Latest from Helen Saxon
Are my savings safe?
Check the safety of your savings using the Money Saving Expert safe savings checker tool. Information on the FSCS bank protection limits.
5 September 2023
Withdrawing cash abroad
Withdrawn cash on a credit card on hols for the best rates, but worried about its impact on your credit score? This MoneySavingExpert guide sorts the facts from the myths.
1 August 2023
Cut existing loan costs
Find out when it's worth switching loans and use our loan calculator to cut costs on Money Saving Expert.
24 July 2023
Cheap personal car loans
If you NEED to borrow, personal car loans can be a cheap way to do it. Compare the best rates and learn other tips with this MoneySavingExpert guide.
24 July 2023
Interested in applying for a sharesave or SAYE scheme at your workplace? MoneySavingExpert covers how the scheme works, how to apply and the main risks and benefits.
17 July 2023
Christmas savings clubs warning
7 July 2023
Reclaim forgotten cash
There are billions of pounds of unclaimed premium bonds, bank accounts and pensions in the UK. This Money Saving Expert guide helps you find yours...
23 May 2023
Persistent debt help
Everything you need to know about persistent debt letters and how the new credit card rules could impact your repayments. Tackle long-term credit card debt with the help of MoneySavingExpert.
18 May 2023
Tax-free savings & the starting savings rate
If you earn less than £18,570 in income & savings interest, you can get all interest paid tax-free. Read MoneySavingExpert's guide to find your allowance.
4 May 2023
How does Gift Aid work?
If you pay UK tax and donate to charity, Gift Aid means the charity gets more. And if you're a higher or additional-rate taxpayer, you can claim extra tax relief on the donation. This MoneysavingExpert guide takes you through how it works.
6 April 2023
What type of ISA should I get?
How much can I put in an cash ISA? Which type of ISA should I pick in 2021/22 and how can I split the allowance? This MoneySavingExpert guide has everything you need to know about ISAs.
6 April 2023
Thinking about borrowing money against your home? This MoneySavingExpert guide explains what secured loans are, how to find cheap deals and the best alternatives.
16 March 2023
Child Trust Funds
Child Trust Funds have been replaced by junior ISAs, but CTF-holders can switch to the new accounts. This Money Saving Expert guide shows you how.
6 March 2023
Cheaper train season tickets
Commuting's expensive many pay £1,000s for rail, tube or metro tickets each year. So it makes sense to get the cheapest ticket, as it could save you £100s, and season tickets are almost always the cheapest overall. This Money Saving Expert guide tells you how to buy one - even if you can't pay the full price upfront.
28 February 2023
The legal right to set off means banks can use your money to pay off debts without permission. This MoneySavingExpert guide tells you how to fight back.
1 February 2022
The electoral roll
How to sign up to the Electoral Roll and boost your credit rating. Our guide tells you all you need to know.
16 September 2021