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This is where you’ll find the latest articles we write about the ways to be clever with your cash – from tips on saving, spending and understanding your relationship with your finances through to money news and product reviews.

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Mortgages: a guide to fixed rates

Are you wondering whether to fix your mortgage rate? This is what you need to know Fixed rate mortgages are ... Read More
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Nationwide FlexPlus review: what do you get with it?

Nationwide FlexPlus review: what do you get with it?

The Nationwide packaged account includes added insurance for a monthly fee Nationwide FlexPlus is a packaged bank account, so it's ... Read More
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Is Gousto value for money?

Is Gousto value for money?

We compare the recipe box favourite to groceries from the supermarket A box of all the ingredients, complete with an ... Read More
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Virgin Money Club M account review

Virgin Money Club M account review

The Virgin Money packaged account has a benefit that other packaged accounts don’t have  Is it worth paying for a ... Read More
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When direct debits are a bad idea

When direct debits are a bad idea

Watch out for hidden extra costs Most of the time paying your bill by direct debit will save you money ... Read More
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Best Lifetime ISAs for 2024

Best Lifetime ISAs for 2024

Our picks of the Cash and Stocks & Shares LISAs Lifetime ISAs are a great way to save up for ... Read More
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July 2024's credit card & BNPL news & round-up

July 2024’s credit card & BNPL news & round-up

The latest news to help you get the most from your credit card. Here's my monthly update sharing changes for ... Read More
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Virgin Red - the best ways to collect and spend Virgin points

Virgin Red – the best ways to collect and spend Virgin points

More than just airmiles Virgin’s loyalty scheme goes across many of their brands, from flights to banking, and experiences to ... Read More
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Is it worth selling old books, DVDs, games and CDs online?

Is it worth selling old books, DVDs, games and CDs online?

We look at the trade-in apps available and what they offer Over the years I’ve accumulated hundreds of CDs, books ... Read More