As a passionate and well-informed champion of consumer rights I write about complex financial issues with clarity and enthusiasm.

The Sun: Mum finds £800 in lost Child Trust Fund

I have covered lost and unclaimed Child Trust Funds for a number of consumer publications and whilst reaching out for case studies I was contacted by the relative of a woman with an adopted son. With my help she was able to track down her son's lost fund, which...

The Sun: My First Home

I interviewed a couple about taking their inheritance early in order to buy their first home for this special series in The Sun money online. Read the full story here.

The Sun: £10,500 PPI refund

Two weeks before the PPI compensation deadline I approached The Sun with this case study about a woman who won over £10,000 in refunds. Read the full story...

loveMONEY: Budgeting app reviews

As someone who rarely pays in cash I find it increasingly difficult to keep track of my spending.  I tested out three budgeting apps for loveMONEY to find out which was the best for keeping track of my spending. Read the review...

loveMONEY: Why I turned down a free holiday

I recently investigated a 'free' holiday offer to see what the actual costs involved were. Turns out it wasn't as good as it seems. Read my full report on the loveMONEY website here. You can also see how readers responded to my story...

Moneywise: Care costs beyond the school gates

The cost of before and after school childcare has been an issue I have felt passionate about for years. There has been so much focus on the 30 free hours provision that wraparound care has been completely forgotten about by politicians. I decided to investigate the...

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