You can start by working out your budget by visiting our 'Budgeting page' and then look at ways to make your money go further.
You can also find out about different ways to save on our 'Savings page' and the benefits of becoming a member of a credit union by visiting the 'South Yorkshire Credit Union page'.
If you don't have a bank account, you may want to consider the benefits of opening one by visiting our 'Basic Bank Account page' .
And finally, we strongly recommend you take out home contents insurance, and you'll find clear information about how to find affordable insurance on the 'SLHD Insurance page'.
More help and advice
You can also find the following information on the SLHDMoneywise website:
Free, unbiased financial advice
The Money Advice Service help the public to enhance their understanding and knowledge about financial matters. The service is free and offers practical money advice, whatever the financial circumstances. The Money Advice Service is an independent organisation, set up by the Government. It can be contacted on 0300 500 5000.
Where can I get help and advice locally?
Visit our advice and support page for debt, money, benefits and housing advice services in Doncaster.