While winter is traditionally the time to hibernate and do less, it’s also the start of a new financial year. So if you’re having trouble getting motivated right now, why not look at it as another fresh start – and a chance to reassess your goals and plan for success?

In this issue of the Count Report we take a look at the five most common mistakes that people make at tax time and how to avoid them, the impact of ‘buy now pay later’ schemes and budgeting and saving advice for couples.

Jane Hextell