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How to get on the property ladder with no deposit

If you are not able to build a big enough deposit and starting to feel that owning your own home is just a pipe dream, do not despair. Here are several ways to get onto the property ladder without a hefty lump sum.

How to get a fair financial divorce settlement

Divorcing may be something you never thought you'd experience, but even if it's unexpected you'll need to protect your finances as well as your heart. We examine how to organise your finances through a divorce.

How do you claim tax back?

Paying tax is a fact of life for most of us, but it's surprisingly easy to pay too much and leave yourself out of pocket. Here's how to claim tax back from HMRC.

What's the best way to buy second-hand tickets?

If you've ever tried to buy tickets for a must see event, you'll know that it's not always easy to get them first time! If you're not quick you can easily miss out, but don't give up, there are still ways to get the tickets you want.

How do I gift money without being taxed?

"It's my money and I can do what I like with it," right? Wrong. There are a set of rules governing the 'gifting' of money - how much you give, how often and to whom determines if the gift will be liable for tax. Here is what you need to know.

How to spend less on entertainment

Where would you be without modern entertainment, but have the rising costs left you unable to join in your favourite leisure activities? We look at ways you can spend less and still enjoy the entertainment you love.

How to buy a car

Whether you're looking for a snazzy new sports car, a people carrier to ferry the kids to school or a comfortable commuter vehicle it makes sense to get the best deal possible on your new set of wheels - we show you how.

Payday loans: The new rules for lenders

The FCA is flexing its muscles and targeting payday lenders with tough new rules. We take a closer look at what's changing and how it could affect your finances.

Will your pension provider let you get your cash?

Earlier this year the government gave us new powers to access our pension funds when we turn 55. Unfortunately not all pension providers have been quick to adapt to the changes! Here is what each is doing...

How to start investing in shares

Has your savings rate got you looking for alternative ways to use your hard earned money? Whether it's for long term growth or to generate income, investing in shares can be a profitable way to use your savings!

10 ways to make money from home that aren't a scam

Does making money from home conjure images of pyramid selling and shady fraudsters? We've waded through the schemes and scams to come up with 10 options that are easy and legal.

Is Amazon Prime worth It?

For 79 a year, Amazon Prime offers one-day delivery, instant video streaming and multiple extra features for customers, but does it offer good value?