Money saving with the world wide web

Monday, 19 March 2018 | Blog | By Helen Knapman

Practical skills are in danger of dying out, warned a recent survey that landed in my Inbox. It seems we millennials are far less likely than our older peers to know how to carry out certain tasks.

Buy-to-let investing shouldn’t replace a sound pension plan

Wednesday, 14 March 2018 | Blog | By Moira O'Neill

“I can only last another 10 years in this job,” says my friend over dinner. “How much retirement income will I get from the state?”

Five tips to help you put a retirement plan together

Tuesday, 13 March 2018 | Blog | By Jonathan Watts-Lay

If you think that retirement plans are only for the super wealthy, or if you’ve just not got round to it yet, or even that you think retirement is too far away, then think again.

Where are the female fund managers?

Wednesday, 07 March 2018 | Blog | By Darius McDermott

Fund management, as a career seems to be one that is more stumbled upon, than targeted.

Your shout: Moneywise readers have their say in February 2018

Monday, 05 March 2018 | Blog | By Helen Knapman

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

Check your packaged insurance T’s & C’s before travelling

Monday, 19 February 2018 | Blog | By Mark Stroud

In the mad rush to get ready for a holiday, there’s always something you forget. Worryingly, that something is often travel insurance.

Does anyone really need a £1,000 mobile phone?

Thursday, 15 February 2018 | Blog | By Mark Stammers

We really love our smartphones in the UK. Ownership increased from just over half (52%) of the UK population in 2012 to a staggering eight in 10 (85%) people in 2017, according to Deloitte’s Global Mobile Survey – UK 2017.

Five reasons to be positive about market falls

Tuesday, 06 February 2018 | Blog | By Richard Stammers

For anyone who might be alarmed by today’s stock market news, here are my five tips to help you stay positive.

Save £100s haggling over your mobile bill

Monday, 05 February 2018 | Blog | By Helen Knapman

What would you do with a £550 windfall?

Expect some serious watering down of the state pension

Tuesday, 30 January 2018 | Blog | By Moira O'Neill

Topping up your state pension is probably a good idea if you are retiring this year.