Kara Gammell

Kara Gammell

Kara is an award-winning personal finance and consumer journalist. She has written regularly for national newspapers, including The Sunday Times, The Daily Telegraph and The Guardian. Her first book, Your Best Friend's Guide to Cash: Eight Things Every Woman Needs to Know About Money, was published in 2014. 

Latest Articles from Kara

Boy playing trumpet while girl puts her hands over her ears to block out the noise
Money

How to save on hearing aids

Get the right hearing aid at the right price.

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Grandmother and granddaughter having breakfast together
Money

The pros and cons of a granny annexe

Seven important things to think about before moving into a granny annexe.

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Man moving house and holding boxes
Money

10 things to do when you move house

A handy checklist of things to remember when you're moving house.

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An older couple enjoy a discounted meal at a restaurant
Money

Discounts to help you enjoy retirement

Did you know you can enjoy discounts simply for being of retirement age?

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Regular dental visits in fact save the patient money, rather than not going for many years and then having to undergo extensive dental work
Money

Cutting the cost of a trip to the dentist

Can you reduce dentist costs without compromising the health of your teeth?

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It is more common than ever to have children later in life, with many starting a new family after getting divorced
Money

Financial issues for older parents

With many people having second families after divorce, parents are getting older.

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Three ladies looking at a laptop together
Technology

Switch providers and keep your emails

Don’t worry about losing your email account if you change internet provider…

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Are you hanging on to too much paperwork?
Money

How long should I keep old paperwork for?

Do you have cupboards full of old bills, documents and paperwork?

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