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Martin Lewis video: Should you keep Premium Bonds now the prize fund has dropped to 1%?

Around 21 million people with a staggering £99 billion saved in NS&I Premium Bonds saw their chance of winning fall this month, as the prize-fund rate dropped from 1.4% to 1%. But should you stick or twist? founder Martin Lewis reveals whether Premium Bonds are still worth it

4 December 2020

First-ever financial education textbook to hit schools in Scotland, Wales & Northern Ireland, funded by Martin

The first-ever financial education textbook to hit schools in Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland – part funded by founder Martin Lewis – has been announced today, following the successful roll out of the original version in England

28 July 2020

Fake 'Martin Lewis' scam ads firm shut down in court – but victims lost £1.5m

An online cryptocurrency trading company which falsely claimed it was supported or endorsed by high-profile entrepreneurs including MSE founder Martin Lewis has been wound-up - but only after it lost almost £1.5 million of its victims’ funds

30 June 2020 turns 17 – here's how we've changed over the years and helped you save BILLIONS

MoneySavingExpert is 17 years old this weekend – and to celebrate, we're taking a look back at how the site has evolved since 2003 and some of our users' most eye-catching success stories

21 February 2020

Searching for 'Martin Lewis PPI'? Make sure you don't get caught out by an ad

Users searching for the terms 'Martin Lewis PPI' and 'Money Saving Expert PPI' on Google are being met with links to claims firms - which may charge commission on reclaims - at the top of their search

7 August 2019

Had a cold caller at your door? They're NOT from

We've heard reports of cold callers claiming to be from So once again we're warning everyone – MoneySavingExpert NEVER cold calls

23 July 2019

MSE Charity celebrates 10 years since giving its first grant

The MSE Charity is celebrating 10 years since its first grants were handed out

3 April 2019

Beware scammers collecting 'donations' for Martin's financial education textbooks

The charity behind the UK's first-ever financial education textbook has alerted police after a report that an elderly man was tricked into paying £100s to fraudsters claiming to be collecting donations for the book

20 December 2018

New Editor-in-Chief joins MSE

Marcus joins from the BBC, where he’s most recently been working on digital strategy for the Director General’s office

18 September 2018