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October 2015

3 reasons why life insurance might be a good idea for you

31 October 2015

Should you consider a life insurance policy?

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Data roaming charges to be abolished in Europe

30 October 2015

The European parliament have voted to scrap mobile roaming charges for holidaymakers travelling within the EU.

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5 of the best budgeting apps

30 October 2015

If you’re looking for ways to stay on top of your money, these budgeting apps could do the trick!

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CMA reveal findings of banking investigation

29 October 2015

The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) have released the findings of their investigation.

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Spooky events to visit on a budget this Halloween

29 October 2015

Whether you’re looking to get a good scare this Halloween, or take the family out for the day, our guide has you covered.

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5 budget-friendly accessories to liven up an outfit

28 October 2015

With a few clever (and budget-friendly) accessory choices, you can update your wardrobe in no time at all!

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What is Guaranteed Asset Protection insurance?

28 October 2015

If you’re about to buy a car, you’ll probably be offered GAP insurance. Find out whether this is worth getting, with our guide.

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Our new text alert service will help keep your money more secure

27 October 2015

New text alerts will help keep your money more secure in the UK and abroad.

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TalkTalk cyber-attack: what to do if you’re a customer

27 October 2015

Our guide will walk you through what to look out for in the aftermath of the TalkTalk cyber-attack.

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Stay safe when you use second-hand ticket sites

26 October 2015

Thinking of buying tickets from a secondary ticketing website? Find out your rights here.

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6 Halloween decorations you can make for under £5

26 October 2015

You don’t have to spend a fortune on real-looking skeletons to have a spooky Halloween!

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DIY Halloween outfits for kids

25 October 2015

Transform your little ones into little monsters with our DIY Halloween outfit guide.

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Things to do with your kids this half term

24 October 2015

For ideas on how to occupy the kids this half term on a budget, follow our guide.

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Top 5 travel hacks for half-term

23 October 2015

To make sure that you have a happy half-term holiday, here are a few travel tips you should live by.

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Tesco launches new Brand Guarantee scheme

23 October 2015

Following on from Morrisons price match overhaul, Tesco have announced some changes of its own.

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Protect yourself against malicious malware

22 October 2015

The UK’s leading crime agency has warned internet banking users of malicious malware software being used by hackers.

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thinkmoney Personal Account honoured with 4 Star Fairbanking Mark

22 October 2015

The thinkmoney Personal Account receives prestigious award for fourth year in a row!

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It’s Back to the Future Day!

21 October 2015

Marty Mcfly and Doc Brown should be arriving anytime now!

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Autumn essentials for men under £50

21 October 2015

Attention gents – our guide will walk you through the basic essentials you should have in your wardrobe this autumn!

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Argos introduces nationwide same-day delivery

20 October 2015

Argos is now the first British retailer to offer a same-day delivery service.

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Home checklist for autumn

20 October 2015

To prepare your home for winter and make sure you don’t waste money unnecessarily, read our autumnal checklist.

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Could you buy your energy from your council?

19 October 2015

Would this be a cheaper way to get energy?

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Saving with Renault and other alternative providers

19 October 2015

Could you get a good deal by saving with the car manufacturer?

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Should you fix your utility bills at their current rate?

18 October 2015

If you want to make sure you won’t end up paying too much for energy, you might be able to fix.

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Insurance premium tax – renewing your policy early

18 October 2015

The prices of various insurance policies are due to increase, so should you lock in at the cheaper rate?

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In a crash with an uninsured driver? What happens next?

18 October 2015

Don’t know whether you’ll have to pay out? Find out the facts.

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Don’t fall for the card courier scam

17 October 2015

There are so many different types of scams – the latest one we’re warning you about is the card courier scam.

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Morrisons to scrap price match promise

17 October 2015

The Match & More scheme introduced by Morrisons is going through some major changes.

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Cost of calling directory enquiries rocket

16 October 2015

Calling a directory enquiry number could cost you, find out more in our guide.

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Who can claim Housing Benefit?

16 October 2015

Having trouble paying your rent? You may be able to get some help from the Government.

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Protect your pension fund by not falling for investment scams

16 October 2015

If you’re coming up to retirement age or know someone that is, make sure they’re aware of the common pension scams with our guide.

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Why not paying bills by Direct Debit could cost you

15 October 2015

Some firms charge extra when you pay your bills manually – make sure that you don’t miss out.

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Virgin Trains introduce automatic compensation

15 October 2015

If you travel by train often, you’ll be pleased to know that Virgin Trains are now offering automatic compensation to customers.

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Make sure your heating and hot water don’t break down

14 October 2015

Don’t be left without heat this winter – make sure you’re protected!

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Checking the details of the top broadband deals

14 October 2015

Don’t be caught out by extra charges when you’re trying to get a good deal on your broadband.

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Update your wardrobe for autumn for less than £60

14 October 2015

Our guide proves that you can update your wardrobe for autumn, without spending a fortune!

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Misfuelling – how to get your car sorted out

13 October 2015

Put petrol in instead of diesel? Don’t panic – here’s what to do.

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Banking investigation could overhaul current accounts

13 October 2015

When the CMA’s report is published, what will it mean for your current account?

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Is Uber really cheaper than taxis?

12 October 2015

If you need a lift, could you save money with this car service?

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What do the long numbers on your credit or debit card mean?

12 October 2015

We’re tackling the mystery of what the long numbers on your card mean in our guide.

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What is black box insurance?

12 October 2015

Young drivers in particular could save on car insurance by opting for black box insurance.

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Tax costs and what else to consider with used cars

11 October 2015

If you’re looking to save money by getting a second-hand car, our guide should help you.

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Are extended warranties worth it?

11 October 2015

When making a purchase you may be offered the option of purchasing an extended warranty at a cost. But is it worth it?

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Autumn treats for the family

11 October 2015

You don’t have to break the bank this autumn to enjoy some quality time with your family.

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Removal van scam

10 October 2015

If you’re looking for a tradesman or handy man to do odd jobs around the house, would you search for one on social media?

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Our pick of the best budget laptops for under £250

10 October 2015

Looking for a laptop but don’t want to spend a fortune? Our guide will sort you out.

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Broadband prices are going up, could you switch to save?

9 October 2015

Check if your broadband provider is changing their prices, and switch if you’ll be paying more.

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Fancy a winter break? Flight prices could be set to fall

9 October 2015

As one airline predicts that winter flights will be cheap, could you get a deal?

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Does my partner need life insurance if they don’t work?

9 October 2015

Life insurance isn’t just important if you have a job.

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Maths courses to be offered to students

8 October 2015

Sixth-formers will be given practical maths courses from this September onwards, read all about it in our guide.

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Kit your kids out this autumn for less than £40!

7 October 2015

Now that autumn is here, you’ll need to update your little one’s wardrobe. Our guide will show you how to do that without breaking the bank!

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Why it’s never too early to start a pension

7 October 2015

No matter your age, it’s important to have a plan for retirement.

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What do the car insurance groups mean?

7 October 2015

If you’re unsure what the different car insurance groups are, we’ll explain all in our guide.

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Get breakdown cover for your car this winter

6 October 2015

You don’t want your car breaking down in the cold.

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Record high September car sales, despite emissions scandal

6 October 2015

Car registrations were up last month, showing strong customer demand.

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Check you’re getting the broadband speed you pay for

5 October 2015

If your broadband is running slower than it should be, there might be a problem.

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Sell your old iPhone – or buy a used one to save money

5 October 2015

Good as new iPhones are big business – you could get one for a cheaper smartphone.

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How to stop spam texts, calls and letters

5 October 2015

Being bombarded with spam can be a nuisance, so get rid of it once and for all with our helpful tips.

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How will a joint bank account help you budget as a couple?

4 October 2015

Budgeting as a couple can be made a whole lot easier when you open up a joint bank account.

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What you should know about store cards

4 October 2015

A store card can be a useful tool when you’re looking to get money off, but there are some downsides.

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Car insurance with points on your driving licence

4 October 2015

You get points on your licence for driving offences, but how will this affect you?

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Don’t be a victim of SIM swap fraud

3 October 2015

Fraudsters are now using SIM cards to gain access to your accounts – find out how to protect yourself here.

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Buying second-hand – what rights do you have?

3 October 2015

When you buy something from a second-hand shop, your rights might not seem as clear-cut as when you buy it brand-new.

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What is an insurance premium?

2 October 2015

If you’re a newcomer to the word of insurance, here are some of the basics.

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TopCashBack and Quidco: saving money with cashback apps

2 October 2015

When you’re spending money online, you could earn a few quid back again.

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Our guide to student bank accounts

2 October 2015

If you’re about to head off to university, then we’ll walk you through everything you need to know about student bank accounts.

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Here’s how tax credits cuts could lose you £1,000 a year

1 October 2015

Are you likely to lose out from next April?

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How the Consumer Rights Act changes affect what you buy

1 October 2015

The rules for goods and services are changing – and it’s good news.

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