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Maximise your income by checking which benefits you’re entitled to

Posted 14 July 2017 by Christine Walsh

Our benefits calculator is a great way to make sure you’re maximising your income. Read on to find out more.


Hire purchase and ‘buy now, pay later’ – how do they work?

Posted 31 May 2016 by Emily Bancroft

Considering buying something on hire purchase? Find out what you should consider.

Debt collection scams on the rise – make sure you stay safe

Posted 29 May 2016 by Emily Bancroft

Make sure you don’t get tricked by fraudsters – we’ll take you through what you need to know.

How to get fit on a budget

Posted 28 May 2016 by Christine Walsh

Our top budget-friendly fitness tips.

How to save money on utilities

Posted 27 May 2016 by Christine Walsh

We bring you the best ways to save money on your electric, gas and water bills

Save money on days out in… York

Posted 22 May 2016 by Christine Walsh

5 fun things to do in York as a family, on a budget.

20 low-cost hobbies – 11 to 20

Posted 15 May 2016 by Christine Walsh

If you want to take up a new hobby without spending a fortune, check out our great ideas.

To find out more about managing your money and getting free debt advice, visit Money Advice Service, an independent service set up to help people manage their money.