Articles by Lily Canter

Moneywise investigation: are 'dream home' raffles turning into a nightmare?

Wednesday, 17 April 2019 | Article

Property prize draws have been in the news as several quirky homes have come up for grabs. But when the ticket money dries up, many disappear into the ether. Moneywise investigates

New job, old pension? It’s time to review the situation

Wednesday, 06 March 2019 | Article

Evaluating your pension may be the last thing on your mind when changing jobs. But new schemes can offer both opportunities and drawbacks. Here are the key questions to ask yourself and your new employer.

Make your own loo roll: 10 green household tips that won’t cost the earth

Tuesday, 11 December 2018 | Article

From making reusable loo paper to paying only for the ingredients you need, living a sustainable lifestyle can save you money. Read our guide to creating your own eco home

Speak your mind and get paid for it

Tuesday, 04 December 2018 | Article

From mystery shopping to reviewing restaurants, there’s money to be made from giving your opinion – here’s how

'Free' childcare scheme sparks nursery fee rise for parents

Tuesday, 04 September 2018 | News

Parents have seen a rise in childcare fees since the introduction of the government’s 30 ‘free’ hours scheme a year ago, according to two new reports.

Top state schools push property prices up by 15%

Saturday, 01 September 2018 | News

Property prices have grown nearly twice as fast in areas that are close to top performing English state schools over the past five years, according to research by Lloyds Bank.

Competition watchdog takes Viagogo to High Court

Friday, 31 August 2018 | News

Ticket reseller Viagogo is being taken to the High Court by the competition watchdog for failing to improve its practices.

Millennials “confused” by pension rules, study warns

Friday, 31 August 2018 | News

Employers are being urged to explain “confusing” pension rules after a report found that 53% of millennials struggle to understand their workplace schemes.

Exclusive: Wonga complaints rise by 3,000% in four years

Friday, 31 August 2018 | News

Exclusive figures obtained by Moneywise reveal that complaints handler Resolver saw a 3,378% increase in Wonga cases between 2014 and 2018.

Wonga collapses into administration

Thursday, 30 August 2018 | News

Payday lender Wonga has announced plans to file for administration.