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Is auto-enrolment lulling millennials into a state of false security?

Monday, 21 August 2017 | Blog | By Helen Knapman

Since the launch of automatic enrolment in October 2012, the number of people saving into a workplace pension has increased from 10.7 million to 16.2 million, according to the government.

Your Shout: Moneywise readers have their say

Monday, 31 July 2017 | Blog | By Helen Knapman

Each month we publish the best comments, emails and letters by our readers. Here are the best of July 2017:

Lloyds teams up with Macmillan to help customers affected by cancer

Monday, 31 July 2017 | Blog | By Helen Knapman

It’s been a tough week for Lloyds Banking Group – first it had to set aside an additional £700...

Forget the lattes and avocado on toast – millennials are saving for their futures

Friday, 21 July 2017 | Blog | By Helen Knapman

Millennials have arguably been dealt a trickier hand in life to deal with than their parents; we’ve got ever-increasing rent and house prices to contend with, pretty much no final salary pension schemes to prop ourselves up...

Jane Austen: the face of the new £10 note

Tuesday, 18 July 2017 | Blog | By Rachel Lacey

Over the next few months you might starting noticing a new face on your tenners.

My buy-to-let flat is plagued by unwanted guests – and not just the two-legged variety

Wednesday, 05 July 2017 | Blog | By Hannah Nemeth

A couple of years ago, I wrote a blog highlighting the problems I had dealing with the freeholder, Camden Council, over problems my tenants faced with bed bugs and rising damp.

To sell or not to sell: can we justify being a two-car family?

Tuesday, 27 June 2017 | Blog | By Rachel Lacey

It’s neither cool, nor stylish but I love my ‘champagne’ Renault Scenic.

How I taught my five children 10 lessons about money

Thursday, 15 June 2017 | Blog | By Charles Calkin

You start with great plans to go through the Financial Times with them every morning but it doesn’t seem to happen! I'm a financial planner and father of five adult children. While my wife and I may not have taught my...

Young people across the country are getting involved in My Money Week

Wednesday, 07 June 2017 | Blog | By Russell Winnard

Students across the country are about to get excited about money, writes Russell Winnard, head of educator facing programme and services at Young Enterprise. 

City Survivors: Cut the cost of being a wedding guest with something old or borrowed

Wednesday, 24 May 2017 | Blog | By Helen Knapman

"Here comes the bride, all fat and wide,” goes the somewhat mean-spirited lyric.