Budget week is a good time to explore some of the basics about tax, particularly personal tax allowance. Take time, because it is complicated, and some young people get confused.
Here’s how one young man got hold of the wrong end of the personal allowance stick. He’d just got a job and told a youth [...]
Sticking to a budget in the supermarket is the latest mini-booklet of top tips from charity Credit Action.
There is familiar advice, such as not to shop when hungry and to avoid impulse buying. It also focuses well on combating the ways supermarkets encourage shoppers to spend more. “Look high and low—the most profitable [...]