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September 2015

Winter boots for all the family

30 September 2015

Investing in a good pair of boots can make winter that little bit more bearable but you don’t have to spend a fortune!

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Insurance premium tax changes

30 September 2015

In the Summer Budget, it was announced that there will be an increase in what we could all pay for insurance.

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Get the most out of your savings

30 September 2015

Do you forget to switch your savings account when the introductory deal runs out?

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Mobile phone bills could rise as operator charges triple

29 September 2015

Ofcom have just announced that they’re tripling charges for operators, find out what this could mean for you.

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How to switch your bank account

29 September 2015

If you’re looking for something else from your account, you could move to a different provider.

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Warning over bogus cold call blocking services

28 September 2015

There’s been an increase in the amount of rogue traders selling bogus cold calling blocking services.

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Learning to drive: how you could save money

28 September 2015

Being able to drive is a great skill, but it can be expensive.

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What can I watch without a TV licence?

28 September 2015

Find out what you’ll be able to watch for free – legally.

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Look out for new council tax scam

27 September 2015

Be on the lookout for fraudsters pretending to be from the council.

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What can happen if you drive without insurance?

27 September 2015

Don’t try and avoid paying car insurance – it’s against the law.

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Protect your belongings in university halls

27 September 2015

Just got to university? Find out how to keep your stuff safe!

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Switch your utility provider before winter comes

26 September 2015

Now could be the time to switch energy provider before the weather changes.

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Changes to flight compensation rules

26 September 2015

A new EU court ruling means that you can now claim compensation if your flight is delayed due to technical issues.

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Are your kid’s toys safe?

25 September 2015

Make sure that the toys you give your child are safe by reading our guide.

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Using up foreign currency when you’re back off holiday

25 September 2015

What can you do if you’re stuck with euros you don’t need?

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What you should know about magazine scratch cards

25 September 2015

We all love to win a prize, but you should be on your guard when it comes to magazine scratch cards.

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Are you on an interest-only mortgage?

24 September 2015

Don’t be at risk of repossession like up to a million homeowners.

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Free school meals could soon be a thing of the past

24 September 2015

The Chancellor could be due to announce that all kids will no longer get free school meals.

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Charges you didn’t expect when you went to university

24 September 2015

Throughout your time at university, you’ll probably be hit by these charges.

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Your new thinkmoney card will be on its way soon

23 September 2015

In a few weeks we’ll be sending you your new thinkmoney Prepaid Debit MasterCard®.

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Winter coats for all the family

23 September 2015

Kit your whole family out with their own winter coats for less than £120.

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Start your Christmas shopping now!

23 September 2015

We know you probably don’t want to think about Christmas just yet, but you could save money by doing so.

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Protection when making purchases on your credit card

22 September 2015

You don’t have to spend much on your credit card to be covered under Section 75.

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Don’t get caught out by bus lane fines

22 September 2015

Have you been fined for using a bus lane recently? You’re not the only one.

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5 of the best budget smartphones available on pay as you go

21 September 2015

You don’t need to spend more than £500 on an iPhone 6s – you can get a decent smartphone on a budget.

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Get saving up for Christmas

21 September 2015

Christmas in September? Here’s how budgeting early for the holiday season could save you money.

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New EU Court ruling: travelling is within working hours

21 September 2015

If you do a lot of travelling to appointments as part of your job, then a new EU Court ruling could affect you.

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Cancel a free trial before it costs you

20 September 2015

Free trials can be a great way to try a new service – until they charge you, that is!

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Can I get a bank account if I’ve had a CCJ?

19 September 2015

A CCJ can affect your ability to get financial products, find out if it could stop you getting a bank account.

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Jargon buster: financially linked, National Insurance and secured loans

18 September 2015

Why do we pay National Insurance and what is a notice of disassociation?

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Changes to incomes processed on Saturdays

18 September 2015

If you receive your income on Saturdays, this is set to change from 17th October.

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Here’s how much you could pay for the iPhone 6S

17 September 2015

Getting your hands on the newest iPhone certainly doesn’t come cheap.

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Three autumn fashion trends you should know about!

16 September 2015

Autumn is just around the corner so make sure you’re prepared for the new fashion season with our guide.

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Jargon buster: bounced payments, compound interest and credit history

15 September 2015

Check out the second part of our guide to help you understand confusing financial terms.

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What is an interchange fee?

14 September 2015

You pay an interchange fee whenever you use your card to make a purchase but new EU rules are set to change how they work.

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Financial terms explained: APR, AER and basic bank accounts

13 September 2015

Don’t be confused by financial jargon – we’ll sort you out.

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Supermarkets to start charging 5p for plastic carrier bags

12 September 2015

You’ll soon have to pay for carrier bags when you do your grocery shopping, so don’t get caught out.

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How to avoid a ticketing scam

11 September 2015

Our guide will walk you through everything you need to know about ticketing scams.

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Price of fuel at a six year low

10 September 2015

Fuel prices can be unpredictable – that’s why it’s best to budget for all possibilities.

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Steal her style - Amal Clooney

9 September 2015

You don’t have to spend a fortune to get the celebrity look –Amal Clooney’s the perfect example!

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Your rights as a tenant

8 September 2015

Get clued up on your rights as a tenant with our guide.

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Am I already covered for gadget or travel insurance?

7 September 2015

If you’re looking at buying travel insurance for your holiday, you may already be covered under a different insurance policy.

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Will you be affected by child tax credit changes?

6 September 2015

The summer Budget announced that child tax credits are going to change, find out what difference this will make to you.

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Insurance premium tax hike – what it means for your policy

5 September 2015

The cost of your insurance premiums is going up – find out why.

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How to claim back card protection insurance

4 September 2015

Up to two million people are set to receive compensation after being mis-sold debit and credit card protection insurance. Find out if you’re one of them.

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Breaking the money rules

3 September 2015

Some rules are just made to be broken – find out what you should ignore.

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What to look for in the end of summer sales

2 September 2015

With the fashion world preparing for autumn, why not get one step ahead of the game by becoming a savvy sales shopper?

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Three-quarters of a million now on zero-hours contracts

2 September 2015

If you’re on a zero-hours contract, find out how you could budget.

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How much food could you get for £30?

1 September 2015

As part of our food poverty campaign, we looked at how far your money goes.

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