You are here: Home - Saving & Banking - News




Stay up-to-date with the latest news from the saving and banking industries - and how it affects your family - here.

Oct 18, 2017

‘I opened a 5% regular saver account but the interest earned is much less – why?’

A number of regular saver accounts pay headline grabbing 5% interest rates. But you may be...
Oct 17, 2017

Households squeezed as inflation climbs to 3%

Inflation hit 3% in September, marking the biggest squeeze on UK households in five years.
Oct 16, 2017

£600m court case against Lloyds Banking Group begins this week

The court case brought by a group of former shareholders in Lloyds TSB against Lloyds Bank...
Oct 13, 2017

Last chance to spend old £1 coins

Shoppers have till the end of Sunday to spend their round £1 coins before they lose their...

More articles

Oct 12, 2017

MP demands answers from Equifax over data breach scandal

Oct 05, 2017

Bank confirms new £20 note will be made of polymer

Oct 02, 2017

How would higher interest rates affect you?

Oct 02, 2017

UK economic growth lower than expected

Sep 29, 2017

Bank of England governor gives biggest indication yet of rate rise

Sep 27, 2017

Managing money for your age and stage

Sep 25, 2017

Dealing with probate: which banks make it harder than others?

Sep 23, 2017

Two million married couples miss out on £1.3bn tax break

Sep 22, 2017

Topsy-turvy finance: mortgage rates below savings rates

Sep 19, 2017

Increased scrutiny fails to dent unarranged overdraft fees

Sep 19, 2017

Interest rates could rise to 0.75% in the next 12 months

Sep 18, 2017

UK parents should adopt US style ‘college fund’ for kids’ education

Sep 15, 2017

VIDEO: 10 years on from the financial crisis – what have we learned?

Sep 15, 2017

Sterling climbs to its highest level since Brexit vote

Sep 15, 2017

Raid your piggy banks: one month left to spend old pound coins

Sep 14, 2017

Bank of England holds base rate at 0.25%

Are you a first-time buyer looking for a mortgage?

Look no further, get the help you need by searching for your perfect mortgage

Which ISA is right for you? A round up of the six products available in 2017

From cash to innovative finance to lifetime, here's our guide to the ISA products available to savers this yea...

Guide to buy-to-let tax changes

In late 2015, former Chancellor George Osborne announced a range of  tax measures aimed at landlords, which t...

A guide to switching energy provider

All you need to know about switching from one energy supplier to another.

What will happen if rates change

How your finances will be impacted by a rise in interest rates.

Regular Savings Calculator

Small regular contributions can build up nicely over time.

Online Savings Calculator

Work out how your online savings can build over time.

Five fund tips for a 0.25% interest rate environment

With interest rates stuck at a record low 0.25% and expectations rates could fall to close to zero, here are ...

Protecting family wealth: 10 tips for cutting inheritance tax

Inheritance tax - sometimes known as 'death tax' - can cause even more heartache for bereaved families. But th...

Travel insurance: Five tips to ensure a successful claim

Ahead of your summer holiday, it’s important to make sure you have the right level of travel cover or you co...

Investing your money

Alliance Trust Plc gives you smart insight into how to invest your money

Money Tips of the Week