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5 ways to check a website is legit

Worried a website is dodgy? Sense a site is slightly suspicious? Here are 5 quick and easy ways to check if a website is legit.

How to insure yourself to drive someone else's car

If you want to drive a car you do not own, you will still need cover in place. Here is how to make sure you are insured to drive someone else's car.

What are the pros and cons of the Help to Buy scheme?

The Help to Buy scheme has been under the spotlight in recent months, with stories of happy new homeowners balanced with accusations that the scheme is distorting the housing market. But importantly, can it help you buy?

Can you cancel your mobile phone contract if you can't get signal?

Being stuck without signal can be frustrating, but does it mean you can ditch your network and break your mobile contract without charge? Here is when you can cancel your contract without facing a hefty fee.

Should you borrow against your home?

If you are a homeowner you could have thousands of pounds locked up in the value of your home. But if you need to borrow, is taking out a secured loan against your home sensible or something to avoid at all costs?

How does a no claims bonus save you money?

Having a no claims bonus is one of the best ways to keep the cost of your car insurance as low as possible, but what is it, and how does it work? Here is how your no claims will save you money.

What are OEICs?

OEICs may be an attractive option for new investors, but before you make a decision you need to understand the basics. This guide covers everything you need to know about OEICs before investing your money.

What is an investment trust?

Investment trusts allow you to team up with other investors and an expert fund manager, but to get the best return possible you need to choose the right one. Here is a breakdown of how they work and how they can make you money.

Is banking on your smart phone safe?

If you live life on the move, then mobile banking can seem like an ideal way to keep track of your finances. But is it a safe way to manage your money?

What is the best way to spend abroad?

Spending money overseas can end up costing you a fortune in fees and charges, so find out what options you have and which is the cheapest for your trip.

Chargeback claims: how to get your money back

If you buy something on your credit, debit or prepaid card, you could get a refund if something goes wrong. Here is how to get your money back through the Chargeback scheme.

How to use a money transfer credit card

You can repay a loan or overdraft by moving money from a credit card to your bank account - here is how a money transfer could save you thousands of pounds.