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We all know that we should be saving for a rainy day, but what are the benefits of investing over simply saving? Do you know when the best time to start investing is or what’s a good investment opportunity? Here is a look at whether it’s a good idea to stop just saving and start [...]
Do you know if your bank account is giving you the best deal? Most people don’t and tend to stick to their current arrangements without realizing that by moving to a different bank or even a different kind of account with the same bank they could either earn better interest or save themselves money in [...]
Historically people in the UK have made loyal customers, choosing to support their decision and stick with the same bank account for many years if not a lifetime. In recent years however there has been a shift towards shopping around for the best deal and in light of internet developments more and more people are [...]
In the UK, banks like any other business, are having to earn customer loyalty. People often choose a current account with a bank and stick to it without considering the alternatives. This contrasts with their behaviour in other areas. They will shop around for the best savings, loans, mortgages and investments, yet plod along with [...]
Visit the main creditmarket.co.uk page for a choice of: Childrens Bank Accounts & Savings Accounts Open a savings account for your children and give them the benefits of a financial head start. As their parent, or the person who has parental responsibility the children, you will teach them the value of saving; ensuring that they [...]
With so much negative publicity in the tabloids about banks closing their doors on the High Street, it is too easy to forget the positive aspects which lie behind these dismal (and over exaggerated) tales. In fact, between the Internet and the debit card, it is harder to say which has revolutionised the use of [...]
Get MoneySavingExpert.com’s Bank Charge Claim Advice. (as seen on TV) Unfortunately, bank charges seem to be a fact of life that is difficult to avoid. Many bank charges are hidden away in the small print or are unclear or misleading. However, there are some things you can do to avoid – or at least lower [...]