Modern day spending

Keeping up with current affairs

Does awareness of current affairs make you a better saver? Yes, says our survey. Here’s how to develop your sense of ...

Jargon buster: understanding financial news

Jargon buster: understanding financial news

Don’t know your assets from your elbow? Our jargon buster explains the key terms you’ll come across in financial news.

Meet Gen O: 'The Ostrich Generation'

Meet Gen O: 'The Ostrich Generation'

Gen O, born around the 1980s to 2000, have their heads in the sand when thinking about their finances.

The impact of 'invisible spending' on your future

The impact of 'invisible spending' on your future

Coffees, treats, sandwiches. How do our spending habits affect our financial future?

Gen O’s uncertain path to retirement

Gen O’s uncertain path to retirement

Gen O (16-34 year olds) have their heads in the sand when thinking about saving for retirement.

Is social pressure stopping Gen O from saving?

Is social pressure stopping Gen O from saving?

Social pressures have made Gen O (16-34) feel inclined to spend more money to keep up with peers. And it's affecting ...

Millions of Brits are overspending by £150 a month

Millions of Brits are overspending by £150 a month

From recently commissioned research we found that not earning enough to cover living expenses, not wanting children t...

The pain of paying

The pain of paying

New payment technologies such as contactless cards are reducing the pain of paying – encouraging us to spend more and...

The evolution of paying

The evolution of paying

View our timeline which shows how advancing technology has changed the way we make payments, and how we’re headed tow...

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