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How to master credit in your 20s

Financial influencer, Kia Commodore reveals why credit isn’t a bad thing to have when you know how to use it right. Here are her top five tips for credit mastery

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Virgin Money customers are tackling the cost of living crisis – here's how you can too

We spoke to some of our Virgin Money customers about how they’re tackling the surge in everyday prices – here are their top tips

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It’s time to give your money a financial health check – here’s how

Carrying out a financial health check is important for staying in control of your money all year round. Read our essential tips on how and when to do them

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How to manage your mental health as a business owner

Understanding when to release the accelerator and activate the brakes for a bit is key to managing your physical and mental wellbeing as a founder. Here are seven simple ways you can maintain a healthy mind while running a successful business.

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WIN tickets to see The 1975 at the OVO Hydro

Enter our social competition to be in with a chance of winning tickets for you and five friends to see The 1975 in the Virgin Money M Club at the OVO Hydro in Glasgow. T&Cs apply.

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Everything you need to know about Virgin Money Music Rewards

Do you want to experience the hottest gigs in town like a superstar? Or sip bespoke cocktails in an Insta-worthy bar before the show starts? Here’s how you can do all of that and more with Virgin Money Rewards

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REVEALED: The world's most iconic and incredible music venues

Live music is back, and we are SO ready for it! If you’ve missed the gig or festival scene, why not go all out for your next live experience?

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“Together, we can make a difference”

DYLAN, Hannah Grace and Lilla Vargen, our Emerging Stars, talk female rock-star icons, the women who inspire them and sexism in the music business

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Notion’s ones to watch this year

Nicholas, who heads up music magazine Notion, reveals the artists to listen to in 2021

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Meet our new Emerging Stars - Hannah Grace, Kamakaze and Lilla Vargen

After a successful launch of this new music initiative in July 2020, we’re excited to introduce the next wave of Emerging Stars

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Sir Mo Farah’s top training tracks

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The summer we brought live music back

Virgin Money sponsored the world’s first socially distanced music venue in Newcastle’s Gosforth Park

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Craig Charles’s boogie wonderland

The actor-turned-DJ shares the soul and funk tracks that always get him moving

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Ronan Keating on his roller-coaster 2020

From the birth of his baby girl to campaigning to get live music back up and running

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Tom Grennan talks love, loss and lockdown

We caught up with him ahead of his live set at the Virgin Money Unity Arena

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Meet Virgin Money Emerging Star Dylan

The Suffolk singer-songwriter has been practising saying ‘Hello Wembley’ since she was six

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Mosa Wild on mates, mixtapes and making music

The up-and-coming indie band who’ve earned their place among Virgin Money’s Emerging Stars

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Aaron Taylor on soul, spirituality – and staying in

Introducing Aaron Taylor, whose brand of gospel-inspired soul has earned him fans (and downloads) around the world

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Laura Whitmore

We couldn’t be more excited that Laura Whitmore is the face of the Virgin Money Emerging Stars programme

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Welcome to the Virgin Money Emerging Stars programme

Want to discover the UK’s brightest, freshest, most exciting up-and-coming talent before anyone else does?