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Half of older homeowners never check benefit entitlement - find out if you can claim thousands of pounds

Monday, 25 March 2019 | News

Older homeowners are being encouraged to check their state benefit entitlement as research shows just over half have never done so.

Deal of the week: Mother's Day special discount deals round up

Friday, 22 March 2019 | News

Mother’s Day is nearly here so why not show her how special she is with the perfect gift.

Do I pay national insurance now I’m self-employed?

Wednesday, 20 March 2019 | Question and Answer

Like most employed people, you are required to pay NICs if you are under state pension age. There are two types of national insurance if you are self-employed – class two and class four.

How can I avoid going into the 40% tax bracket when being paid a bonus?

Tuesday, 19 March 2019 | Question and Answer

Congratulations on getting a bonus, this is good news.

Employment levels highest since records began as wage growth continues to outstrip inflation

Tuesday, 19 March 2019 | News

More people in the UK are in work than ever before, as wages grow faster than the cost of living.

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.

Probate fee hikes of up to £6,000 ARE a tax, official statistics say despite government claiming otherwise

Thursday, 14 March 2019 | News

The overhaul of probate fees has caused fresh controversy after the new fee structure was referred to as a tax by the government in a new report, despite ministers saying it wasn’t last year.

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.

The DWP owes me £100 towards my winter fuel allowance

Wednesday, 13 March 2019 | Article

Moneywise helps a reader whose mother is owed money

Spring Statement 2019: government confirms import tariff reductions to cut costs for consumers in the event of no deal Brexit

Wednesday, 13 March 2019 | News

The government has announced plans for a new temporary tariff regime, designed to reduce the risk of economic damage should the UK leave the EU without a deal.