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New laws to prosecute financial abusers planned by government

Monday, 21 January 2019 | News

People who manipulate and control their partner’s money could face prosecution for the first time, under new government plans to widen the statutory definition of domestic abuse.

Low-income earners missing out on flagship Help to Save scheme: here’s how to take advantage of the 50% bonus

Monday, 21 January 2019 | News

Low-income earners can get a 50p bonus for every £1 they save, but figures show uptake of the savings incentive has so far been slow.

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.

My money lessons: Paying for the wedding of their dreams

Friday, 11 January 2019 | Article

When Jack Sandford met the love of his life he found enjoying the good things and planning for the future a tough balancing act.

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

Nine reasons not to join a gym: How to get fit on the cheap

Tuesday, 12 February 2019 | Article

Britons spend more than £4 billion a year on gym memberships, with the average gym goer paying £40 a month, whether they get round to using their gym or not.

How to get a pay rise in 2019

Thursday, 28 February 2019 | Article

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

Thousands of bereaved spouses pay unnecessary tax on inherited Isas

Wednesday, 02 January 2019 | News

Thousands of bereaved partners could be incurring unnecessary tax bills because they fail to take advantage of an Isa transfer allowance.

Weird and wonderful budgeting tips

Tuesday, 23 April 2019 | Article

Are you living from one pay day to the next and failing to save anything for your future? To get a better grip on your cashflow, try adopting some of these old-school budgeting tips with a modern-day twist

Have yourself a merry little tax return: thousands file self-assessments on Christmas Day

Thursday, 27 December 2018 | News

Thousands of taxpayers filed self-assessment returns on Christmas Day, according to HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC).