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We've pulled together everything you need to know to make the most from your savings.

Important information: These articles give you information to help you make the most of your money, but they aren't personal advice. If you're not sure if a certain action is right for you, please ask for advice.

Getting the most from your savings

How much cash should you hold?

It's important for all of us to have a safety net to fall back on when the unexpected happens. But we're all different.

Find out how much cash you should hold

Should I save or invest?

Investing isn't for everybody. If you're not yet sure whether you should be saving or investing your money, take a look at some of the key things to consider before you start.

Explore what could be right for you

How much better off could you be?

If you haven't switched your savings recently you're not alone. 37% of all savers have never switched their savings. But this is costing savers dearly.

Find out what difference a new rate could make to your savings

Savings insights from our team of experts


Tips to help you save

Everyone needs cash, it’s vital to cover day-to-day expenses and unexpected costs. But having it sat earning little-to-no interest is a sure way to let rising prices eat away at its value. If you’re looking for an easy way to improve your cash returns, here are our five top tips.

Ryan Kenny

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What affects savings rates?

There are a number of things that affect the interest rate that you’ll receive on your savings. Here are some of the most important, although it’s not an exhaustive list.

Ryan Kenny

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How are my savings taxed?

The savings accounts you choose can affect the amount you’ll be taxed.

Ryan Kenny

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5 building blocks for financial resilience

When it comes to our finances, we might know what our end goals are. The big question is how we get from here to there. Here we look at the 5 key building blocks for you to consider to help you secure your financial future.

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1. Control your debt

It's key we stay in control of our debts. Here's why it's our top priority.

Find out how to control your debt

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2. Protect your family

The role protection insurance plays in securing your financial safety net.

What to consider to protect your finances

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3. Build your emergency cash savings

The importance of building up a cash buffer for unexpected emergencies.

Build your emergency savings

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4. Plan for later life

The role pensions play in securing long-term financial resilience.

How to prepare for retirement

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5. Invest to make more of your money

We look at why investing is one of the five key building blocks towards a financially secure future.

Learn more about investing