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What's the best way to cash-in spare change?

Whether you have recently unearthed a mine of coppers from the back of your sofa or have been saving loose change for years, cashing it in can give your wallet a welcome boost. Find out the best way to switch your pennies for pounds.

Can you keep money accidentally paid into your bank account?

We all dream of receiving an unexpected windfall, but if you did receive an erroneous payment into your bank account - would you ever be able to keep it?

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 car insurance cover should you get?

You need a car insurance policy to drive on the roads, but you can choose the level of cover you get. Here is how to work out what cover is right for you.

I have a significant amount of cash: What's the best place for my money?

If you have inherited some money, received an unexpected windfall or saved up a tidy sum, knowing what to do with the money can be tricky. Here is what to do if you have a significant amount to invest.

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.

Gifting money to your children: FAQs

Helping your children out financially is something every parent would like to do, but you need to be careful if you don't want them to face a hefty bill from the taxman. Here's what you need to know.

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.

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.

How to get a mortgage if you are an older borrower

If you are approaching or enjoying retirement but need or want to get a mortgage you may find that your options are somewhat limited. Here is how to find a mortgage if you are an older borrower.

How to write a cheque

Writing a cheque is becoming a dying art but still one you need to master. So whether it is to pay a bill or for a friend's birthday, here is how to write a cheque.

How to use a credit card for interest free purchases

Some credit cards offer the cheapest way to pay for something when you cannot afford to pay for it in one go. Here is how to borrow interest free with a 0% purchases card and spread the cost over several months.