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Nick Renaud-KomiyaPersonal finance specialist

Nick Renaud-Komiya has been a writer and reporter for eight years, covering a range of areas from the NHS to investment banking. He now spends his time covering consumer issues and enjoys helping people gain better control of their personal finances. Nick’s money journalism has been featured in a range of national newspapers, magazines and websites including; The Sunday Mirror, MoneySavingExpert and The Independent.

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Buying a second-hand electric vehicle

There are both financial and environmental benefits to buying a second-electric vehicle when looking to invest in a new car. The experts at money.co.uk have provided some guidance to help you assess if this is the right option for you.

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Saving money on your gardening costs

Lockdown has seen many people take to gardening. However, giving your garden a refresh can be costly. Money.co.uk have pulled together guidance about to manage your finances when making changes to your garden.

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COVID-19 Debt Index

The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic has plunged millions into debt according to research from money.co.uk. This guide explains how you can get the help you need to get your finances back in shape.

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A guide to LGBTQ+ personal finance

If you are part of the LGBTQ+ community, organising your personal finances, tax and insurance is not always a simple process. Money.co.uk have pulled together a handy guide to help those in the community handle their money effectively.

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Coronavirus: Holidays and travel

The UK Government has relaxed rules against travelling abroad, but some restrictions remain. What if you booked a trip before the pandemic hit? Money.co.uk has outlined all you need to know

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How driving an electric vehicle can save you money

Driving an electric vehicle is a great option for those looking to reduce their carbon footprint. However, it can also be a great option if you are hoping to keep your driving costs low.

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Coronavirus: What the ‘Furlough’ scheme changes mean for you

From July, employees can return to work part-time while still benefiting from the Government’s furlough scheme. Money.co.uk has created a guide to help employers understand what these changes mean.

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Coronavirus: Financial help for self-employed workers

The government has extended financial support schemes for self-employed workers affected by COVID-19. Money.co.uk has collated a guide, detailing everything you need to know.

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Investment series: 10 women-led companies worth investing in

In light of International Women's Day on March 8, the personal finance experts at money.co.uk have pulled together a list of women-led companies you may want to invest in.

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Buying and selling with online marketplaces

Thinking about using an online market place? The consumer spending experts at money.co.uk have put together this helpful guide on your rights when buying or selling through sites like eBay, Shpock, Gumtree and Facebook Marketplace.

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An introduction to ESG investing

With investment opportunities becoming increasingly more accessible, ESG investments have become and increasingly vital element of the investment process. The investment experts at money.co.uk have created a guide to investing more sustainably.

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How much do your favourite streaming services really cost?

As Netflix increases its subscription prices next month, here’s how to check if you’re actually getting value for money from your online streaming services.