Child Tax Credit and Working Tax Credit – the basics!

Tax credits provide families with important extra income.  It is easy to check what you are entitled to and put in a claim.  Just...

How much child tax credit am I entitled to?

Child tax credit can be worth thousands a year, depending on your household income and how many eligible children live in your household. Read on...

Two weeks left to get top savings account

Just one company is offering savings accounts that will completely protect your money from rising prices… But the deal might be gone by 17...

Budget 2012: Child benefit changes are softened

Families have been fretting over the Government's plans to reform the child benefit system for months, with the proposals throwing up a range of...

Save For The Future of Your Children With Shepherds Friendly Society

Save For The Future With Shepherds Friendly With rising expenses and low living wages, it is important that we consider and think about how our...

Premium bonds: Christmas turkeys or just icing?

Many of us were given Premium Bonds for Christmas when we were little – and they are still around today, but are they “Christmas...

How to appoint legal guardianship for your children

As much as they moan, cry and scream at us, exhaust us, and drain our bank accounts, we love our children unconditionally and would...

What you need to know about pensions

The word ‘pension’ describes the income which is provided to somebody when they are in retirement. A ‘pension plan’ is the investment vehicle which...

Beat the taxman with the best cash ISAs

Even though ISA interest rates are awful at the moment, they’re still a must-have savings option. Below we explain why this is - and...

An easy guide to benefits

You might not think benefits are for you, particularly if you’re in work. But it could be that you qualify for some support. And...