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How to be money confident in 2019

If you’re hoping to go into the New Year feeling in control of your cash, try these top tips to boost your financial fitness.

Quick ways to boost your credit score

If you’re short on time and want to improve how lenders see you, try these speedy tips to improve your credit score.

Loans vs credit cards

Finding the right credit for you can be confusing. Here we weigh up the pros and cons of personal loans and credit cards.

Why your credit score isn't going up

If you’ve been working hard to boost your score, but it still isn’t budging, check out these possible reasons why.

How Credit Unions can help you

If you’ve been refused credit from high-street banks and other lenders, a credit union could be a good place to turn to.

What is shared ownership?

If you’re looking to get on the property ladder this year, this could be a more budget friendly option

Why your credit score has gone down

If you’ve seen a drop in your score or are suddenly being denied credit, check if one of these reasons applies to you

Seven ways to save money on your commute

Rail fares are expected to go up by as much 3.2% in 2019. Here are seven ways you can save money on your travel to and from work.

Could a VPN protect your privacy?

As we become more data-conscious, here is a quickfire guide to what VPNs are and how they could be useful for you.

'Guaranteed rates'

Often the credit card interest rate you see is different to the one you get. But things are changing.

Credit Barometer

Research from our Credit Barometer recently revealed that interest in tracker mortgages fell in August, suggesting that the BoE rate rise has impacted the type of mortgages people are searching for.

Phishing and smishing

Phishing is one of the most common types of scams. It’s thought 30% of all phishing messages get opened by targeted users.

Six money mistakes

When it comes to financial matters, there are plenty of habits that could make us significantly worse off.

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The higher your credit rating, the better your chances of being accepted for credit, at the best rates.

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