School of hard rocks: a diamond buying guide

Know a princess cut from a marquise? A white diamond from a tinted white? A carat from a… carrot? Fake your way to sounding like a diamond pro with our diamond-buying guide 101, and find out what makes a brilliant bit of bling.

’Tis the season for re-gifting

Christmas is over and you have more stuff than you've ever needed. Here's how to discreetly find a new home for those unwanted gifts.

A beginner’s guide to gold

Want to buy or sell gold jewellery but not sure how to assess its value? Relax – you don’t need to be an expert. Our guide will give you the tools you need to determine what a reasonable gold price is.

What to do with your old mobile

It's the time of year when you’re tempted to buy the newest phone model. Which is all well and good, but what do you do with the old phone? Here's how to make the most of your old mobile phone.