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FOMO could cost you £500 a year - just learn to say no!

Tuesday, 26 February 2019 | Blog | By Edmund Greaves

Edmund Greaves counts the cost of jetting off on a friend’s stag weekend

One workplace pension provider cutting charges won’t help most workers if they can’t switch

Friday, 22 February 2019 | Blog | By Edmund Greaves

Major workplace pension provider The People’s Pension has announced it plans to cut its annual management charges.

"HMRC asked me to pay IHT on my mother’s Isa cash": Moneywise readers' best comments and letters

Wednesday, 13 February 2019 | 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 January 2018

The day crooks tried to buy £600 of champagne with my debit card

Friday, 01 February 2019 | Blog | By Edmund Greaves

Even financial journalists can be targeted by fraudsters, as Edmund Greaves has discovered

My investments right now are a sea of red

Thursday, 14 February 2019 | Blog | By Rachel Rickard Straus

"I have to take a deep breath before I check their performance online and peer through my fingers," writes Rachel Rickard Straus

Keep calm and spread your risk: managing your investments in the era of Brexit

Friday, 01 February 2019 | Blog | By Michelle Pearce-Burke

The Brexit clock is firmly ticking. After almost two years since Article 50 was invoked, the 29 March deadline is just about all that can we can be certain of when it comes to Brexit.

Investing: I like to go with the flow

Wednesday, 30 January 2019 | Blog | By Jeff Prestridge

"Drip, drip, drip is the term I more readily use to describe my long-standing approach to all things to do with investing," writes Jeff Prestridge

Why don’t people switch energy providers? Five behavioural insights to think about

Wednesday, 23 January 2019 | Blog | By Jessica Exton

Paying bills is so mundane, it’s like breathing. And unless something goes seriously wrong, we don’t think about breathing, we just do it.

Jeff Prestridge: my sons' baby steps on the first-time buyers’ ladder

Friday, 18 January 2019 | Blog | By Jeff Prestridge

My middle son – one of three – and his fiancée have a great year ahead of them. Fingers crossed, they will move into their first-home in the coming weeks, a three-bedroom semi-detached house in Hertfordshire.