Month: February 2015

The Financial News You Need To Know With Sarah Pennells – February 2015

Sarah Pennells is a personal finance journalist and the face behind SavvyWoman.co.uk. We think she does a great job at explaining financial subjects in a very clear and accessible manner. You can find her column below where she writes about the latest financial news, and helps you get more from your money. New 15 car plate […]

Marriage Tax Allowance – What is it and how does it work?

As of 20 February 2015 married couples as well as those in a civil partnership can register for a tax break. The policy brought in by the Conservative Party, which will allow four million married couples and 15,000 civil partners in the UK to share part of their annual income tax allowance, is set to […]

The Financial News You Need To Know With Sarah Pennells – February 2015

Valentine’s Day …. It’s Valentine’s Day on Saturday (make sure you’re aware of this if you’re planning a meal out with some mates or you could be surrounded by couples eating heart-shaped steaks and drinking pink fizz!). So, being a cynical journalist and not an old romantic, here are my decidedly practical tips if you’re […]

The secret behind big energy savings? People Power!

Despite the continuing reduction in wholesale costs the Big 6 energy companies are still failing to pass on energy price cuts to consumers,  costing the average household £145 a year. Energy and Climate Change Secretary, Ed Davey, is pushing consumers to consider alternatives to their current gas and electricity tariffs ‘There’s never been a better time to shop around, […]

Cupid Cons and Other Valentine’s Day Scams

Valentine’s Day offers fraudsters a great cover for their illegal schemes. Protect your heart and your wallet, watch out for these commons scams during the month of love. Catphishing Dating websites unsurprisingly experience uplift in activity during the cold winter months especially leading up to the ‘most romantic day of the year’. There have already […]

Do You Really Know Your Valentine?

Roses are Red Violets are blue Avoid Valentine’s fraud With 192 Heading out on a Valentine’s date this Saturday? Chances are it’s with someone you know and love. But, if it’s with someone you’ve recently met, perhaps in a bar or through online dating, then how do you truly know that they are who they […]

Join the Big Noddle Energy Switch and together we’ll get a better deal on energy bills!

Sometimes it can feel like no matter what you do, your energy bills just keep getting bigger and bigger. That’s why we’ve officially launched the Big Noddle Energy Switch campaign, to use the collective power of the Noddle community to negotiate a better deal on your bills. With our partner energyhelpline, we’re working to negotiate […]