Family life

Why you need a will before it’s too late

Tuesday, 03 November 2015 | Article

Thinking about the future isn’t for everyone. Some people prefer to just let life happen. But there are some things worth planning for. If you want to be sure your wishes will be met after you die, then a will is vital.

Proud - and broke - at my daughter's graduation

Thursday, 29 October 2015 | Blog | By Hannah Nemeth

In September, I attended the graduation ceremony of my daughter Amy in London, along with hundreds of other proud parents.

Being an executor is a risky business

Tuesday, 13 October 2015 | Article

If someone has asked you to be the executor of their will, beware of biting off more than you can chew.

Kids need to earn their pocket money

Tuesday, 08 September 2015 | Article

I started receiving pocket money from my parents when I was around 10 years old.

Back to school money-saving offers

Wednesday, 26 August 2015 | News

With the start of the new school year just around the corner, you're probably on the lookout for a few last-minute bargains.

The holes in our schools' finance curriculum

Monday, 12 December 2016 | Blog | By The Moneywise Team

As a 16-year-old who's just finished her GCSEs, it's fair to say I have little to no financial awareness.

Uni of Leicester has cheapest cost of living for students

Thursday, 13 August 2015 | News

The University of Leicester has been revealed as the most affordable for first-year students for the second year running.

£310 spare cash per month buys you happiness

Friday, 07 August 2015 | News

The nation's happiest 10% of people have at least £310 a month as spare cash, nearly double what the average Joe has to enjoy.

Most parents want money taught in primary school

Tuesday, 04 August 2015 | News

Three-quarters of parents want their children to be taught budgeting skills in primary school.

78,000 overpay student loans by £580

Friday, 31 July 2015 | News

Tens of thousands of former students have overpaid their student loans by £580 on average.