Articles by Helen Knapman

Child burial fees to be waived in England

Wednesday, 04 April 2018 | News

Parents in England will no longer have to meet the costs of burials or cremations for children who die under the age of 18.

Find out how women can mind the investment gap in April’s Moneywise out now

Thursday, 29 March 2018 | News

With gender pay gaps very much in the news at present and women often taking career breaks to care for children or elderly parents, it’s vital women take control of their financial planning.

‘We’re all responsible for teaching kids about finance’

Thursday, 29 March 2018 | News

It’s the responsibility of all of us to ensure children are taught about personal finance, the results of a poll reveal.

Iresa banned from taking on new energy customers

Tuesday, 27 March 2018 | News

Energy supplier Iresa has been banned by the regulator from taking on new customers until it resolves customer service issues.

Moneywise users add to investments before tax year close

Monday, 26 March 2018 | News

Six in 10 (61%) users have made or plan to make an investment before the end of the tax year on 5 April.

Owl is the Winnie-the-Pooh character that best reflects readers' personal finances

Friday, 23 March 2018 | News

Wise old Owl is the character from A. A. Milne’s popular Winnie-the-Pooh series that best reflects users’ feelings about their personal finances.

Your shout: Moneywise readers have their say in March 2018

Tuesday, 03 April 2018 | Blog | By Helen Knapman

Each month we publish the best comments, emails and letters from our readers. Here are the best of March 2018.

To be charged for a student loan or not to be charged, that is the question

Tuesday, 27 March 2018 | Blog | By Helen Knapman

Hamlet’s soliloquy is one I studied during my A-levels, while weighing up whether to go on to study for an English literature or a journalism degree.

Next generation investment trust dividend heroes revealed - including two First 50 funds

Wednesday, 21 March 2018 | News

Investors searching for the ‘next generation’ investment trusts that offer the prospect of consistent dividend growth can choose from a 21-strong list, including two

Vodafone mobile users to be hit with 3.6% price hike

Tuesday, 20 March 2018 | News

Vodafone customers with a pay monthly contract who signed up on or after 5 May 2016 will be hit with a 3.6% price hike from April.