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It’s time to rethink why we buy property

Friday, 01 June 2018 | Blog | By Edmund Greaves

Millennials need to decide whether getting on to the property ladder is truly worth it.

Action is needed to help struggling mortgage borrowers

Friday, 01 June 2018 | Blog | By Helen Knapman

Homeownership is lauded in the UK, with scheme after scheme available to help first-time buyers on to the ladder.

When is the best time to shop the sales?

Friday, 18 May 2018 | Blog | By Stuart McClure

We all love a bargain, but waiting for a sale to start can be frustrating, and even more so when you miss the boat on items you had on your watch list.

National Numeracy Day: 10 tricks to teach kids about money

Wednesday, 16 May 2018 | Blog | By Sarah Coles

Today is the first ever National Numeracy Day, spreading the incredibly positive message that we can all learn to be better with numbers: whatever our age and stage.

SATs, financial education and why it's time for us all to get off our 'Rs'

Wednesday, 16 May 2018 | Blog | By Justin Urquhart Stewart

They say good things come in threes. But the three ‘Rs’ gets you just three words and only one of which actually begins with the letter R!

We're all responsible for teaching kids about finance

Monday, 14 May 2018 | Blog | By Helen Knapman

It’s the responsibility of all of us to ensure children are taught about personal finance, the results of a recent Moneywise.co.uk poll reveal.

Your shout: Moneywise readers have their say in April 2018

Thursday, 03 May 2018 | Blog | By Helen Knapman

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

Don't squander your pension investments

Tuesday, 01 May 2018 | Blog | By Edmund Greaves

The auto-enrolment phenomenon has created a new generation of pension savers. But the next decision these savers need to make is how best to invest that money for their future.

TSB, willow and wheezing tech: How banking has fallen behind

Tuesday, 01 May 2018 | Blog | By Holly Mackay

TSB banking customers have had a nightmare couple of weeks; unable to access accounts, check balances, and make payments. This is after a huge re-platforming exercise, which went horribly wrong.

Five common questions we ask IFAs - and the answers

Wednesday, 18 April 2018 | Blog | By Anne McClean

Everyone, of my clients’ financial situations is unique to them, and yet there are some common financial goals that I am asked about time and time again, along with the question; “can I afford to do this?”