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Chancellor says the retrospective hike in student loans is to help sell them off

The potential sale of student loan debt has been cited by the Chancellor as a reason not to stop retrospective changes

Improvements to help rail passengers find cheaper tickets on track for next year

A raft of measures to help passengers find cheaper train tickets have been unveiled today

MP campaigns for child funeral costs to be paid by Government

Labour MP Carolyn Harris believes grieving families should no longer have to pay £1,000s to lay their children to rest

Rail fares to rise by an average of 2.3% from January – act now to beat the hike

Passengers are facing being "priced off the railways" ahead of a hike to fares by an average of 2.3% next year

Retirees to pocket up to £200 more a year once state pension rises next April

The state pension is to rise by 2.5% and pay out up to £200 a year extra to retirees next year

Revealed: GPs charging domestic violence survivors £100+ to sign legal aid forms

People who've suffered domestic violence can be charged more than £100 by their GP for supporting legal aid applications

Autumn Statement 2016: Insurance premiums likely to rise for millions after new tax hike

Millions of households and motorists are likely to be hit with higher insurance premiums from next June

Government to ban pensions cold-calling

A ban on cold calling "cowboys" who target savers’ pension pots will be proposed by the Government this week

Bosses of nuisance call companies to face fines of up to £500,000

Directors of companies that plague people with nuisance calls will be slapped with fines of up to £500,000

Household costs on the rise as inflation hits 1% – but there are plenty of ways to make savings

The rising cost of clothing, hotel stays and petrol has fuelled the highest rate of UK inflation in almost two years

Compensation to be made compulsory for train delays of over 15 minutes

The DfT has unveiled its 'Delay Repay 15' scheme that'll pay compensation for delays of more than 15 minutes

Stop GPs charging people in debt crisis up to £150 for mental health paperwork!

Money and Mental Health wants doctors to stop charging people with mental health problems to fill in debt help forms

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