Coronavirus

Coronavirus and your bills

Utility providers have announced some help if you’re struggling to pay for gas, electricity or water. If you think you might not be able to pay gas or electricity bills If you’re going to have...

Coronavirus if you’re buying, selling or moving home

In England, estate agents, removal firms and conveyancers have been allowed to reopen. However, in Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland restrictions are still in place preventing home viewings and...

Coronavirus, travel insurance and holiday cancellations

Coronavirus has probably changed the way you think about holidays. Whether it’s UK or abroad, one of your concerns is going to be how safe your money is when you book and what you can do if your...

Coronavirus and your pension

Since the coronavirus outbreak, stock markets have fallen considerably and are likely to remain volatile for a while. You may therefore be wondering if you should bring forward a decision to do...

Coronavirus scams

Fraudsters are using the coronavirus outbreak to scam people out of money. This has included people attempting to buy protective face masks from fraudulent sellers and coronavirus-themed phishing...

Coronavirus – Help with rent arrears and problems with paying your rent

If you cannot pay your rent, don’t ignore the problem. Talk to your landlord as soon as possible. Whether the problem is caused by a change of circumstances, a budgeting difficulty, or a cut in...

Coronavirus and your money

The coronavirus outbreak has been an incredibly stressful period, because although this is a health-based emergency, it’s also a financial-based emergency too. This guide looks at how you can best...

Coronavirus if you’re an employee

The Job Retention Scheme, also known as furlough, has been extended until 30 September 2021. This guide looks at how the scheme works and what you can do if you’ve already been made redundant, as...

Help and support for self-employed during and after Coronavirus

If you’re self-employed, the government has announced a range of measures to help and support you. This guide tells you more about the available schemes and how they will affect you if you’re a sole...

Coronavirus and housing costs

Something that is going to be hard to cover if you’ve got a sudden drop in income and don’t have access to savings is your mortgage or rent payments. If you have a mortgage You had until 31...