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Marianne Curphey

Articles and guides written by Marianne Curphey

Marianne Curphey

Marianne CurpheyFinance Writer

One of the foremost personal finance writers in the UK, Marianne is an award-winning journalist, content strategist and author. She specialises in financial services, investment and insurance. She has held executive roles at The Guardian and The Times and was the launch editor of Money, the Guardian’s financial website, and deputy editor of Guardian Online.

She is the author of two books: E-cash: a guide to managing your money online, and How Money Works: A Dorling Kindersley guide to economics, money and finance.

She writes on money for The Times, Sunday Times, the Daily Telegraph and the BBC, and contributes to numerous websites and magazines.

What happens if I can't repay my loan?

What Happens if I Can't Repay My Loan?

Taking out a loan is a big commitment, which can have a great impact on your finances and credit score. In this guide we explore, what happens if you don't pay your loan.

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Guide - Top tips for getting the most from your cash ISA

Best Fixed Rate Bonds - Fixed Rate Savings

Find the best fixed rate bonds for 2021 that offer a high interest rate to make your money work harder and earn more interest.

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Guide to credit cards for the unemployed

Top savings accounts & ISAs: The Uswitch guide

What is the top savings account? We help you find the best instant access savings accounts, best regular savings accounts & the best online savings accounts

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Credit card fraud: the biggest card frauds in history

How to pay off credit card debt

A step-by-step approach to pay back credit card debt, rebuild your credit score and regain your financial health.

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Choosing the best savings account for you

Opening a savings account is a great way to earn interest on the money you’re saving. If you're looking for the best savings account compare the best savings accounts for you, with Uswitch.

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Getting a Mortgage When You’re Older

Mortgages for over 50s

Once you're over 50 your mortgage options begin to change, so it's worth carefully considering your options. Our guide shows you the options.

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10 steps to choosing the best investment

Best investments - 10 steps to investing money

Find out how to choose the best investment in 2021. Find an investment that helps you save and invest for the future.

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Business bank accounts

Find out whether you need a business bank account and how a business bank account works. Compare business current account deals from a range of providers and see how a business bank account can help you run your business better.

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Cash ISAs for over 60s

Discover the best Cash ISA for Over 60s and find out how to choose the best ISA for your needs. Learn about the ISA rules and how they can help you save for the future.

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Sunset at a street of terraced houses with cars parked in resident bay around West Hampstead in London

What the Budget means for your pocket

What issues did the Chancellor try to tackle in the 2021 March Budget and what does it mean for your wallet? We look at what the government has announced and how it will affect people's pockets.

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How to buy cheap unemployment insurance

Find out how unemployment insurance can help you if you were to lose your job and discover out how income protection works.

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How to compare the loan market for the best Uswitch deals

Our best Loans - Compare Loan Market For The Best Uswitch Loan Deals

Find the best loans to suit your needs, by running a comparison based on how much you want to borrow, for how long, and how much you can afford, to get the best loan rates.

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