Drawing up a financial strategy can take a lot of unnecessary stress out of life
If you’re planning to make it your new year’s resolution to get on top of your finances in 2016, there is plenty of technology at hand to make the task easier for you to achieve.
From sticking to a budget to saving on travel, a range of apps are available to help, and many don’t cost a penny so you can start saving straight away. Here’s our pick of the best.
The campaigning personal finance journalist who created MoneySavingExpert.com has landed a cash payday of more than £25 million after offloading shares in the website’s owner in an overnight sale.
A depressing statistic was published last week, depressing for what it revealed about the attitude and behaviour of Britons — specifically, that too few are reading the excellent personal finance pages published by newspapers such as this one and its sister title.
Each January, millions of Britons make a new year’s resolution to become more prudent, less spendthrift and generally more fiscally aware. By late February, many are struggling to achieve these aims.
AN AMERICAN preacher and faith healer exposed for exploiting the vulnerable and sick has set up a British operation offering a “miracles for cash” service to wipe out the debts of householders.
Getting a mortgage can be affected by your financial lifestyle, such as a gambling habit
Financial education has been added to the curriculum. To find out how it will help youngsters, we met pioneering pupils
AYESHAH, 11, looks at me intently. I have just asked what she and her classmates would do if somebody gave them a lot of money, and I am expecting excited talk of shopping sprees and trips to Disneyland.
The internet has transformed the way we learn about money. It’s easy to compare and switch savings accounts, follow stock markets and buy and sell shares with a few clicks of the mouse. There are all sorts of tools and articles online that can help you master different aspects of personal finance. However, there is still an important place for books in a broad financial eduction — with their hundreds of pages, they have scope for breadth and thoroughness unavailable elsewhere.