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Anne East

Anne specialises in personal finance and insurance products, covering the ins and outs that enable consumers to make informed financial choices based on the facts.

The UK’s 10 most popular cars for young drivers

Price comparison website MoneySuperMarket reveals the 10 most popular cars for young people in the UK today. Does yours make the list? More »

How Covid is pushing over 50s into pension poverty

Covid has pushed many over 50s into pension poverty. Here's why this group has been affected and what the consequences are. More »

Is the digital Euro on its way?

The European Central Bank (ECB) is mulling over plans for a digital Euro. We take a look at how it might work and when... More »

Pound to dollar ratio: why is the GBP stronger than the USD?

The US has the biggest economy in the world, but the pound to dollar ratio consistently favours the pound. We take a look at... More »

Pension scams: what to look out for

Most of us are no strangers to scams, but what about when it comes to clever pension scams? We take a look at the... More »

What is a mortgage prisoner and is help available?

Mortgage prisoners are still suffering long after the 2008 financial crisis. Find out what a mortgage prisoner is and what help is available for... More »

How does Brexit affect timeshares?

Now that the UK is no longer in the EU, we take a look at what Brexit means for timeshare owners and common contract... More »

Is it cheaper to rent or buy?

For the first time in years, it's cheaper to rent than buy property. Here's what that means for you and whether it's now better... More »

Why food prices could be set to rise

Data from the United Nations shows an increase in the prices of foodstuffs, which could lead to rising food prices later this year. We... More »

Yes, it almost always makes sense to compare car insurance

Cars insurance premiums are expensive at the best of times. But price isn't the only reason to compare car insurance. We take a look... More »

When is Amazon Prime Day 2021?

Amazon Prime Day will be from 21 June 2021 to 22 June 2021. We take a look at the event that celebrates Amazon's birthday... More »

What’s the cheapest way to get EU citizenship after Brexit?

Here’s a look at some of the cheapest citizenship options as well as other (legal) ways you can become an EU citizen after Brexit. More »

Why is cryptocurrency important?

Why is cryptocurrency important? Here, we explore key points that make crypto an important topic of discussion. More »

Who has rising house prices benefitted?

House prices in the UK are rising, but who's benefitting? Here are the winners and losers when it comes to making money from property. More »

The UK cities that could save the most and least from solar panels

Research shows the cities that could save the most – and the least – by installing solar panels. Where does your city rank and... More »

More than 14% of kids are selling their toys online

More kids are selling their toys online and raking in the profits. Here's what these entrepreneurial kids are spending their money on. More »

What does ‘mooning’ mean in cryptocurrency?

Cryptocurrency terms can be baffling. Here's what it means when cryptocurrency is 'mooning' and why investors want it to go to the moon. More »

How to reduce your energy bill while working from home

Energy bills have risen by 17% over the last year, according to figures from Here's how to reduce your energy bills. More »

All you need to know about the Chia cryptocurrency

Chia is a new kind of cryptocurrency. It's being touted as a greener alternative to energy guzzlers like Bitcoin. But is Chia really any... More »

34% of 45-54-year-olds have debts they don’t know how to pay off

More than three-quarters of 45-54-year-olds have no idea how to pay off their debts. If you're caught in the cycle, here's what you can... More »