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29 years of helping you with your finances
Articles by Sally Hamilton
Don't let your energy bills soar this winter
When the nights draw in, don't just invest in a new winter wardrobe for yourself, think about keeping your home warm too.
Profit from investment trusts
Investment trusts are collective investments listed on the stockmarket. They are popular with parents saving over the long…
Tax-free investing for kids
When parents decide to squirrel away cash for their children's future, they want that money to work as hard as it can to…
Are your family finances squeezed?
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge will face few worries about meeting the cost of their new baby, George, but for lesser…
Save for your child's pension
Locking up savings for at least 55 years in a pension plan sounds like a cruel trick to play on the younger generation - who…
Control your kids' cash with a trust fund
Trust funds are not just for stars of the TV hit series Made in Chelsea. More ordinary folk can benefit from them, too.
Ditch the banks and join the social lending crowd
Sick of the banks, their paltry savings rates and tight-fisted attitudes to lending? Well, join the growing club - or rather,…
Six ways to ensure your car claim isn't rejected
Despite paying their premiums year in and year out to their insurer Great Benefit, a couple whose child suffers from leukaemia…
Top five financial fibs
1. Secret squirrelsAccording to website Moneysupermarket, one in 10 people in relationships prefer to keep mum on…
Men or women: Who is better at handling the family finances?
Who's got the most financial nous in your house?If it is the woman of the family then your household is part of a…