Cut childcare costs by £1,000/year
Many parents can save £100s a year using Childcare Vouchers, which allow you to pay for childcare from your PRE-TAX salary. The scheme closed for new applicants on 4 Oct, but if you were signed up before then, you can still use them, so we've left this guide as it was. As long as you're with the same employer, and it still offers them, you can continue to get Childcare Vouchers
Help With Childcare Costs
Get £1,000s in tax credits & Tax-Free Childcare
Whether you've a wee tot or big teen, the costs of childcare can be massive. Figures show the average cost for part-time childcare is now £127/week. Yet 100,000s of working parents are missing out on £1,000s of help with childcare costs.
National numeracy: Take the challenge
You use numbers every day without even realising it - when you're making sure the cashier's given you the right change, trying to find the cheapest mobile deal or weighing out the ingredients for a Bake Off-worthy cake. Being good with your numbers can make it easier to save and make the most of your money, so why not take the National Numeracy challenge?