Benefits

Brits blow £150 within 24 hours of getting paid

Friday, 03 April 2015 | News

The average Brit spends £153 within 24 hours of payday, while 10% splurge more than £500.

Benefits you're entitled to: over-65s

Friday, 12 May 2017 | Article

Are you struggling to make ends meet? You'll be surprised at the financial support on offer in the lead-up to retirement and beyond.

Benefits you're entitled to: state pension age

Friday, 12 May 2017 | Article

Are you struggling to make ends meet? You'll be surprised at the financial support on offer in the lead-up to retirement and beyond.

Benefits you're entitled to: the over-60s

Friday, 12 May 2017 | Article

Are you struggling to make ends meet? You'll be surprised at the financial support on offer in the lead-up to retirement and beyond.

My money matters, with entrepreneur Duncan Bannatyne

Friday, 27 March 2015 | Article

Having established his first business back in the 1970s, he went on to build and run a successful care home company that he eventually sold for £26 million in 1996.

Budget 2015: Personal allowance to rise again

Wednesday, 18 March 2015 | News

Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne has announced a further increase in the personal allowance from £10,600 in 2015-16 to £10,800 in 2016-17.

Minimum wage to rise to £6.70 in October

Tuesday, 17 March 2015 | News

The national minimum wage for those aged 21 and over will rise by 20p an hour to £6.70 in October.

Your work problems solved

Monday, 16 February 2015 | Article

Q: I graduated from a red-brick university 12 years ago with a good degree, speak three languages and had initially worked my way up in a charity, only to be signed off with stress when I hit a medium level of...

Benefit fraud penalty could more than double to £5K

Thursday, 29 January 2015 | News

The maximum penalty for benefit fraud could be more than doubled from £2,000 to £5,000 if Parliament agrees to the change today.

Benefits you're entitled to: Child tax credit

Monday, 31 July 2017 | Article

Child tax credit is a benefit you may be entitled to if you’re responsible for children.