Holly Thomas

Holly Thomas

Holly is the former Deputy Personal Finance Editor at The Sunday Times. She writes across all areas of personal finance and consumer issues. She previously worked at the Daily Express and Sunday Express as Money editor.

Latest Articles from Holly

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Money

Eight tips for viewing a property

Eight ways to avoid getting stuck with a property that is wrong for you.

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Money

6 tricks estate agents might try

It is worth knowing some sneaky tricks of the trade to avoid getting caught out.

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Home & Garden

How to make your home more accessible

Things you can do to make your home more accessible and how to fund them.

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Money

How to get a refund if you buy fake goods

As online shopping grows in popularity each year, so do the number of fraudsters looking to make a quick buck. How do you spot fake goods and what should you do if your purchase turns out to be counterfeit? Holly Thomas explains how to report fake goods and get a refund.

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Smart phone app
Money

How to get a refund on an app

More than half of UK households own a tablet or smartphone – or both - these days. Downloading apps for your device is really quick and simple, so simple that a single swipe or tap is all it takes accidentally download something. Can you get a refund if you accidentally buy the wrong app?

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Money

What are the different types of ISA?

We explain the differences between cash ISAs and stocks and shares ISAs.

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Stocks and shares ISA
Money

Transferring an ISA

The rules and practicalities of switching your ISA to another provider.

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Money

What is an ISA?

A guide to the types of ISAs and the rules around taking them out.

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Money

What are contactless payments?

What are contactless payments? How do they work? Will cash disappear?

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