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Are we a nation of savvy savers? New data reveals the extent of UK’s saving habits.

New research has revealed the attitudes that the UK public have towards putting their money away for a rainy day.

Educating children about money and financial responsibility

2014 saw the introduction of financial education into England’s secondary school curriculum. The Money Charity found that as of 2016, 90% of schools were delivering this education — but what about the quality?

More grandparents supporting their grandchildren with time and money

That often strongest of inter-generational family bonds - the one between grandparents and grandchildren - is gaining ever more practical and emotional currency in modern families with grandparents being dubbed the generous generation by giving more of both their time and their money to help their families.

5 tips on making and saving more money in 2018

Money – we could all do with a bit more of it and could all do with using what we’ve got a little better. Yet, that’s easier said than done, right? Well, maybe not. Here are five top tips on making and saving more money that you should take on board for 2018

How to find the spending/saving balance with your bet winnings

So, you’ve made a bet and luck was on your side and now you can cash out. Lucky you! But before you fly out on your next holiday or decide to quit your job, it’s a good idea to step back and think about how you’re going to use this money.

Financial fears: over two fifths (45%) of UK worried about their financial future

According to the latest research from Aldermore’s 2017 Annual Savings Tracker, over two fifths (45%) of the nation is worried about its financial future.

Reality bites: lack of savings makes goals out of reach for many

The latest research from Aldermore’s 2017 Annual Savings Tracker reveals that over three fifths (61%) of the nation are saving, putting away an average of £2,748 a year.

Leeds launches new 2.30% Regular Saver

Leeds Building Society launches a new Regular Saver product today paying 2.30%.

Clinical study highlights savings worries risk to mental health

As the nation continues to open up on mental health issues, research released today as part of Mental Health Awareness Week (8-14 May 2017) by Scottish Widows shows that one in six of us has suffered psychological problems as a result of money concerns.

Market-leading savings account added to Leeds online offering

Leeds Building Society has launched a new issue of its popular Online Access Account.

Lack of confidence means women over 50 are not making the most of their financial future

A new study released today has revealed the growing tendency of older people, and in particular women, to frown at the thought of entrusting their money to financial organisations.

West Brom study reveals we’re still a nation of savers

Britons haven’t lost their appetite for saving – despite the current low interest rate environment and economic uncertainty over issues such as Brexit.

Swave challenging spenders to start a savings resolution

Swave challenging spenders to start a savings resolution

Swave is launching a three-month challenge to help Britain start a savings resolution in 2017. Swave have developed a unique app to help even the biggest spenders save more towards their financial goals.

Leeds starts 2017 with unique fixed rate bond

Leeds Building Society is renewing its commitment to savers ahead of 2017 with the launch of a unique new fixed rate bond.

You don’t need to earn millions to feel wealthy in the UK today

The latest research from Lloyds Bank reveals the perceptions of wealth in the UK today, which show that those that feel wealthy aren’t always earning a fortune.