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Kate Anderson

I am a freelance finance writer who also writes for Fitch Solutions. Previously I worked as an analyst for Nielsen, specialising in consumer finance reports and news insights.

Contactless phone payment: the top 3 options of 2020

Interested in contactless phone payment? We break down the top 3 best mobile payment apps, taking a look at set-up, acceptability and security. More »

UK bank holidays in 2021

Already looking ahead to next year? If coronavirus has you planning ahead, then take a look at our guide to bank holidays across the... More »

The UK guide to credit card debt

Credit card debt is one of the most common forms of personal debt in the UK. Here we break down where to turn to... More »

4 ideas to save money on food and meals with kids at home during coronavirus

Finding your food bill creeping up? Check out our 4 top tips that will help your family save money on food during coronavirus. More »

Is it a good idea to consolidate credit card debt?

When your credit card debt starts to pile up it can feel scary. But when is it a good idea to consolidate credit card... More »

What is contactless payment, and how can I use it?

Our one stop guide to what contactless payments are, and what you need to make them. More »

5 travel planning ideas to consider while waiting for the coronavirus to subside

If the coronavirus lockdown has you dreaming of future travel adventures, you could always start your travel planning now. More »

Should you open a joint savings account?

We take a look at the benefits of a joint savings account, and when it makes sense to get one. More »

How to get contactless payment on your phone

Breaking down how to get contactless payment up and running on your mobile phone - including which payment app is best for you. ... More »

7 equity-building home improvement ideas

Seven home improvement ideas which could boost the value of your property. More »

4 reasons you should switch to contactless payment right now

With coronavirus changing the way we live our day-to-day lives, we take a look at four reasons to use contactless payments right now. More »

What to do if you have to cancel/postpone your wedding due to coronavirus

Have you had to cancel or postpone your wedding because of coronavirus? We guide you through what to do next in these challenging times. More »

How much does it cost to charge an electric car?

Breaking down the real cost of charging an electric car - it's cheaper than you might think..... More »

What does coronavirus mean for rent payments?

Is coronavirus affecting your ability to pay rent? We break down the latest guidance and support for renters. More »

Tips for how to feed your family during the coronavirus pandemic

Five tips on how to feed your family during the ongoing coronavirus outbreak. More »

Need a mortgage payment holiday because of coronavirus? Here’s what you need to know

Breaking down everything you need to know about mortgages and coronavirus. More »

What you need to know about credit card debt and coronavirus

A round up of everything you need to know when it comes to coronavirus and credit card debt. More »

Travel insurance and coronavirus: Are you covered?

Breaking down everything you need to know about travel insurance and coronavirus. More »

School closed because of coronavirus? 6 activities that won’t cost you a thing

Six free activities you can do at home to entertain the kids. More »

Business loan vs personal loan: which is better for your startup?

All you need to know to help you decide which loan is right for your startup. More »