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Five things to look out for when choosing your pension

The world of pensions can be a confusing one. And trying to choose the right one from a choice of hundreds is not easy...

Money box scheme launched for first-time buyers

Do you remember the days when we used to save cash in little money boxes? Barratt is taking us back to those times with a new initiative designed to help first-time buyers. The scheme has been launched in the south-west of Englan...

Teachers ‘are the UK’s best savers’

Those of us who aren't teachers sometimes get a little bit envious of their long holidays, and according to new research educators now also save the most money every year. Teachers have proved they are the savviest savers,a...

UK set for ‘£800bn pension shock’

We all know that we will have to work longer and save more to live comfortably in our retirement because life expectancy rates have...

Britons managing to save £95 a month

How much do you manage to save on a regular basis? If the answer is 'not very much', you may want to learn from the example being set by other parents across the UK. Research from the quarterly NS&I Savings ...

How to start a personal pension

As a nation, we are living longer. That’s great news – but it also means we are likely to need much more money to...

How to save £100 in tax with the right cash ISA

If you have money in an ordinary savings account, you might want to consider switching your spare cash into an ISA, as you could...

Budget 2012: Case studies – meet the winners and losers

Let’s face it, trying to absorb the Chancellor’s full hour-long speech, working out what it will mean specifically to us and our families is...

Budget 2012: Misery for millions of motorists

When you need a car to take the kids safely to school, drive to work and ferry the family around, it can be hard...

Chancellor urged to revamp cash ISAs

Have you been disappointed by the returns offered by your savings account in the last two or three years? With the Bank of England maintaining its base rate at a record low of 0.5% since March 2009, it's been tough for saver...