Kara Gammell

Kara Gammell

Kara is an award-winning personal finance and consumer journalist. She has written regularly for national newspapers, including The Sunday Times, The Daily Telegraph and The Guardian. Her first book, Your Best Friend's Guide to Cash: Eight Things Every Woman Needs to Know About Money, was published in 2014. 

Latest Articles from Kara

A piggy bank with coins to represent saving money with a New Year resolution
Money

6 New Year resolutions to save money

Why not pick a New Year’s resolution to save yourself nearly £7,000 in 2017?

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A cluttered garage full of items that could be sold
Money

Sell online and cash in on clutter

How to declutter, sell online, and turn your trash into treasure.

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A shopping trolley filled with food and a long bill to represent spending on food
Money

8 ways to reduce your food spend

The average weekly food bill now exceeds £83; find out how you can cut the cost.

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It is more common than ever to have children later in life, with many starting a new family after getting divorced
Money

Financial issues for older parents

With many people having second families after divorce, parents are getting older.

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Regular dental visits in fact save the patient money, rather than not going for many years and then having to undergo extensive dental work
Money

Cutting the cost of a trip to the dentist

Is there a way to reduce dentist costs, without compromising the health of your teeth?

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Three ladies looking at a laptop together
Technology

Switch providers and keep your emails

Don’t worry about losing your email account if you change internet provider…

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Are you hanging on to too much paperwork?
Money

How long should I keep old paperwork for?

Do you have cupboards full of old bills, documents and paperwork?

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A few simple steps can limit the damage if your email account is hacked
Technology

6 things to do if your emails are hacked

Limit the damage with these simple steps to reclaiming your account.

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Email key on a keyboard
Technology

5 signs your email has been hacked

Stay safe online with our guide to spotting suspicious activity in your emails.

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