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Half of Moneywise readers check their change for rare coins - here's what to look out for

Thursday, 14 February 2019 | News

Nearly half of all Moneywise readers check their change for rare coins, our latest poll reveals.

Inflation drops to 1.8% - its lowest level in two years

Wednesday, 13 February 2019 | News

Inflation has fallen to its lowest level since January 2017, offering welcome relief to cash-strapped households. 

Rarest 50p in Britain sells for £109 - do you have one stashed away?

Tuesday, 22 January 2019 | News

The Kew Gardens 50p coin, one of the rarest in circulation, sold for £109 on auction site eBay yesterday.

Commemorative 50p coin set worth £90 sells out in one hour - and is now on eBay for £499

Monday, 14 January 2019 | News

The Royal Mint launched a series of 50p coins to commemorate 50 years of its circulation, but has sold out in just one hour.

Turn your hobby into a successful business

Tuesday, 08 January 2019 | Article

Ever dreamt of ditching the nine-to-five in favour of making a part-time hobby a full-time reality? Four successful small business owners share their tips on how to make it work

How to get a pay rise in 2019

Friday, 04 January 2019 | Article

I’ve employed hundreds of people and have seen many great and many awful pitches for a pay rise.

My money lessons: Coin enthusiast turns to cryptocurrency collecting

Wednesday, 12 December 2018 | Article

Jon Bannister (pictured below) was challenged by friends to collect a complete set of 54 rare 50p coins. But when coins became harder to collect, he switched to cryptocurrency.

Speak your mind and get paid for it

Tuesday, 04 December 2018 | Article

From mystery shopping to reviewing restaurants, there’s money to be made from giving your opinion – here’s how

Are you owed a refund?

Friday, 23 November 2018 | Article

Here are five refunds you could be owed – and how to claim them

What would you do if you won the lottery?

Tuesday, 20 November 2018 | Blog | By Rachel Rickard Straus

I’ve only ever played it a handful of times, but I’ve always got an answer to that question.