Families

Getting the Best Mortgage Deal

You won’t need a mortgage if your parents are extremely rich or you inherited a pile of money. For all the rest of us, you’ll definitely need a mortgage if you want to own your own home. Elsewhere on UK Money Market, we give advice on the best mortgage deals. In this article, however, we […]

Make Sure Your Contents Insurance Covers Christmas Presents

Lots of time, effort – and money – goes into finding the right Christmas presents for your loved ones. But before you go shopping, make sure you check to see if your new shiny gadgets and gizmos will be covered by your contents insurance. Now’s also a good time to check your buildings insurance – […]

Best Redundancy Insurance from £3 a Month

More people than ever are protecting themselves and their families in case they are ever made redundant. You may not want to think about it, but in the tough economic climate, unemployment and redundancy figures are through the roof and if your income suddenly stops, you may not be able to provide for your family. […]

Getting Debts Under Control

Knowing you have a tidy pile in the bank can help you to feel relaxed, even if you never have to touch the money. Simply having the reassurance that you have a nest egg to fall back on if the worst happens can make challenges far easier to deal with. However, a recent report has […]

Catalogue Accounts Adding To Financial Strain

With the financial squeeze putting pressure on family finances all around the country, it can be difficult to scrape together enough cash to pay for things such as furniture, clothes and shoes. And whilst credit such as payday loans is continuing to explode in popularity, there are other tried and tested ways of paying for […]

What’s the Best Dental Insurance

The fear of going to the dentist is enough to cover many people with cold sweat, leaving their palms sweaty and their stomach doing somersaults. But it’s not the thought of the drill that scares people. Nor is it the image of a masked man hovering over them, or even the possibility of a filling. […]

How Do Brits Save Their Money? See the Results Here.

How do some of us save money? From haggling in markets, to discount codes and more – err – unconventional methods (reusable toilet paper, anyone?) MyVoucherCodes looked at the good, the best and the downright strange ways people save the pennies. But what are the real facts and figures? Do people feel embarrassed about saving […]

The Side Effects of Debt and How You Can Treat Them

As Brits, we’re famous for being prudish when it comes to talking about money – even more so when it comes to discussing the taboo subject of personal debt. With 80% of adults in the UK in the red right now, our personal debt is the elephant in the room in most households. But ignoring […]

Save Money on Foreign Currency

For many of us, before we travel abroad, currency exchange is the last thing we think about, resulting in a last minute dash to the Bureau de Change, which will often mean that you don’t get the best deals. There are a few things that you should keep in mind to ensure that you get […]