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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.

Savvy students bag extra discount at Co-op

Savvy students are switching on to extra savings at the Co-op following the launch of the retailer’s new Membership rewards scheme.

If you want to avoid a Christmas cash hangover…‘tis the season to start budgeting

Whilst it might feel a bit early to start thinking about your Christmas list, with only 14 weeks to go until the big day, those who haven’t already put any money aside will need to start budgeting around £36 a week to avoid being caught out by the cost.

Leeds members confident of scoring their financial goals

Savers and borrowers like to know the score when it comes to their financial goals, according to new research by Leeds Building Society.

MoneySuperMarket launches peer-to-peer exclusive with Assetz Capital

MoneySuperMarket has launched an exclusive peer-to-peer incentive to new customers investing with an Assetz Capital account.

Grassroots community sharing market saves people £407 a year

Like reward schemes and couponing, the sharing economy is one of the latest trends that consumers seem to be cashing in on.

UK millennials are engaged with their finances and keen to learn more says new survey

The 2016 Schroders Global Investor Study has highlighted that UK millennials (those aged 18-35 years) are engaged with their finances and more confident than the older generation when it comes to their investment knowledge.

Digital banking boosts balances for young savers

According to the latest online research from Halifax, young adults say digital banking is helping them to boost their savings balances.

13 million Brits wish they could save more

As the UK savings landscape evolves with new changes introduced this month, a new study from Santander has revealed that one in five Brits do not save anything. Brits who do save, save on average a quarter of their disposable income, equating to just over £120 a month.

Men vs Women 2015: Pay gap narrows but men still better off overall

Women’s earnings have risen more rapidly than men’s in the last five years, but despite this narrowing of the gender pay gap, men are still better off on average with higher salaries and bigger pension pots, according to the latest research from Halifax.

Britain still a nation of savers

Britain is still a nation of savers, new research from Leeds Building Society has discovered.

Saver confidence increases as over two thirds of consumers are able to save

The Lloyds Bank Savings Report shows that more people are feeling confident about their savings, with over two thirds (70%) of people surveyed having saved over the past 12 months.

A quarter of Brits are 'aspirational' savers

M&S Bank research reveals that while nearly two thirds (64 per cent) of regular savers believe it’s important to contribute towards a ‘rainy day’ fund, a quarter (25 per cent) see themselves as ‘aspirational’ savers, instead choosing to put their money towards a tangible savings goal.

New flexibility will boost saving - and risk-taking

New tax-free allowances and increased flexibility will encourage savers and investors to put more money away – but could lead to a rise in the levels of risk they take on investments and the impact on their money, new research from Yorkshire Building Society shows.

Half of households would struggle to meet everyday costs on one income

Half of households would struggle to make ends meet is if they lost their main income according to new research by AA Life Insurance.