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Anne East

Anne specialises in personal finance and insurance, covering details that enable you to make informed decisions based on facts.

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 »

What is Dogecoin?

Dogecoin is a type of digital currency also known as a cryptocurrency. But where did it come from and why does it use the... More »

How is the travel industry reinventing itself post-pandemic?

Tourism is back on the cards in new hopes for the travel industry. Here's how travel firms are reinventing themselves post-pandemic. More »

Who decides the price of a stamp?

Currently, first-class and second-class stamps are 85p and 66p respectively. But who actually sets the price of a stamp in the UK? More »

The UK’s top cities for new businesses and entrepreneurs

These are the best UK cities for ambitious entrepreneurs looking to launch new businesses. Find out if your city makes the cut. More »

How to save money on sanitary products with reusables

We take a look at where you can access free sanitary products and how you can save money every month with reusable sanitary products. More »

Which energy tariff is best: fixed rate or variable rate?

What's the difference between a fixed-rate tariff and a variable-rate tariff? Which energy tariff is the best for you and your budget? We take... More »

4 free career aptitude tests

Feeling stuck in a rut job-wise? Assess your skills with one of these free career aptitude tests and kickstart a new career doing what... More »

Almost half of the UK lacks basic financial literacy

In a recent survey, nearly half of UK adults were found to lack basic financial literacy and were stumped by savings, ISAs and retirement... More »

Who are the richest home influencers?

Home influencers aren't just helping us tidy up and declutter, they're making a fortune while doing it. Here's who's making the most. More »

What not buying clothes for a year taught me

In 2019, I decided to do the no new clothes challenge. Here's why I did it, how much I saved and what I learned... More »

Who are the richest health and fitness influencers?

There's a wide range of fitness influencers out there, but who is topping the charts when it comes to wealth as well as health? More »

Is bicycle insurance worth it?

Whether you cycle or pleasure or commute every day, is bicycle insurance really worth it? Here are the pros and cons to help you... More »

When is the ISA deadline in 2021?

This year's ISA deadline is almost here. Find out exactly when that is and what you can do to make the most of it. More »

What does it mean when the oil price jumps?

Oil prices can fluctuate so what does it mean when oil prices rise and how does a jump affect everyday costs? More »

What does ‘buy cheap, buy twice’ mean?

There are all sorts of sayings about money and buy cheap, buy twice is one of them. Find out what it means and what... More »

Can I collect my UK State Pension from abroad?

If you live abroad, you can still claim your State Pension. Find out everything you need to know to claim it with MyWalletHero. More »