Tips and guides

Helpful money guides

From looking after your money to planning for future life events, our useful guides can help and support along the way.

We've created a series of useful financial guides providing information about the things you may need to plan for financially at different times throughout your life.  We hope you find it helpful.

If you have any questions about what you've read, our friendly team are here to answer your questions. You can call us on 03300 244612

Types of savings accounts

Knowing what type of savings accounts are available will help you know which one is right for you.

Planning your finances and budgeting

Taking the time to manage your money is important. Here's some key things you might want to consider when planning your finances and how to make the most of your money.

Money guides for children

From learning what money is, to how to save and budget and the different ways of borrowing, our useful guides can help your children or grandchildren learn to handle money with confidence. 

Borrowing and debt

Most of us may need to borrow money at some point in our lives. We've outlined some key things you need to consider when borrowing money.

Raising children and saving for their future

Raising a child is expensive. We've highlighted some of the costs to think about when raising children, including savings options and planning for the unexpected.

Extra support managing your finances

Useful information if you (or a family member) need a bit of extra support managing your accounts, whether it’s short term or for the foreseeable future.

Higher education

Soon to be taking the next step in education? Here we talk about the options available and the things you need to think about.