To 100 and beyond… now you can get a mortgage that lasts until you die

Have you imagined reaching the age of 100? Quite possibly. But could you imagine still paying off a mortgage worth tens or hundreds of thousands as a centenarian? Possibly not, though if it crosses your mind then seriously consider whether you should, as there are risks. 

25 free MoneySaving apps to download to your smartphone

If you've got a smartphone, it can be a great tool for saving (and making) money. Here's a rundown of some of the best free MoneySaving apps, many of which can be found on MSE team members' phones. 

10 novel MoneySaving tricks to get must-read Kindle books for FREE (or just 99p)

Amazon is heaving with Kindle books that are permanently free or 99p. Yet these cheap titles may not always match your virtual to-read pile. In fact, you often have to wade through a lot of very average books to find the good ones. And if you pay full-price for Kindle books and devour several a month, the cost can soon stack up. 

A MoneySavingIdiot claims for a train delay

My name is Kelvin, I'm a features writer at MoneySavingExpert.com... and I'm an idiot with money. I've no excuse – after all, I write for the UK's biggest consumer website. But sadly, while I play a part in helping people save every day using MSE, my personal relationship with cash is a mix of fleeting highs and lingering regret.

Is this the smallest ever PPI payout?

Here at MSE we've been banging on about PPI reclaiming for years – and with good reason. After a massive number of policies were mis-sold, an estimated £34 BILLION has been paid out so far. But while some MoneySavers have reclaimed £1,000s or even £10,000s, it's not all about the big money...

Eight ways to grab 'free' Amazon vouchers

I've found loads of ways to earn free Amazon vouchers. In fact, I reckon over the last year I've earned several hundred pounds' worth. Even after a fair amount of shopping, (which included Christmas presents and fancy Joseph Joseph gadgets for my flat...) I currently have a satisfying £150 sitting in my Amazon account.

Driving in Europe after Brexit need-to-knows

Much is still up in the air about Brexit, but if you'll be motoring in Europe on or after Friday 29 March, there are some important checks you need to start making sooner rather than later.

How train delays paid towards my games console

Commuting’s not often associated with saving money, but if like me you frequently experience delays to your journey, I’m here to tell you there’s a way to reclaim some of your hard-earned cash via the ‘Delay Repay’ compensation scheme, which most rail companies now run. Read on to find out how I did it, and which games console I spent the money on.

Charity shop bargain-hunting tricks

There's been a surge in donations to charity shops this month, with the 'Marie Kondo' effect at least partly responsible. Charities want you to take advantage – so we've rounded up our top tricks and tips to help you find the best items...

13 ways to use less plastic AND save cash

Plastic waste has been in the headlines recently, with the PM proposing plastic-free aisles in supermarkets, Scotland planning to ban plastic cotton buds and Iceland stores aiming to slash plastic use. And it’s with good reason – shockingly, the Ellen MacArthur Foundation predicts there will be more plastic than fish in the oceans by 2050.