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Winner! Financial Blog of the Year, Headlinemoney Awards 2017

“Hi, I’m Andy Webb. I’m a blogger, journalist and a bit of a money geek. Be Clever With Your Cash is my way of sharing how I spend, save and manage my money to get the best value possible – and by reading the blog I hope you can do the same.”

Andy Webb

Founder & Editor, Be Clever With Your Cash

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Apps to take advantage of your open banking data

From analysing your spending to automating savings, sharing your banking data can help you better understand your finances. There's been a huge amount of coverage in the press about "open banking" - a new rule the banks have to follow that means they have to let you...

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Latest podcast

Cash Chats ep45: Get out of debt and take back control

The cost of Christmas is hitting home thanks to depleted bank balances and credit card bills dropping through the letterbox making it a tough time of year. But rather than let it get you down, add fixing your finances to your resolutions for the year. If you're...

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Cash Chats 44: How you can be clever with your cash in 2018

In the first episode of the podcast's second season I want to share how being clever with your cash can save you a huge amount of money this year. When I started the blog in 2014 I set myself a challenge. I wanted to see just how much money I could save in a year. And...

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Winner! Financial Blog of the Year, Headlinemoney Awards 2017

Latest blog, deals and podcasts

Apps to take advantage of your open banking data

From analysing your spending to automating savings, sharing your banking data can help you better understand your finances. There's been a huge amount of coverage in the press about "open banking" - a new rule the banks have to follow that means they have to let you...

read more

The reusable cups that’ll save you money (and the planet)

Buy a reusable cup and save money at the coffee shop. Thanks to Blue Planet 2 lots of people who weren't bothered about recycling and single-use plastic have had a change of heart. But, as we've heard a lot recently, not everything can be recycled - including most...

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Spend £10 get £15 cashback for new Quidco sign ups

Get a free £15 spend thousands of shops with this Quidco sign up bonus offer. I'm a big fan of cashback and - even better - you can often get an extra bonus when you sign up for the first time. Quidco is one of the big cashback sites, and I'll list the best deals...

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Cash Chats ep45: Get out of debt and take back control

The cost of Christmas is hitting home thanks to depleted bank balances and credit card bills dropping through the letterbox making it a tough time of year. But rather than let it get you down, add fixing your finances to your resolutions for the year. If you're...

read more

The best bank switching, cashback and interest offers

One of the quickest ways to make some extra cash is to take advantage of the very competitive current account market and get a switching bonus, cashback or high interest on your savings. If you've been with the same bank since your first job or University, you're...

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Andy’s “must read” posts

My week of being clever with my cash

These are the kinds of savings I make every week - and you can do it too. When I started Be Clever With Your Cash I wrote a series of blog posts under the title Save-ometer. Every day for a year - every single day - I kept track of what I spent and how much money...

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2017: Six easy ways to make nearly £2,000

It's all well and good to try and save money, but you should be thinking about earning extra cash too. And we're talking decent sums of money - possibly more than £2,000. Each of the money making actions I've listed below might take a little time, but they're all easy...

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2017: Six quick and easy ways to save £1,500

Screw the excuses. You've 12 months to tackle these six easy savings and you could be better off to the tune of £1,500 in 2017 - perhaps even more. Whether you want to tackle them all in one go or space them out through the year, each of my six top savings is a...

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Andy’s top cash hack savings

Cash hack: free magazines trick, and other ways to save

Don't pay full price when you can get free or discounted magazine copies and subscriptions. For about 20 years I subscribed to the film magazine Empire (yes I was a young movie addict), but I stopped reading it a few years ago as even special offers and discounts...

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Swap old clothes for H&M or M&S vouchers

Planning on upgrading your wardrobe? Get rid of some old gear to help save on something new. H&M and M&S both have schemes that let you swap old clothes for vouchers. It's a great way to clear the clutter and save at the same time. Plus it's far better that items go...

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