Kit Sproson

Senior Money Writer

Kit joined MSE in March 2019, having spent three years as an online journalist with ITV News. As one of MSE's money writers, he covers mortgages, council tax, wills, credit scoring and buy now, pay later.

In his spare time, Kit enjoys reading, football, travelling and volunteering at Shelter from the Storm.

Latest from Kit Sproson

How to sell your property

How to sell your property

Selling your home can be a complicated process. Read MoneySavingExpert's guide to house selling, tips on how to value your property, and estate agent fees.

27 January 2023

Cheap mortgage finding

Cheap mortgage finding

If you want the best mortgage, search mortgage comparisons, then use a mortgage broker. Find out how to search the market for your top rate with MoneySavingExpert.

26 January 2023

Guide to probate

Guide to probate

This MoneySavingExpert guide explains what probate is, when it's required, the fees involved and walks you through a simple DIY process.

26 January 2023

Stamp Duty Calculator

Stamp Duty Calculator

Find out how much you'll have to pay on your new home using MoneySavingExpert's stamp duty calculator. Updated with stamp duty rates for England, Wales, N. Ireland & Scotland.

25 January 2023

Buying a new-build home: what you need to know

Buying a new-build home: what you need to know

Buying a new-build home throws up a unique set of challenges. We explain what you need to know before, during and after the new build buying process, with 15+ handy tips.

24 January 2023

Buy now, pay later: how it works and what to look out for

Buy now, pay later: how it works and what to look out for

Buy now, pay later can be a free and easy way of borrowing money, but there are pitfalls to look out for. This MoneySavingExpert guide tells you how it works.

19 January 2023

Buying a home – the timeline

Buying a home – the timeline

From scouring the market for your dream home through exchanging contracts to moving day, this MoneySavingExpert guide runs through the buying process from start to finish

18 January 2023

Boost your mortgage chances

Boost your mortgage chances

This MoneySavingExpert guide is full of tips to help you prepare for a mortgage application. Boost your chances of getting accepted for the best mortgage deal by improving your credit score.

18 January 2023

Green mortgages

Green mortgages

13 January 2023

Mortgage guarantee scheme: 95% mortgages

Mortgage guarantee scheme: 95% mortgages

A new mortgage scheme was announced to help homebuyers with a 5% deposit get accepted for a mortgage. In this MoneySavingExpert guide, we cover how the new scheme will work and the eligibility criteria.

13 January 2023

Should I extend my lease?

Should I extend my lease?

If your flat's leasehold, letting your lease run down wipes its value fast. This Money Saving Expert guide is a full how-to, including cost estimates.

13 January 2023

What type of mortgage to choose?

What type of mortgage to choose?

What's the difference between a fixed rate mortgage and a variable? Capital repayment vs interest only mortgage? This MoneySavingExpert guide helps you decide what's best.

13 January 2023

Should you remortgage?

Should you remortgage?

Remortgaging is a great way to save £1,000s a year. This Money Saving Expert guide tells you how it works, when you should remortgage and why you shouldn't.

13 January 2023

How much will remortgaging cost?

How much will remortgaging cost?

How much will it cost you to move to a new mortgage deal? This Money Saving Expert guide lists the costs you face - remortgage fees, solicitor costs & more

13 January 2023

How much can I afford to borrow?

How much can I afford to borrow?

You've got a deposit, but how much you can borrow? Use MoneySavingExpert's mortgage borrowing calculator to find out, plus how your loan-to-value affects mortgage rates.

13 January 2023