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Cheapest-ever new borrowing: 0% for 20 months

15 April 2015

Yesterday we learnt inflation's hit 0% for the second month – so little surprise, borrowing costs are at all-time lows

'Ask Ma how to waste £50 million - it must completely change strategy'

20 March 2015

The Treasury has finally released its response to the independent report commissioned on the Money Advice Service

'Decrease the term or overpay my mortgage?' – Martin Lewis answers

16 March 2015

Overpaying and shortening a mortgage term do the same thing, yet overpaying has the advantage that you can stop it

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12 March 2015

'Cowardly' Treasury buries independent report into Money Advice Service

MoneySavingExpert is today calling for the Treasury to publish the independent report on the Money Advice Service

12 March 2015

Foodbank financial triage scheme to be rolled out across the UK

A donation from Comic Relief means those attending Trussell Trust foodbanks will be able to get more help

24 February 2015

'I made £6,375 from YouTube videos last year'

A mum-of-two has turned her part-time hobby of posting videos on YouTube into a lucrative money-making scheme

10 February 2015

Vulnerable consumers pay triple high street prices for rent-to-own goods

Cash-strapped customers who buy TVs and washing machines through rent-to-own (RTO) schemes are paying three times more

15 January 2015

Bankruptcy threshold to be raised from £750 to £5,000

More financially vulnerable people will be able to avoid the most drastic formal insolvency solution from October

5 January 2015

One in nine worried they can't pay for housing costs after Xmas

More than 3 million people fear they'll miss their rent or mortgage payments this month following the cost of Xmas

2 January 2015

New payday loan rules come into effect today

Vulnerable borrowers will be better protected from today as new rules to crack down on payday lenders come into force

23 December 2014

Erudio's arrears mail-out leaves graduates confused

Erudio customers have been left confused after receiving backdated arrears statements over the past few days

18 December 2014

Debt management firm to pay out £185K over communication delay

Over 4,500 customers of debt management firm Harrington Brooks will be paid redress

11 November 2014

Payday loan costs to be capped by watchdog

People taking out payday loans will never have to pay back more than double what they originally borrowed, the FCA says

15 September 2014

Guest comment: 'Payday loan ads should be banned before the watershed'

The Children's Society is calling for a change in law to ban payday loan adverts from TV and radio before 9pm

2 September 2014

Payday loan debt problems soar

The number of people struggling to cope with payday loan debts has risen by more than 13,000 in the past year

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