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

How to track down old pensions

Here are our top tips for tracing your old pension pots

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A man leaves his home to go travelling - hopefully he has the correct home insurance in place
Money

Can travelling invalidate home insurance?

I’m going on holiday for a few weeks – will it affect my home insurance?

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Are you due a refund on your TV licence?

If anyone in your household is over 75, you're entitled to a free TV licence.

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Image of a heart on a paper house to represent buying your first home.
Money

A guide to Help To Buy ISAs

Could they help your children get onto the property ladder?

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Smiling couple looking ahead to retirement
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Guide to switching pension providers

Avoid the pitfalls with our tips for transferring your pension.

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Could you claim attendance allowance?

What is it, who's entitled to it, and how to claim.

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Signing property over to your children

The costs and considerations of giving your house to your children.

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Are you a victim of identity theft?

Eight warning signs that you've been scammed.

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Tips to help you avoid cash machine scams

Stay safe with these tips to prevent cash machine scams.

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