Harriet Meyer

Harriet Meyer

Harriet has specialised in personal finance journalism for 12 years, covering property, finance, and consumer issues. She was editor of The Observer newspaper’s Cash section,and writes for a wide range of newspapers, magazines and websites.

Latest Articles from Harriet

A cracked egg with pound coins to represent pension income
Money

How to maximise pension income

With rates at an all-time low, find out how you can get more from your pension.

Continue reading

AS pile of pound coins to represent boosting savings
Money

How to give your savings a boost

Savers are experiencing rock-bottom returns; don’t accept a dismal deal.

Continue reading

Person using mobile banking app
Money

5 things your bank will never ask you to do

How to tell the difference between a request from your bank and a scam.

Continue reading

A catfish is a popular term to describe someone who is pretending to be someone else on social media
Money

Don't get caught out on social media

Five ways to spot a scammer hiding behind a fake social media profile.

Continue reading

Walking a dog in the park
Money

5 ways to make some extra money

Ideas to help you earn some extra cash and top up your income.

Continue reading

Shredded bank statements and personal documents
Money

7 ways to protect against identity theft

Top tips to prevent yourself from becoming a victim.

Continue reading

Series of digital padlocks to represent online security
Money

5 scams to steal your identity

Avoid common scams used to steal your personal information.

Continue reading

An older lady's hands being held by a younger lady
Money

Can you avoid care home fees?

Is there a way to avoid care fees and beat the cost?

Continue reading

Mature lady using smartphone
Technology

Can I unlock my mobile phone?

Harriet Meyer shows the various ways to unlock your mobile phone.

Continue reading