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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Money

Choosing retirement accommodation

The pros and cons of the different types of retirement accommodation.

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Money

Eight ways to raise money for a new business

Raising the money to kick-start a new business doesn't have to be difficult.

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Money

The pros and cons of live-in carers

Employing someone to provide support while you remain in your home.

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Money

Start saving now for next Christmas

Putting aside money now could help ease the cost of next Christmas. A simple guide to the various options available for saving up for Christmas.

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Money

Make money selling old mobile phones

Guide to selling old or unwanted mobile phones and gadgets.

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How to save money on train fares

With the costs of train travel increasing every year, we share some hints and tips to help you reduce the cost of your train ticket.

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Money

Don't be bullied into unlocking pensions

Things to consider if family members pressure you to unlock your pension.

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Money

Don't get duped by a tax scam

We explain which self-assessment tax scams to look out for.

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Money

Purchasing a burial plot

All you need to know about buying an exclusive right of burial.

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