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Don’t miss out on extra pension money

Taking full advantage of auto-enrolment, and knowing the maximum contributions offered by your employer, can help you to access extra money for your pension

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Should you lend money to your children?

There are important factors to consider when providing financial support to children purchasing a property

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Are you paying too much tax?

Making sure you are on the right tax code will help you to avoid losing too much of your hard-earned money

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Living together in later life

More couples are choosing to cohabit rather than marry in later life, but there are financial implications in doing so

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Five ways to save for your first house deposit 

Saving for a deposit is one of the biggest obstacles in getting onto the property ladder, but being aware of the many options available may help you to reach the sum you need

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Should you save or invest?

While savings accounts may seem like a safe place to keep your hard-earned cash, low interest rates mean it is not always the best option

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Are you entitled to any unclaimed money?

Billions of pounds are lying unclaimed in pensions, policies, accounts, investments and prizes across the UK. Is any of it yours?

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Pensions made easy

Pensions can be difficult to get your head around, but knowing the options can help you build the best nest egg possible for your retirement

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Can you leave a pension to your children?

Passing on your remaining pension pot can be a good way to help out loved ones in need, but it is important to understand exactly how the system works

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Is flexible retirement right for me?

On the surface flexible retirement may seem like an attractive option for many, but it is important to weigh up the practicalities

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Investing for uncertain times

Knowing how to make the most of stock market growth, while protecting yourself from any changes, can help your investments to perform well

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Planning a funeral for you or your loved one

While it’s not something we like to think about, having funeral plans in place can help remove the worry of costs later on for both you and your loved ones

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The benefits you might be entitled to

If you are struggling to make ends meet, it is worth checking to see whether you are entitled to any of the many benefits available

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Top 10: Tips to manage your money

If you struggle to manage your money and have little saved, you are not alone

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Pension tax relief: how to get £35,000 of free money

Saving into a pension, and taking advantage of tax relief, can be extremely rewarding

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How to save enough for your pension

Paying as much as possible into a pension can help you enjoy the retirement you’ve always wanted

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Can you invest without risk?

Moving your money out of savings may seem tempting in a low interest rate environment, but can you invest without putting your nest egg at risk?

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How to prepare your pension for retirement

With new pension freedoms providing a more flexible way of accessing your hard-earned cash, it is important to know what the options are

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Should you take your debt more seriously?

Borrowing to make purchases can leave you paying the price long after you’ve forgotten what you bought

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How to protect what’s important

When money is tight, insurance can be a valuable tool to protect yourself and your loved ones in the face of an emergency

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Could your lifestyle go south?

People can find themselves in an increasingly comfortable position during mid-life, but there are many things that could have a sudden impact on your lifestyle

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How to save for your children

Pensions offer a simple, tax efficient way of saving money for your children, but what are the alternatives?

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Saving for your future

Saving for the future can seem like a daunting task if you are on a fixed budget or low income, but there are a number of simple methods you can take to start building a healthy nest egg

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How to boost your pension pot

It can be hard to pay enough for retirement when you are buying a home and raising a family, but it’s never too late to give your pension pot a boost

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