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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

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Three ways to curb your contactless spending  

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

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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

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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

Energy firms are ‘banning’ customers without smart meters from best deals

Energy suppliers have been accused of blocking customers from their cheapest tar...

Best and worst performing water companies revealed

Anglian Water came out as the top performer, while Thames Water and Hafren Dyfrd...

Good news for UK consumers as inflation falls sharply

Consumer price inflation (CPI) unexpectedly fell to a 32-month low in August, pr...

TripAdvisor fights back over fake review claims

The travel website’s own report about fake reviews blames Google and Facebook ...

Big six energy companies shamed over variable tariffs

The UK’s biggest energy suppliers have been accused of making more than £1.5b...

Smart meter roll-out delayed by four years

The government has pushed back the deadline for smart meters to be offered to ev...

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