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Money management

How to improve your financial health

Develop your money-management skills with our easy-to-follow guides on budgeting, saving, planning for the future and handling debt.

Top articles

Budget basics

Six easy tips to help you look after your money

Keeping your spending in check

Six tips to stay in control of your money

How to save money quickly

10 fast ways to build your savings

Cutting back on a few non-essential items could be a quick way to help you save a little more each month

Money saving tips for families

Cut back on your everyday finances

Take greater control of your family finances and make sure you're not missing out on any potential savings.

Spending within your means

Getting the balance

Spending isn’t an issue, but it’s important to make sure you’re not spending too much. Let’s explore some ways of finding a balance.

Take care of your credit score

What is it and why is it important?

Buying a house or owning a business might not be on your radar right now, but you should still manage your money today to prepare for your future plans.

How to teach your children about money

Discover 12 fun ways to teach your children about money and help nurture good financial habits from an early age.

Barclays Money Mentors

Ready to take control of your money?

We all need a little help with our finances at times, so why not book a Barclays Money Mentors session today? You can get some guidance on how you can make your money work for you. 

Discover yourself, and get that all-seeing feeling

Uncover the money secrets you didn’t know you had with the Barclays app1. The app gives you insight into your everyday spending, helping you to see clearly where and how you spend, so you can get to know you, a little better.

Explore more guides

From savings tips to budgeting guides, choose a subject below to get started. 

Better budgeting

From plotting your personal budget to nailing down the family’s finances, plan ahead with our guides to smart spending

All about banking

From understanding your credit rating to helping your kids with their pocket money, our practical guides and easy-to-follow advice will help demystify banking – so you can feel more confident about your finances.

Managing money problems

Worried about your finances? Our practical advice can help you tackle money troubles, improve your financial habits and find the support you need.

Your financial future

Get prepared for life’s important events – from moving out and becoming a student, to planning for your family and saving for retirement.

Saving made simple

Whether you need to manage your money for today or squirrel away for the future, make your finances go further with our easy guide to saving.