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Six ways to cut your car hire bill

When it comes to hiring a car, it’s all too easy to be hit with hidden fees an...

The simple way to save £20 on fuel

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Pre-school childcare costs more than mortgage or rent: what parents can do

Working parents with pre-school age children are paying more for childcare each ...

£7m lost to holiday booking fraud: tips to avoid being a victim

Fraudsters stole more than £7m from 5,000 victims of holiday booking fraud last...

Three ways to curb your contactless spending  

With contactless card payments booming, here are three ways to regain control ov...

The improvements that will add value to your home…and those that won’t

Two in five Brits are planning home improvements this year, a new study shows. B...

Understanding

Airport and airline strikes: will you get your money back?

Summer is in full swing but potential strike action by both airline and airport ...

10 ways to cut your water bill in the heatwave

With the temperature reaching 30 degrees in parts of the country, here are 10 to...

10 ways car hire firms try to rip you off

Car hire firms are notorious for their hidden add-ons and unexpected charges so ...

Three money mistakes renters make

More people than ever are renting. Young people fresh out of university are join...

What your tax code means and how to check it’s correct

Tax codes may look like a random set of letters and numbers, but they determine ...

Renting out your home over the summer? Here’s what you need to know…

If you're planning to rent out your property on a short-term basis to sports fan...

News

Thousands of rail travellers overcharged for not having a ticket

Train companies have admitted overcharging up to 10,000 passengers caught fare d...

Virgin Mobile’s Family Plan offers discount to telecoms customers

Virgin Media customers can knock up to £96 a year off their family’s mobile b...

Brits spend £630 a year on gifts

Newlyweds, expectant parents and people celebrating milestone birthdays are reci...

Sky launches Ultrafast broadband

Ultrafast is 12 times faster than Sky’s standard broadband and will cost from ...

New 16-17 railcard now on sale

A new railcard offering 16 and 17-year olds half price fares is now on sale.

Families fork out £23k in extra costs throughout school years

MoneySuperMarket found extracurricular activities are the most expensive at £15...

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