The one word that caused the pension crisis!

I’ve been mulling this over. It’s a staggering thought, but much of the UK’s current pension crisis is caused by a simple lexicographical issue; it’s all down to a missing word! No pension has ever performed badly! Ever heard someone say “don’t put a penny in a pension, my pension’s performed abysmally?” Of course you have, but...

Who is MSE Dan?

I hope he forgives me, but yesterday in MoneySaving Towers, MSE Dan made one of the most bizarre mistakes I’ve ever seen. Now this is a very unlikely slip because our Dan is a very bright boy, however in conversation with MSE Neil, he by accident called him Dan! In other words he mistook Neil for himself....

A nasty new trend in the credit card world. It’s not the name it’s how you apply that counts!

We all know banks are nasty and cunning baskets. Nowhere more than in the world of credit cards, which seems to be the test bed area for devious schemes to grab even more of the unsuspecting public’s money. And here’s yet another. We’ve seen it for a good year or so, but now it’s becoming commonplace, deserving...