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Oct 15, 2021

Rollout of new £100 contactless limit begins

The national roll-out of the new £100 spending limit for contactless card payments, up fr...
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Oct 11, 2021

Parents stop saving for their kids once they start school

Many UK parents stop saving or investing for their children once they reach school age, ne...
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Oct 11, 2021

More than half of Brits could be paying too much tax

More than half of Brits don’t know how much tax they pay, so are at risk of paying too m...
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Oct 08, 2021

Budgeting app Yolt to close in December

Yolt is shutting down its consumer-focused budgeting app on 4 December. Here’s everythin...

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Oct 08, 2021

Natwest pleads guilty to money laundering offences

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Oct 07, 2021

Third of Brits would struggle if they lost £500 to fraud

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Oct 06, 2021

Money worries put people off having a baby

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Oct 05, 2021

The savings accounts paying the most interest

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Oct 05, 2021

Parents’ loyalty to cash savings costs kids a small fortune

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Oct 04, 2021

One in four high earners don’t have enough emergency savings

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Oct 04, 2021

Rates on notice accounts are the best they’ve been all year

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Sep 30, 2021

Virgin Money to close 31 stores putting 112 jobs at risk

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Sep 29, 2021

Single parents hit hardest financially by pandemic

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Sep 29, 2021

One year left to spend paper £20 and £50 banknotes

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Sep 29, 2021

Marcus boosts easy access rate to 0.6%

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Sep 29, 2021

New emergency hotline to protect people from bank scams

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Sep 28, 2021

Over a third of renters couldn’t last a month on their savings

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Sep 27, 2021

Nationwide unveils new scam checker service

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Sep 24, 2021

Students vulnerable to money mule scams

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Sep 22, 2021

Recognise Bank launches best buy savings products

The savings accounts paying the most interest

It’s time to get your finances in shape, and moving your cash savings to a higher paying deal is a good plac...

Everything you need to know about being furloughed

Few people had heard of ‘furlough’ before March 2020, but the coronavirus pandemic thrust the idea of bein...

The experts’ guide to sorting out your personal finances in 2021

From opting to ‘low spend’ months to imposing your own ‘cooling-off period’, industry experts reveal t...

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

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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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