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Let’s end the student loans misconception - before it costs us our retirement

Tuesday, 18 September 2018 | Blog | By Edmund Greaves

Paying off student loans above key life goals is just a bad idea.

Your shout: Moneywise readers have their say in August 2018

Tuesday, 18 September 2018 | Blog | By Hannah Nemeth

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

Jeff Prestridge: investing in your children’s future

Monday, 17 September 2018 | Blog | By Jeff Prestridge

If you have children or grandchildren and want to give them a head start, get investing early on their behalf.

The Brexit effect: is it time to sell your UK assets?

Wednesday, 29 August 2018 | Blog | By Brad Holland

With so much uncertainty and speculation, should investors still hold UK assets?

We need to talk about savings: it’s time to break the taboo

Wednesday, 29 August 2018 | Blog | By Toby Triebel

I am not a big fan of avocado on toast. Whether served for breakfast, or used as a catch-all phrase to talk about millennial spending habits, I find it lacks substance.

Complaining: a tale of two companies’ customer service

Tuesday, 28 August 2018 | Blog | By Helen Knapman

Complaining.

Earn extra money: become a film extra and meet Michael Caine

Friday, 24 August 2018 | Blog | By Jasmine Birtles

I’ve recently found that a lot of people have been coming to my website, MoneyMagpie.com, to get information on how to make money as a film extra.

Your shout: Moneywise readers have their say in July 2018

Friday, 24 August 2018 | Blog | By Hannah Nemeth

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

Don’t put up with poor customer service

Tuesday, 21 August 2018 | Blog | By Jeff Prestridge

It is rare for me to write the words ‘customer service par excellence’ and ‘financial services’ in the same sentence. They are not natural bedfellows.

Don’t be afraid to haggle - you’ll be surprised how easy it is to get a better price

Tuesday, 14 August 2018 | Blog | By Edmund Greaves

I remember my first experience of haggling well. It wasn’t actually me doing the haggling, but my formidable little Italian mother.