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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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Coronavirus: Managing financial stress

If you’re in financial difficulty due to COVID-19-related disruption, you may be feeling stressed and you mental health may be under Money.co.uk has created some tips to help you cope with this difficult situation.

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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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Coronavirus: Improve your mortgage chances

While COVID-19 has caused enormous disruption for those trying to get on the housing ladder, money.co.uk has outlined some simple things you can do to boost your chances of getting a mortgage.

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Coronavirus: Money saving tips for students

If you’re about to start university this September, money.co.uk has drawn up some useful tips to make your money go further.

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The Green Homes Grant Guide

The Government will soon launch a £2 billion fund to help homeowners make their properties more energy efficient. Money.co.uk have uncovered how it could help you reduce your energy bills.

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Coronavirus: Travelling between the UK and other countries

As the government eases international travel restrictions, here is a short guide to where you can travel and how quarantine rules will work for those travelling to the UK.

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Coronavirus: Getting a mortgage

The pandemic has made it harder for first-time buyers with small deposits to get a mortgage.Money.co.uk have put together a guide, highlighting what you need to know if you’re trying to get on the property ladder right now.

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Cycling to work

With more people returning to work, the consumer spending experts at money.co.uk have put together a helpful guide on cycling to work and the schemes available.

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Coronavirus: A restaurant owners’ guide to the ‘Eat Out to Help Out’ scheme

The Government-backed discount scheme aims to support the restaurant and leisure sector. Money.co.uk has put together this helpful guide to show you how your restaurant business could benefit.

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Coronavirus: A customers’ guide to the ‘Eat Out to Help Out’ scheme

During August 2020, eligible restaurants will be able to offer a 50% discount for food eaten on their premises on Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays, up to a maximum amount of £10 per diner. Money.co.uk has put together this helpful guide with everything you need to know.

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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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Coronavirus: Overdraft changes and help available to bank customers

Changes to overdraft charge rules were temporarily put on hold when the pandemic hit. The consumer spending experts at money.co.uk have put together this helpful guide to show how you might be affected.

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