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Career story: from football legend to financial adviser

Jun 09, 2022
Juno Baker
Former Hibernian FC goalkeeper, Jim McArthur tells us how he made the transition from footballer to financial planner.
Career story: from football legend to financial adviser

Career story: from football legend to financial adviser

Jun 09, 2022
Juno Baker
Career story: from football legend to financial adviser

How financial stress affects mental health

May 09, 2022
Catherine Winter
The link between financial wellbeing and mental health is well documented, but are we consigning future generations to a vicious cycle of money troubles and anxiety? And what are the potential knock-on effects of that mental stress? To mark Mental Health Awareness Week, Catherine Winter – our Managing Director of Financial Education and Community Outreach – looks at the relationship between money and mental wellbeing and how financial education can help.
How financial stress affects mental health

How financial stress affects mental health

May 09, 2022
Catherine Winter
How financial stress affects mental health

Why do young people worry about money?

Mar 17, 2022
Heather Tilston
A staggering 81% of young people feel anxious about money and finance, according to our latest Young Persons’ Money Index. That’s an increase of 14% on last year and the highest result recorded since LIBF first asked the question in 2016 (60%).
Why do young people worry about money?

Why do young people worry about money?

Mar 17, 2022
Heather Tilston
Why do young people worry about money?

Talk Money Week: managing your money

Nov 08, 2021
Mutahara Gofur
Talk Money Week encourages people to be open about personal finance and boost their financial wellbeing. We asked those who’ve studied and taught our qualifications – and are passionate about financial education – to share their top personal finance tips.
Talk Money Week: managing your money

Talk Money Week: managing your money

Nov 08, 2021
Mutahara Gofur
Talk Money Week: managing your money

Black History Month: pursuing a career in banking and finance

Oct 14, 2021
Mutahara Gofur
Binta Darboe studied our Financial Education qualifications at school and college and went on to achieve a degree in Finance, Investment and Risk (BSc) with us. She tells us about her experience studying with us and why diversity is important to her.
Black History Month: pursuing a career in banking and finance

Black History Month: pursuing a career in banking and finance

Oct 14, 2021
Mutahara Gofur
Black History Month: pursuing a career in banking and finance

Financial stress and mental health

Oct 08, 2021
Mutahara Gofur
Financial difficulty can have a drastic impact on your mental wellbeing. Covid-19 changed people’s financial circumstances, and many people feel more anxious now that the furlough scheme has ended. For #WorldMentalHealthDay, we look at the links between money and mental health and how learning to manage money can help reduce financial stress.
Financial stress and mental health

Financial stress and mental health

Oct 08, 2021
Mutahara Gofur
Financial stress and mental health

How to manage your student loan

Aug 31, 2021
Mutahara Gofur
Starting university is exciting but comes with financial responsibility. Managing your personal finances for the first time can be overwhelming, so we’ve put together some tips on how to manage your student loan and save money.
How to manage your student loan

How to manage your student loan

Aug 31, 2021
Mutahara Gofur
How to manage your student loan

Rainy day funds: the real value of Financial Resilience

Jul 30, 2021
Tom Renshaw
Tom Renshaw was highly commended, in the 16-17 age group in this year’s Young Financial Journalist competition for this essay, which explores what the real value of financial resilience is.
Rainy day funds: the real value of Financial Resilience

Rainy day funds: the real value of Financial Resilience

Jul 30, 2021
Tom Renshaw
Rainy day funds: the real value of Financial Resilience

How to save money this summer

Jul 28, 2021
Mutahara Gofur
Summer has always been expensive but these three simple tips will help you keep costs down, make the most of your money, and manage your personal finances.
How to save money this summer

How to save money this summer

Jul 28, 2021
Mutahara Gofur
How to save money this summer