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The psychology behind your financial personality

by Leeds Building Society in For Savers

We'd all like to save a little more money, but it never feels as easy as it should. Many of us just aren't hard-wired to do it. We've teamed up with Dr. Frank Ryan, author of Willpower for Dummies, to dig a little deeper into the psychology of saving.

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How to train yourself to become a better saver

by Leeds Building Society in For Savers

Saving money can be challenging but we're committed to helping you do it. That's why we’ve teamed up with consultant psychologist and author of Willpower for Dummies, Dr. Frank Ryan, to share some top tips on how spenders can become savers.

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The death of cash, and how it could be harming your finances

by Leeds Building Society in For Savers

Cash is dying out, arguably with good reason: it's less convenient, takes up more room, and if you lose it, there's no getting it back from your bank or building society. But studies suggest that the death of cash isn't good for our wallets...

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