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Checkout the Council Tax banding for your home
Martin Lewis money Saving Tips
Winter Fuel Payment factsheet
If you're aged 60 or over you may get a Winter Fuel Payment to help pay for keeping
warm in winter. The tax-free annual benefit is normally paid from November - most
payments are made by Christmas. www.direct.gov.uk/en/Bfsl1/BenefitsAndFinancialSupport/DG_10018657
Help with heating your home
If you need help to pay for heating or to improve insulation in your home, you may
be able to get money from a government grant scheme, depending on where you live.
Help with your Council Tax – Council Tax Benefit: Citizens’ Advice Bureau
Help claiming benefits: Help the Aged
State Pensions - The Pension Service
Getting a State Pension Forecast
Look after the pennies and the
pounds will look after themselves
Early retirement - effect on your pension
Click the following links to take you directly to sites providing information and
help concerning financial matters:
Money and tax in retirement
Something to think about
Almost without exception the interest rate you receive on any savings will be less
than the interest rate you pay on any loans. This is how the banks and building
societies make a profit.
For example, you might have a mortgage and pay interest at a rate of 5%, and you
might have a savings account with the same building society and receive interest
at a rate of 4%.
Therefore, are you not lending the building society your money at a lower interest
rate and then paying the building society a higher rate to borrow back your own money?
Should any one with a loan also have a savings account?
Money is something you got to make in case you don't die
Why is there so much month left at the end of the money?