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Can you make a mint collecting old banknotes?

Friday, 10 May 2019 | Article

If you have the passion – and patience – to collect rare examples of banknotes, then you could make much more than their face value – but read on to see if it’s a collection you can bank on

Electricians named as the biggest earners amongst self-employed professionals

Wednesday, 08 May 2019 | News

Electricians have been revealed as the highest earning self-employed professionals, following research from

How will I be taxed if I share a Premium Bond win with workmates?

Thursday, 18 April 2019 | Question and Answer

Premium Bonds can only be held by an individual, and any prize money only goes to the bond holder – in this case, yourself.

Could you cash in on your autograph collection?

Friday, 05 April 2019 | Article

While some celebrities’ autographs can sell for thousands and are highly collectible, others aren’t worth the paper they’re written on.

Sleeping on the job

Thursday, 14 March 2019 | Blog | By Jasmine Birtles

If you’re the sort of person who thinks that life is simply what happens when you’re not allowed to stay in bed, set your alarm. You can make money from your favourite hobby.

My money lessons: Investing for the first time

Wednesday, 13 March 2019 | Article

When second-year student  Ewan Waddington received the nest egg that his family had saved for him over the years, he didn’t splash out on nights out and takeaways as some students might.

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.