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Debt and savings

Make the most of your money with our guides to savings and debt management.

Information and advice

  • Debt advice

    A change in income or rising costs may have led you to fall into debt. Take action to improve your situation.
  • Tracing lost money

    You might have accounts and policies you don't know about, ones you haven't used for years.
  • Energy savings

    Cutting your energy bills and making them more affordable doesn’t have to mean making big changes.
  • Water advice

    Saving water at home is good for the environment and will reduce your bills if you're using a meter.
  • 8 tips for savers

    Some simple tips from financial expert John Husband to make the most of your savings.
  • Using credit wisely

    StepChange Debt Charity shares its tips on how to use credit without getting trapped by debt.
  • Financial jargon checker

    We've put money jargon into plain English, so we all know what it means.
  • Inheritance tax

    Find out what taxes are applied to an estate.

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Boost your income in retirement

Enjoy a more comfortable retirement by following these simple steps.

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Get in touch with your local Age UK for face-to-face advice

Debt in later life

Martyn Lewis finds out about the problem of debt in later life with his guests Sally West from Age UK and Edward Ware from the debt charity Step Change.

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