Articles by Rosie Murray-West

Planning a grown-up gap year? How three families achieved their dream

Friday, 15 July 2016 | Article

Here’s how two families and one lone traveller achieved their dreams of seeing the world. 

The essential guide to planning a grown-up gap year

Tuesday, 30 May 2017 | Article

Travelling the world is a cherished dream for many, but saving, budgeting and planning for a long trip can be a daunting task.

Mobile phones: How to avoid a nasty 'bill shock' if you roam abroad

Thursday, 30 June 2016 | Article

A two-week holiday abroad can lead to an expensive roaming bill for using your mobile phone in a way that you take for granted in the UK.

Benefits you're entitled to: the over-50s

Friday, 12 May 2017 | Article

Are you struggling to make ends meet? You'll be surprised at the financial support on offer in the lead-up to retirement and beyond.

Benefits you're entitled to: over-65s

Friday, 12 May 2017 | Article

Are you struggling to make ends meet? You'll be surprised at the financial support on offer in the lead-up to retirement and beyond.

Benefits you're entitled to: state pension age

Friday, 12 May 2017 | Article

Are you struggling to make ends meet? You'll be surprised at the financial support on offer in the lead-up to retirement and beyond.

Benefits you're entitled to: the over-60s

Friday, 12 May 2017 | Article

Are you struggling to make ends meet? You'll be surprised at the financial support on offer in the lead-up to retirement and beyond.

Benefits you're entitled to: the over-50s

Wednesday, 01 April 2015 | News

According to older people's charity Age UK, 16% - or 1.8 million - of pensioners live in poverty, and yet the benefits targeted at this section of society are the most likely to go unclaimed.

How to complain about your energy supplier

Monday, 08 September 2014 | Article

The amount we spend on heating and lighting our homes has soared in recent years, and we're all familiar with that sickening feeling when you open your energy bill to find that you owe a large amount.

What to do if your holiday goes wrong

Thursday, 31 July 2014 | Article

When you are dreaming of your two-week break in the sun, the last thing you want to think about is how you will cope if it doesn't live up to your expectations.