New to the MSE Forum?

How to join, FAQs and more

The Forum is a social network where users discuss bargains and consumer issues, free from people trying to sell them things.

It's an amazing place with a huge wealth of helpful info and friendly people. But remember it's open to all, content isn't officially checked out by MSE and anyone can post on it.

In April 2015, we launched a new MSE Forum design. If you joined the forum before then, you have the choice of using the old green or new blue version. If you joined after, you're on the new blue version.

Millions read the forum and 100,000s post the equivalent of 30+ paperback books on it every day. With 150 boards and sub-boards, it's a wealth of information with a huge community of MoneySavers, including...

So now you've decided to join up, log in and join in!

If you have your own question to ask, click through to the forum board you want to ask it on, eg, House Buying, Renting & Selling, click the bright pink 'new thread' button at the top left of the board, write your question and submit it.

If you want to join in with an existing conversation, click the 'reply' button at the bottom of the discussion thread, write your reply and submit.

If you're looking for discussions about specific subjects, our advanced search will help you. Just complete the fields as appropriate.

Remember too that forumites mustn't do anything to spoil others' enjoyment of the site. Please exercise caution, do your own research and report any post or private message (PM) that you feel is inappropriate, illegal or offensive to

Please read and stick to the MSE Forum rules

We're a very friendly forum – a community of MoneySavers all here to help each other save money in a welcoming, non-judgemental environment.

To keep it friendly, we have an overarching set of Forum Rules. Please help us help you by reading them carefully before you join.

Welcome to the MSE Forum!