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It’s the most wonderful time of the year, so invest in yourself and your family

Friday, 07 December 2018 | Blog | By Edmund Greaves

Lo and behold, Christmas is upon us once again.

Investing in Monzo, and what you could consider instead

Wednesday, 05 December 2018 | Blog | By Edmund Greaves

I invested £100 in Monzo, but I don’t think it’s a very good idea.

Jasmine Birtles: Too lazy for my 'life laundry'

Friday, 30 November 2018 | Blog | By Jasmine Birtles

“I hate housework,” said Joan Rivers. “You make the beds, you do the dishes and six months later you have to start all over again!”

When phishing gets personal

Thursday, 29 November 2018 | Blog | By Rachel Lacey

There I was scrolling through my email, past the never-ending promotions from every online retailer I have ever shopped with, when one more personal message stopped me in my tracks.

Diversify if you’re worried about exchange rates

Wednesday, 21 November 2018 | Blog | By Darius McDermott

We usually only think about currencies when it comes to holiday spending money. However, currencies – or more specifically exchange rates – can also have an impact on our investments

The irony of running a giftcard competition: Moneywise readers' best comments and letters from October 2018

Tuesday, 20 November 2018 | Blog | By The Moneywise Team

Each month we publish the best comments, emails and letters from our readers, the star of which will win a £50 M&S giftcard. Here are the best of October 2018

What would you do if you won the lottery?

Tuesday, 20 November 2018 | Blog | By Rachel Rickard Straus

I’ve only ever played it a handful of times, but I’ve always got an answer to that question.

Free money does grow on trees - you just need to look up once in a while

Friday, 09 November 2018 | Blog | By Edmund Greaves

Readers, I must make a confession. I haven’t been taking full advantage of the free money on offer.

The magic - and danger - of compounding

Wednesday, 07 November 2018 | Blog | By Jeff Prestridge

Compounding is a financial ‘trick’ that the late great Tommy Cooper would have approved of

Move over, Amazon - it’s time to shop around in China

Wednesday, 31 October 2018 | Blog | By Darius McDermott

​America's Black Friday is a drop in the ocean compared to ‘Chinese Singles Day’