Articles by Ruth Jackson

Take a #TechFree15 minute break to protect your devices

Tuesday, 07 November 2017 | Article

Are you reading this article on your smartphone, tablet or laptop?

The success of the Innovative Finance Isa

Thursday, 10 August 2017 | Article

The number of peer-to-peer Isa providers is steadily growing.

Number of pensioners paying tax soars: How to cut your bill

Saturday, 29 July 2017 | News

There has been a sharp rise in the number of pensioners having to pay tax, according to new figures, with over 6.39 million retired people still paying tax.

New pound coin 'yet to be forged'

Friday, 28 July 2017 | News

The new £1 coin has been declared the most secure form of currency in the world after being in circulation for four months.

Mortgage borrowers punished for loyalty

Thursday, 27 July 2017 | News

Stay loyal to your mortgage lender and you could be penalised by as much as £1,000 a year, according to new research by Citizens Advice.

Sharp rise in personal loans ‘dangerous’ for the economy

Tuesday, 25 July 2017 | News

The Bank of England has warned that a sharp rise in personal loans could be dangerous for the economy as the nation continues to increase its debt.

Electricity innovation could save consumers £40bn

Monday, 24 July 2017 | News

A government initiative to change the way electricity is created and stored could save consumers up to £40 billion, according to energy regulator Ofgem.

Top 20 money-saving websites

Tuesday, 27 June 2017 | Article

There are so many online tools out there that can help you to save money. Here are Moneywise’s top 20:

20 ways to beat inflation

Wednesday, 03 May 2017 | Article

Will my son get his 25% Isa top-up as a mortgage-free property owner?

Tuesday, 25 April 2017 | Question and Answer

My son has a Help-to-Buy Isa worth £3,000 and he wants to buy a house worth £75,000. He doesn’t need a mortgage as I am going to give him the money he needs.