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Family

How to get your kids into the savings habit

If you give your children pocket money, or they ever receive money as a gift at Christmas or on their birthday, encourage them to put some of it aside to save for the things they want.


Contributing to your grandchildren's future

It costs £231,843 to raise a child in the UK from birth to the age of 21. More than the cost of the average semi-detached house.


Helping your kids onto the property ladder

‘It takes a village to raise a child’, so the old saying goes. And it’s certainly true that having the support of family around you is invaluable for many parents.

Finance

How can I improve my credit score

Discover some top tips and tricks, including quick wins, that could help improve your credit score.


How to make money as a teenager

Read our quick-fire guide on how to get your first job, knowing your rights and where to look for work.


How positive visualisation can help with financial planning

Find out how picturing yourself achieving goals can help you turn them into a reality.

Wellbeing

Try these Simple memory tips for over 50s

Figuring out how to organise your thoughts can help sharpen your memory, check out these tips.


50 ways to carry out random acts of kindness every day

Imagine the joy you’d spread if you decided to do something kind for one new person every day?


The best outdoor exercise and mindfulness

Exercise is great for your body but also for the mind, try these outdoor exercises to boost your mood.