National Newspaper Personal Finance Newcomer

This award celebrates outstanding editorial excellence achieved by new national newspaper personal finance journalists in the coverage of financial services.


Paid personal finance journalist of a national newspaper for less than three years as of 30 June 2020.


After nominations close, the journalist entries are considered by a panel of judges including – Keith Richards, Chief Executive of the Personal Finance Society and Emma Ann Hughes, Communications Director of the Personal Finance Society and former editor of FTAdviser and Financial Adviser.

The judges are looking for work which is informative and can help the public make wise personal finance choices.


Complete the form providing a link to an article, comment piece or programme published or broadcast between 1 January and 30 June 2020, and in no more than 200 words explain why your work makes you a worthy winner of that category.

The deadline for entries is 12pm on Friday 4 September 2020. No responsibility will be accepted for incomplete, damaged or corrupt entries. Proof of submission is not proof of delivery. Winners will be announced in November.