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January 2017

Expedia+: Using travel loyalty schemes to save on your holiday

Expedia+: Using travel loyalty schemes to save on your holiday

Published 31 January 2017 by

Is it really the cheapest way to book your break?

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January 2017

Drive safe and get rewards with the Shotgun app

Drive safe and get rewards with the Shotgun app

Published 31 January 2017 by

You could get a free pizza or coffee if you drive safely.

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January 2017

Why QuickCheck might not find you

Why QuickCheck might not find you

Published 30 January 2017 by

Make sure you check your details are right.

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January 2017

Sky viewers are set to lose 13 channels from 1 February

Sky viewers are set to lose 13 channels from 1 February

Published 30 January 2017 by

You will no longer be able to watch the US and Australian Open on Sky.

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January 2017

Service@amazon.co.uk email scam

[email protected] email scam

Published 30 January 2017 by

We take you through how to spot the latest Amazon scam.

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January 2017

Is my credit rating affected by my partner?

Is my credit rating affected by my partner?

Published 29 January 2017 by

Find out if your other half could get you rejected for credit.

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January 2017

What is sum insured contents insurance?

What is sum insured contents insurance?

Published 29 January 2017 by

Get the right amount of contents insurance cover for you.

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January 2017

Clear the snow off your car or you could face a £60 fine

Clear the snow off your car or you could face a £60 fine

Published 29 January 2017 by

We take you through why you should clear all the snow off your car.

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January 2017

How to receive international payments

How to receive international payments

Published 28 January 2017 by

You need to update your information if you regularly get money from overseas.

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January 2017

Email from Department of Education? It's a ransomware scam!

Email from Department of Education? It's a ransomware scam!

Published 28 January 2017 by

Work at a school? Make sure you protect yourself.

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January 2017

Fraudsters are sending phishing emails from 'Migrant Helpline'

Fraudsters are sending phishing emails from 'Migrant Helpline'

Published 27 January 2017 by

Be wary of any confirmation emails from 'Migrant Helpline'.

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January 2017

How much is a speed awareness course?

How much is a speed awareness course?

Published 27 January 2017 by

Find out how much you’ll have to pay if you’ve got a speeding ticket.

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January 2017

New car tax rules in April 2017 โ€“ what do I need to know?

New car tax rules in April 2017 โ€“ what do I need to know?

Published 27 January 2017 by

You might start paying more car tax from April.

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January 2017

Why is my broadband speed slow all of a sudden?

Why is my broadband speed slow all of a sudden?

Published 26 January 2017 by

Ensure you get the broadband speed you pay for.

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January 2017

Chinese New Year 2017: Free family events in the UK

Chinese New Year 2017: Free family events in the UK

Published 26 January 2017 by

From London and Manchester to Birmingham and Edinburgh, find out what you can do for free!

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January 2017

What does U mean on your credit report?

What does U mean on your credit report?

Published 25 January 2017 by

Find out what the codes on your credit report mean.

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January 2017

How to wear white in winter

How to wear white in winter

Published 25 January 2017 by

We throw the fashion rules out of the window!

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January 2017

Notice of Variation โ€“ changes to account name and card issuing

Notice of Variation โ€“ changes to account name and card issuing

Published 25 January 2017 by

We take you through what's changing from April.

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January 2017

How to stop nuisance calls on mobile phones

How to stop nuisance calls on mobile phones

Published 24 January 2017 by

Find out how to stop the spam.

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January 2017

Donโ€™t make your car insurance invalid: Avoid these mistakes

Donโ€™t make your car insurance invalid: Avoid these mistakes

Published 24 January 2017 by

Make sure your car is insured correctly.

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January 2017

How long does it take to get a debit card refund?

How long does it take to get a debit card refund?

Published 23 January 2017 by

We take you through how long a debit card refund takes to arrive.

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January 2017

Could skipping software updates impact your finances?

Could skipping software updates impact your finances?

Published 23 January 2017 by

There's no excuses for dismissing software updates – and here's why.

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January 2017

Income Support: How much could you get?

Income Support: How much could you get?

Published 23 January 2017 by

You might be eligible for Income Support if you work less than 16 hours a week.

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January 2017

Changes to the Terms & Conditions of your thinkmoney Personal Account

Changes to the Terms & Conditions of your thinkmoney Personal Account

Published 23 January 2017 by

We are making some important changes to your thinkmoney Personal Account. 

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January 2017

Changes to the Terms & Conditions of your thinkmoney Personal Account Plus

Changes to the Terms & Conditions of your thinkmoney Personal Account Plus

Published 23 January 2017 by

We are making some important changes to your thinkmoney Personal Account Plus.  

 

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January 2017

If I fit a burglar alarm, can I get a discount on home insurance?

If I fit a burglar alarm, can I get a discount on home insurance?

Published 22 January 2017 by

We explore whether a burglar alarm can reduce your home insurance premiums.

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January 2017

How to check if you've been a victim of the Groupon scam

How to check if you've been a victim of the Groupon scam

Published 22 January 2017 by

You should listen up if you have an account with Groupon!

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January 2017

What is Bank Wizard? How it can affect payments you make

What is Bank Wizard? How it can affect payments you make

Published 22 January 2017 by

You might need to enter a reference when setting up a Faster Payment or standing order and here's why.

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January 2017

What's bedroom-rated home insurance?

What's bedroom-rated home insurance?

Published 21 January 2017 by

Make sure you choose the right kind of contents cover for you.

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January 2017

Can you get a bargain at a lost luggage auction?

Can you get a bargain at a lost luggage auction?

Published 21 January 2017 by

You might be able to earn from a luggage auction - find out more. 

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January 2017

Netflix and Prime: How to have a family film night on a budget

Netflix and Prime: How to have a family film night on a budget

Published 20 January 2017 by

Check out our pick of the best family films on the streaming services.

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January 2017

Moving house? How to cancel your home insurance

Moving house? How to cancel your home insurance

Published 20 January 2017 by

Your home insurance should be at the top of your moving 'to-do' list.

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January 2017

thinkmoney helps Wayne Rooney raise £1.2 million for charity

thinkmoney helps Wayne Rooney raise £1.2 million for charity

Published 20 January 2017 by

The charity is well on the way to meeting its target.

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January 2017

Three steps to paying in cheques successfully

Three steps to paying in cheques successfully

Published 19 January 2017 by

Here's how to pay cheques into your thinkmoney account. 

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January 2017

Key care cover: Can you add it to your car insurance policy?

Key care cover: Can you add it to your car insurance policy?

Published 19 January 2017 by

Key care cover is there to protect you in an emergency.

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January 2017

Broken boiler in rented house: Your rights

Broken boiler in rented house: Your rights

Published 19 January 2017 by

Do you have to fix it yourself?

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January 2017

Men's London Fashion Week 2017 โ€“ get the look

Men's London Fashion Week 2017 โ€“ get the look

Published 18 January 2017 by

Get the upcoming trends this year for less.

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January 2017

What you need to know about standing orders

What you need to know about standing orders

Published 18 January 2017 by

Recipients of standing orders should now receive the money within two hours.

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January 2017

Tax return deadline on 31 January: What you need to know

Tax return deadline on 31 January: What you need to know

Published 18 January 2017 by

You don't have long left to fill out a Self-Assessment tax return.

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January 2017

Death in service and life insurance: Whatโ€™s the difference?

Death in service and life insurance: Whatโ€™s the difference?

Published 17 January 2017 by

Learn the difference between death in service and life insurance.

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January 2017

Home insurance mistakes that could invalidate your policy

Home insurance mistakes that could invalidate your policy

Published 17 January 2017 by

Don’t lose a home insurance claim because of simple errors.

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January 2017

What happens when someone claims on your car insurance?

What happens when someone claims on your car insurance?

Published 16 January 2017 by

Your car insurance premiums can increase if you're at fault for an accident.

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January 2017

What credit checks do letting agents do?

What credit checks do letting agents do?

Published 16 January 2017 by

What can landlords see on your credit history?

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January 2017

Government clamps down on drivers who use their mobiles

Government clamps down on drivers who use their mobiles

Published 16 January 2017 by

Don’t drive and use your handheld phone!

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January 2017

Can one person close a joint bank account?

Can one person close a joint bank account?

Published 15 January 2017 by

Whether you’re splitting up or one of you has passed away, find out the rules.

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January 2017

Lifetime ISA withdrawal penalty scrapped

Lifetime ISA withdrawal penalty scrapped

Published 15 January 2017 by

Now you won’t lose out if you take out money early.

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January 2017

Declined for a credit card? Will it affect your credit score?

Declined for a credit card? Will it affect your credit score?

Published 15 January 2017 by

If you’ve been rejected for a credit card, can it impact your credit score?

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January 2017

How long does it take for a Direct Debit to be returned unpaid?

How long does it take for a Direct Debit to be returned unpaid?

Published 14 January 2017 by

Understanding a returned unpaid Direct Debit. 

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January 2017

Do tax rebates happen automatically?

Do tax rebates happen automatically?

Published 14 January 2017 by

Find out if you’ll need to claim it back yourself.

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January 2017

Minor car accidents: Should you tell your insurer?

Minor car accidents: Should you tell your insurer?

Published 13 January 2017 by

Do you need to report a minor accident to your car insurer?

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January 2017

Moving into a rental flat or house โ€“ can you cover all the costs?

Moving into a rental flat or house โ€“ can you cover all the costs?

Published 13 January 2017 by

Moving into a new rental property? Beware of unexpected bills.

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January 2017

Insurance automatic renewal: Is it legal?

Insurance automatic renewal: Is it legal?

Published 13 January 2017 by

We explore whether your insurer needs to tell you before an automatic renewal.

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January 2017

What 2017 could mean for you and your finances

What 2017 could mean for you and your finances

Published 12 January 2017 by

Will the New Year mean more money in your pocket?

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January 2017

What is an emergency tax code?

What is an emergency tax code?

Published 12 January 2017 by

Find out what it means for your Income Tax.

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January 2017

What to wear to the gym for the first time

What to wear to the gym for the first time

Published 11 January 2017 by

Getting fit for the New Year? Here's where to buy affordable sportswear.

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January 2017

How to make my money last until the end of January

How to make my money last until the end of January

Published 11 January 2017 by

Find out help to stretch your money until the end of the month.

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January 2017

Do you need contents insurance for less than 12 months?

Do you need contents insurance for less than 12 months?

Published 11 January 2017 by

Can you insure your contents for less than a year?

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January 2017

My credit rating is fair, what does this mean?

My credit rating is fair, what does this mean?

Published 10 January 2017 by

Not sure what your credit score means for you? We’ll take you through it here.

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January 2017

What is decreasing term life insurance?

What is decreasing term life insurance?

Published 10 January 2017 by

Is it the right type of cover for you?

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January 2017

It should be easier to find cheap train tickets from this year

It should be easier to find cheap train tickets from this year

Published 9 January 2017 by

There’s a whole host of things set to change in 2017.

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January 2017

Be careful of a new scam targeting Facebook Marketplace users

Be careful of a new scam targeting Facebook Marketplace users

Published 9 January 2017 by

Don’t fall victim to cybercrime on Facebook Marketplace.

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January 2017

SavviBuy: What to do if you're a thinkmoney customer

SavviBuy: What to do if you're a thinkmoney customer

Published 9 January 2017 by

Make sure you're not left out of pocket as well as disappointed.

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January 2017

What is the difference between BACS and Faster Payments?

What is the difference between BACS and Faster Payments?

Published 8 January 2017 by

Make sure you understand BACS and Faster Payments.

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January 2017

Difference between National Minimum Wage and Living Wage

Difference between National Minimum Wage and Living Wage

Published 8 January 2017 by

Do you know the difference between these two wages?

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January 2017

£50 Love to Shop Gift Card Prize Draw - Terms & Conditions

£50 Love to Shop Gift Card Prize Draw - Terms & Conditions

Published 8 January 2017 by

Terms & Conditions for the £50 Love to Shop Gift Card Prize Draw.

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January 2017

How to create a strong password

How to create a strong password

Published 7 January 2017 by

We take you through a few techniques to create a strong password.

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January 2017

Is your car insurance affected if you park on the street?

Is your car insurance affected if you park on the street?

Published 7 January 2017 by

Can where you park your car affect what you pay?

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January 2017

Can you claim for wear and tear on your home insurance?

Can you claim for wear and tear on your home insurance?

Published 6 January 2017 by

Will your building or contents insurance protect you from general wear and tear?

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January 2017

What benefits can I claim while working?

What benefits can I claim while working?

Published 6 January 2017 by

Find out how much you could claim when you’re in work.

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January 2017

What's the difference between best before and use-by dates?

What's the difference between best before and use-by dates?

Published 5 January 2017 by

Avoid food waste by understanding best before and use-by dates.

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January 2017

Ordered a parcel to the wrong address? What you can do

Ordered a parcel to the wrong address? What you can do

Published 5 January 2017 by

Find out what to do if you expected your delivery to arrive by now.

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January 2017

New phishing email scam claims you've been caught speeding

New phishing email scam claims you've been caught speeding

Published 4 January 2017 by

You will never receive a speeding notice by email.

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January 2017

What to buy in the 2017 January sales

What to buy in the 2017 January sales

Published 4 January 2017 by

We pick out the best fashion buys on a budget.

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January 2017

Will the benefits cap affect you if you're a pensioner?

Will the benefits cap affect you if you're a pensioner?

Published 3 January 2017 by

Find out if your benefits have changed.

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January 2017

Does your postcode affect the price of insurance premiums?

Does your postcode affect the price of insurance premiums?

Published 3 January 2017 by

How where you live can affect the cost of your car insurance premiums.

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January 2017

If you cancel a Direct Debit, can the company still take money?

If you cancel a Direct Debit, can the company still take money?

Published 2 January 2017 by

Just make sure you’ve cancelled it properly.

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January 2017

What's the difference between Section 75 and chargeback?

What's the difference between Section 75 and chargeback?

Published 2 January 2017 by

We look at the different protection available when you spend on your debit or credit card.

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January 2017

Dig out your old mobile phones - it could be worth a fortune

Dig out your old mobile phones - it could be worth a fortune

Published 1 January 2017 by

How much is your old mobile phone worth?

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