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stocks and shares Feature 12 June 2014 How to invest in the stock market»

How to invest in the stock market

If you’re willing to take the risk, you may want to try investing some of your savings in shares. Here’s what you need to know.   More »

19 June 2014 Help with healthcare costs: pregnancy and the first year»

Help with healthcare costs: pregnancy and the first year

Every woman gets free prescriptions and dental care during pregnancy. You may be entitled to more help...   More »

clutching at pennies Feature 25 July 2012 Your guide to children’s pension»

Your guide to children’s pension

How you can turn £40 per month into £0.5 million for your child.   More »

expenses calculator 12 February 2013 Ten steps to getting your finances back on track»

Ten steps to getting your finances back on track

Worrying about money all the time? It’s time to give yourself a financial makeover with our easy guide.   More »

Family portrait Feature 25 July 2012 Reducing the cost of life insurance»

Reducing the cost of life insurance

There are some simple ways of reducing the cost of your insurance – without compromising the security of your family.   More »

shower head Top tip 25 July 2012 How to save on your water bill»

How to save on your water bill

Water and sewage bills will rise yet again from April, but there is still a way for you to save money on your water bills…   More »

couple having a romantic meal Feature 25 July 2012 How to enjoy Valentine’s Day on a budget»

How to enjoy Valentine’s Day on a budget

As Valentine’s Day approaches, here are some tips to help you carve out some “us time” without having to spend more!   More »

three children sitting around open piggy bank 25 July 2012 Pocket money: teaching kids the value of money»

Pocket money: teaching kids the value of money

Pocket money can be a great parental tool to help your child learn the value of their choices.   More »

Family on a sofa 12 February 2013 Buy now, pay later – is it a good idea?»

Buy now, pay later – is it a good idea?

What to consider before you sign up to a repayment scheme.   More »

child savings Feature 11 February 2013 How to build savings for your child»

How to build savings for your child

An easy guide to the different child savings schemes available.   More »

pension plan Feature 25 July 2012 What you need to know about pensions»

What you need to know about pensions

A quick, step-by-step guide to answer all your questions about pension plans.   More »

what if I haven't made a Will Top tip 25 July 2012 What to do if you haven’t made a Will»

What to do if you haven’t made a Will

If you haven’t got round to making a Will yet, there are still some precautions you can take to protect your funds and your family. MyFamilyClub finance expert, Henrietta Oxlade, explains.   More »

ball in net Top tip 25 July 2012 How to set up your safety net»

How to set up your safety net

MyFamilyClub financial expert, Henrietta Oxlade, explains how to use the 7Ps to build up a three-month safety cushion.   More »

bank cards Top tip 25 July 2012 Why it makes sense to switch your current account»

Why it makes sense to switch your current account

MyFamilyClub money expert, Naomi Caine, explains why a new bank account might make sense.   More »

debt freedom Feature 25 July 2012 How to take the first step to debt freedom»

How to take the first step to debt freedom

Want to take control of your debt? It needn’t be a scary process!   More »

financial safety net Top tip 25 July 2012 Paying too much life insurance?»

Paying too much life insurance?

If you already have a life insurance plan, it’s definitely worth reviewing it in case you’re paying too much.   More »

Feature 24 March 2014 Your credit rating – explaining and improving it»

Your credit rating – explaining and improving it

All the basics you need to know on your credit rating: what is it, what affects it, and how you can improve it!   More »

payment plan Top tip 25 July 2012 Why you should make your own payment plans»

Why you should make your own payment plans

Our finance expert, Henrietta Oxlade, tells you how you can shave off money from your monthly expenses.   More »

investing money Top tip 31 January 2013 How you can invest even if you’re not earning»

How you can invest even if you’re not earning

MyFamilyClub finance expert, Henrietta Oxlade, explains why financial security is not the privilege of only those who work.   More »

Junior ISAs 12 February 2013 Your ten-step guide to starting a savings plan»

Your ten-step guide to starting a savings plan

Saving doesn't have to be hard! Find out how to get going and maximise your returns.   More »

family in the park Feature 01 August 2013 Junior ISAs – what you need to know»

Junior ISAs – what you need to know

Find out how to start saving for your kids with the new junior ISAs.   More »

Utility bill and coins 17 June 2014 Avoid The Hidden Costs Of Switching Providers»

Avoid The Hidden Costs Of Switching Providers

Top tips on avoiding the common and costly pitfalls when you switch to a new utility provider.   More »

New Year's Resolutions Top tip 26 June 2014 Resolutions schmesolutions»

Resolutions schmesolutions

Henrietta Oxlade, MyFamilyClub's family finance expert, tells us how to save the easy way.   More »

house and mortgage Top tip 25 July 2012 How to save £10K in interest on your mortgage»

How to save £10K in interest on your mortgage

MyFamilyClub money expert, Naomi Caine, explains how to get the best value out of your savings when interest rates are low.   More »

new year resolution Feature 26 June 2014 The best financial New Year’s Resolution that you can make»

The best financial New Year’s Resolution that you can make

The snowball effect of compound interest could make a little go a long way…   More »

benefits 19 June 2014 An easy guide to benefits»

An easy guide to benefits

Are you getting all the benefits you're entitled to? Find out if you're eligible for more money.   More »

saving the pennies 12 February 2013 Top 10 financial resolutions for 2012»

Top 10 financial resolutions for 2012

Make changes that pay! Here are your top ten financial resolutions for the New Year.   More »

iou 12 February 2013 Cut the cost of borrowing»

Cut the cost of borrowing

Find out how to lower your debt repayments and avoid high interest.   More »

gift of giving Top tip 25 July 2012 How to make the most of what you give to charity»

How to make the most of what you give to charity

Before you make your donation resolutions, take a look at these tips from MyFamilyClub money expert, Naomi Caine.   More »