Traveling on a budget? Here are the world's cheapest, and costliest, cities to visit

Virojt Changyencham | Moment | Getty ImagesDreaming of a big city escape somewhere around the world, yet dreading a big credit-card bill when you get home? Booking an urban adventure packed with excitement,...

How to score a tax break for your charitable giving

Simon Jarratt/Corbis/VCG | Corbis | Getty ImagesThis holiday season, donate to charity and give yourself the gift of an attractive tax break.Taxpayers in search of last-minute savings can give directly to the organization...

Premium Bonds winning numbers December 2019: How to check if you’ve won

At the start of each month, NS&I announce the big prize winners in their monthly draw. In November the Premium Bonds prize fund totalled more than £97 million and could give some people...

State pension: How will payment dates change this month? How to check if you’re...

It says that should this occur, recipients will usually be paid on the working day before - although this may be different for tax credits and Child Benefit.This month, Christmas Day and Boxing...

'Tax Cuts 2.0' could include a rate reduction for the middle class. Here's who...

Don't be surprised if a proposal billed as a middle-class tax cut emerges from the White House at some point next year.With the president's hope to make it an election issue — as...

There's a way to finish college without massive debt — but it's been under...

Like many students his age, Natanael Pabon-Trinidad, 18, wanted to pursue a college degree.  He simply didn't have the funds to afford it."My mom doesn't have a high-paying job, and I was worried...

Should we really care about bank branch closures?

It’s nearly December and I haven’t been in a branch of my bank so far this year. I don’t think I went last year either. If my bank shut half its branches, I...

Is it safe to use public wifi?

Every week a Guardian Money reader submits a question, and it’s up to you to help him or her out – a selection of the best answers will appear in next Saturday’s paper. While...

Christmas gifts: does your family splurge or go for zero waste?

Maybe you’re the type tempted by Fortnum & Mason’s top-of-the-range Christmas hamper containing beluga caviar and 40-year-old port ... and all for just £6,000. Or perhaps you’re fed up with the vulgarity of...

Fear of missing out? 4 ways it can take a toll on your personal...

By Rahul Jain FOMO or the Fear of Missing Out is not just a cool acronym used by the youth of today. No, FOMO is something that triggers a lot of the decisions we...