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

Alarm clock on a pile of paper to represent the submission deadline approaching
Money

Avoid penalties for late tax returns

What are the penalties and how can you prevent them?

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Woman jogging on a running machine at the gym
Money

Don't get ripped off joining a gym

Tips to avoid making an expensive mistake.

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woman skiing on the slopes
Money

How to do cheap ski holidays

11 tips to save money and cut costs on a skiing trip.

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Pile of Christmas presents and gifts
Money

Getting refunds on Christmas gifts

What are your rights if you want to return an unwanted Christmas present?

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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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Hand protecting a paper house to represent home insurance
Money

Do you have adequate contents insurance?

Tips for ensuring you have adequate contents insurance.

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Red rose to represent death
Money

Who to inform when someone dies

A list of organisations and companies you need to notify when someone dies.

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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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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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