Benjamin Taylor

Money Analyst – Banking and Insurance

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Top cash ISAs 2023/24

Top cash ISAs 2023/24

Get tax free interest on savings of up to £20,000. MoneySavingExpert compares the top paying cash ISAs to help you get the most from your savings.

14 March 2024

Cheap pet insurance

Cheap pet insurance

Save £100s on pet insurance, including for dogs, cats and horses. This MoneySavingExpert guide helps you compare the top deals to find cheap pet insurance.

13 March 2024

Top Lifetime ISAs

Top Lifetime ISAs

MoneySavingExpert's guide to the Lifetime ISA which allows 18-39yr olds to save for retirement or a first home and get a 25% bonus.

12 March 2024

Personal savings allowance

Personal savings allowance

From April 2016 all basic-rate taxpayers can earn £1,000 tax-free on savings interest. MoneySavingExpert explains how the new Personal Savings Allowance affects your ISA.

12 March 2024

Money transfer credit cards

Money transfer credit cards

With MoneySavingExpert’s guide find out how you can use a money transfer credit card to pay off debt and save £1,000s.

28 February 2024

How to get a personal loan

How to get a personal loan

This MoneySavingExpert guide details the cheapest personal loans, but also looks at whether options like credit cards might be cheaper for you. Find out Martin Lewis’ top picks.

27 February 2024

Cheap hire purchase

Cheap hire purchase

Car hire purchase deals are where you hire the car with an option to purchase the vehicle at the end. Read MoneySavingExpert's guide for how to get the best deal.

27 February 2024

Joint savings accounts explained

Joint savings accounts explained

This MoneySavingExpert guide looks at the benefits and drawbacks of opening a joint savings account, how to open one, and how to find the top-paying rates.

26 February 2024

Top junior ISAs

Top junior ISAs

Save for your child's future with the top Junior ISAs. We at moneysavingexpert explain how they work, what the tax free allowance is and when your child can access the cash.

21 February 2024

Recurring card payments

Recurring card payments

Recurring payments or continuous payment authoritities are different to direct debits. This MoneySavingExpert guide will help you reclaim recurring payments.

20 February 2024

Help to Buy ISAs

Help to Buy ISAs

Help to Buy ISAs are now closed for new applicants. Read MoneySavingExpert's guide for need-to-knows if you've already got one and best buys if you want to transfer.

13 February 2024

Representative APR examples

Representative APR examples

Read our guide to representative APRs for all current best buy personal loans on Money Saving Expert

13 February 2024

Joint bank accounts explained

Joint bank accounts explained

Joint bank accounts let more than one person manage it, though it's not a step to be taken lightly. This MoneySavingExpert guide has full info.

8 February 2024

Cheap classic car insurance

Cheap classic car insurance

How to find the best classic car insurance policy that suits your vehicle. Guide also covers what to watch out for when buying.

2 February 2024

Calculating rebuild costs

Calculating rebuild costs

Required for buildings insurance quotes, you'll need your rebuild value - not resale. We've full help and a free calculator to work out an estimate.

17 January 2024

How do credit cards work?

How do credit cards work?

Thinking about applying for a credit card? Don't know what credit card is best? Learn how they work and which type of cards are suitable for you with MoneySavingExpert.

15 January 2024