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

Pension jar filled with coins
Money

How to review your pensions

Are your pension savings and investments performing well?

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Train
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How to save money on train fares

Tips to help you reduce the cost of your train ticket.

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A stack of gifts and presents
Money

The risks of giving gift vouchers

Expiry dates and shops going bust can make buying gift vouchers risky.

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Mature couple talking to financial advisor about pension advice
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How to choose a financial advisor

Where can you get trustworthy pensions advice?

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A selection of expensive rings and other jewelery
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10 ways to cut your home insurance costs

Has your home insurance gone up? Here are 10 tips that could help reduce it

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Senior using credit card to purchase online
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Can credit cards protect your rights?

Why paying by credit card can give you extra protection.

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British pound coins in a nest to represent saving in a LISA
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What is a LISA?

The much-hyped Lifetime ISA launched on April 6, 2017 - but what is it?

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

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

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A post-it note reminder to buy travel insurance for a holiday
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When to arrange travel insurance

Do you arrange travel insurance at the same time as booking your holiday?

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