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Nov 25, 2020

Personal allowance set to rise 0.5% next year

The personal allowance will rise in line with inflation from next year, the government has...
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Nov 25, 2020

Marcus slashes savings rate again

Marcus will cut the rate on its easy access savings accounts to 0.5% - just a month after ...
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Nov 25, 2020

Banknotes are ‘low risk’ for coronavirus transmission

A study by the Bank of England found that Covid-19 doesn’t survive on banknotes at high ...
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Nov 24, 2020

NS&I rate cuts take effect from today

National Savings & Investments has slashed the interest rates it pays on a raft of sav...

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Nov 24, 2020

HSBC and First Direct slash Regular Saver rate from 2.75% to 1%

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Nov 24, 2020

Link and PayPoint offer free cash withdrawals from retailers’ tills

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Nov 23, 2020

New tax charge for Covid-hit self-employed workers won’t be delayed

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Nov 20, 2020

Starling Bank breaks even and says it’ll be first challenger to turn profit

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Nov 20, 2020

Early Christmas shopping spree sees October retail sales up 1.2%

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Nov 20, 2020

BLOG: Why I’m no longer paying my kids pocket money in cash

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Nov 18, 2020

Inflation-beating accounts halve in just a month

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Nov 17, 2020

Contactless debit card payments reach record high

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Nov 17, 2020

NS&I savers urged to act now to avoid rate cuts

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Nov 16, 2020

One-year fixed rate savings bonds fall to record low

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Nov 13, 2020

Loyalty penalty and rip off exit fees remain as watchdog drops market probe

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Nov 13, 2020

The best buy savings accounts you can open now… and fund later

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Nov 12, 2020

Virgin Money launches £180 wine deal for account switchers

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Nov 12, 2020

UK economy grows 15% in Q3 but fails to recover pandemic losses

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Nov 11, 2020

‘Use allowances now or lose them’ as Capital Gains Tax changes on the horizon

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Nov 10, 2020

Act now to get cash for switching current accounts

Coronavirus and your finances: what help can you get in the second lockdown?

News and updates on everything to do with coronavirus and your personal finances.

The savings accounts paying the most interest

If one of your jobs this month is to get your finances in order, moving your savings to a higher paying deal i...

Everything you need to know about being furloughed

If you’ve been ‘furloughed’ by your company, here’s what it means…

What will happen if rates change

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

Regular Savings Calculator

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Having a baby and your finances: seven top tips

We’re guessing the Duchess of Cambridge won’t be fretting about maternity pay or whether she’ll still be...

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...

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