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The best British holidays you’ve never taken

The Carrick-a-Rede rope bridge in County Antrim

The UK is rich in history, culture and beauty – and yet many of us seldom explore what we have in our own back garden. So here’s a selection of brilliant British destinations that may not otherwise spring readily to mind.

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What to do if you have a traffic accident

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Road traffic accidents are sadly a frequent occurrence. If you happen to be in one, here are some pointers on how to handle the situation.

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Tips for a stress-free Gap Year


Whether you’re deferring entry to university, or taking a lengthy break from work, preparation for your travels is key – so we’ve come up with some money-saving pointers.

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With the Easter break just around the corner, Owe Carter compiles a list of's UK campsite recommendations.

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Household safes: a guide

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With mistrust of banks becoming increasingly widespread, more and more people may be looking to stash their cash in their property. For obvious reasons, doing this isn’t without risks.

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Join the neighbourhood watch and reduce premiums

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If you're not a member of the Neighbourhood Watch already, then you've probably at least heard of the scheme. Or seen the round sticker with the smiley bobby and the happy community members.

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Get plastic recommendations based on your credit profile

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Our clever credit card tool shows you a selection of cards you might be interested in, and tells you how likely you are to be accepted based on your credit profile. What’s more, this won’t leave any footprints on your credit record!

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It’s cold outside, so make sure your home is warm

Boiler controller

It’s a bit chilly out. And although pelting snowballs at one another is a whole heap of fun for kids who are home from school, the cold isn’t welcomed by all. Groups such as pensioners are particularly vulnerable to cold weather, especially in light of escalating energy costs.

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Landlord and tenant responsibilities explained

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When you enter into a rental agreement - either as a landlord or a tenant – there are certain responsibilities involved.  Read More…

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Owe Carter

Owe Carter

Owe Carter is a content producer who's worked for since 2007. He's the author of our Carless Cities report.

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