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Can I claim any benefits if my husband works but I don't?

Monday, 12 January 2015 | Question and Answer

There is a range of different types of benefits and tax credits you could be entitled to but whether you can claim any of these will depend on your circumstances.

Earnings match inflation in four-year first

Wednesday, 16 April 2014 | News

Workers' wages have caught up with inflation for the first time since 2010.

Financial tips for the disabled

Friday, 18 March 2016 | Article

No one ever thinks it will happen to them but the reality is that all too often fate steps in and thousands are left disabled every year.

Budget 2014: Tax-free personal allowance to rise to £10,500

Wednesday, 19 March 2014 | News

The government has announced that no-one will pay any income tax at all from April 2015 – if they earn below £10,500.

Budget 2014: Welfare cap set at £119.5 billion

Wednesday, 19 March 2014 | News

In his 2014 budget, chancellor George Osborne said the government's cap on welfare spending would be £119.5 billion in 2015/16 and would rise in line with inflation for the next five years.

Minimum wage to rise to £6.50 a hour

Wednesday, 12 March 2014 | News

The national minimum wage (NMW) will rise to £6.50 a hour from 1 October 2014, the government said today after it accepted the Low Pay Commission's (LPC) recommendations.

How can my daughter get into marketing?

Monday, 10 March 2014 | Question and Answer

It's great to hear that your daughter has an interest in a career before graduation, although I'd like to know more about how she has decided on marketing as it has a very glamorous reputation and not everyone appreciates...

Should you consider a career in marketing?

Monday, 10 March 2014 | Article

Marketing is a popular career choice and no wonder. In the digital age, marketing and technology are often described as the engine room of a business.

A fifth take on second jobs to pay the bills

Friday, 07 February 2014 | News

More than 8.5 million British adults have been forced to take on a second job to make ends meet, a debt charity has revealed.

Ten top tips for your CV

Tuesday, 30 December 2014 | Article

1. Less is more - summarise your experience and stick to two pages max.