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Five stunning budget interior trends to try in 2022

From curved furnishings to ancient Greece décor, here’s how you can get on top of this year’s interior trends for less.

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Should you buy a home with your best friend?

What are the things you should consider before buying a home with your best friend? Viral TikTok stars Bricks and Disorder reveal everything you need to know before dotting the i’s and crossing the t’s

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'The hidden costs of buying a home - and how I dealt with them'

Buying your first home is a monumental milestone moment that is also financially draining, and we’re not just speaking about that hefty deposit. We spoke to financial influencer Clare Seal about the unexpected costs that come with home ownership

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How to give your money a makeover in 2022 – a month by month plan

Sorting out money matters can seem daunting but breaking it down into smaller goals is not only more manageable but makes them a lot more achievable. Check out our 2022 month-by-month guide to financial fitness.

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WIN tickets to see Billie Eilish, Snoop Dogg or Queen and Adam Lambert at The O2 Arena

Enter our social prize draw to be in with a chance of winning tickets to see either Billie Eilish, Snoop Dogg or Queen and Adam Lambert at The O2 arena in London. 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

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

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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

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Ronan Keating on his roller-coaster 2020

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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

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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?