Esther Shaw

Esther Shaw

Previously Deputy Money Editor at the Independent and Independent on Sunday, and Money Editor at the Sunday Express, Esther is now freelance, and writes for the Observer, Telegraph, Mirror Online, Sun on Sunday, Moneywise and Good Housekeeping.


Latest Articles from Esther

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Things that affect mortgage applications

What influences whether your application is accepted?

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Buying a house?

Six factors to consider before putting in an offer on a property.

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The rules on giving money to children

The tax implications and rules around giving money to children under 18.

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Protect yourself from bogus callers

Tips to protect yourself against unwanted callers and doorstep crime.

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Seven tips for crowdfunding a business

Esther Shaw shares her top seven tips for crowdfunding a new business.

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What is crowdfunding?

Esther Shaw explains what crowdfunding is and how it works.

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5 ways to avoid cash machine scams

Stay safe with these tips to prevent cash machine scams.

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Working from home: 8 tips to keep focus

Stay productive and get the most from your day when working from home.

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7 ways to save at the supermarket

Avoid sneaky tactics and reduce your food bill.

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