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Passengers will pay less tax on long-haul flights from today

1 April 2015

The tax passengers pay on long haul flights has fallen today, although those on medium length flights will pay more

Consumer rights are changing: MSE asks Jo Swinson what's happening

26 March 2015

The new Consumer Rights Bill, which comes into force on 1 October, has been given Royal Assent by the Queen today

Plans to help savers get the best pension income confirmed

26 March 2015

Pension providers will have to give more support to savers accessing their pension pots in future, under FCA plans

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26 March 2015

Third portion of Green Deal cashback funding runs out in 10 days

The £70 million put aside for the Green Deal Home Improvement Fund has run out after just 10 days

26 March 2015

Current account holders can access data to help find their perfect bank

Current account customers of six major banks can now download a year's worth of data into a single format

23 March 2015

£100 cap announced for mobile phone theft victims

Mobile phone users will be protected from massive bills when their handsets are stolen, the government has announced

18 March 2015

Budget 2015: Annual self-assessment tax return to be scrapped in its current form

The annual self-assessment tax return is to be scrapped and replaced with a 'digital tax account' from early next year

18 March 2015

Budget 2015: Help to Buy ISAs to launch

First-time buyers will get £50 for every £200 saved up to a maximum of £3,000, under the new Help to Buy ISA scheme

18 March 2015

Budget 2015: Mini tax cut announced

The majority of people will get a small tax cut over the next few years, under new changes to the personal allowance

17 March 2015

Minimum wage to rise 3%

The national minimum wage for adults is to increase by 3% – 20p an hour – from 1 October, the Government has announced

16 March 2015

Plans to allow savers to sell their pension income revealed

Five million people who've already bought an annuity will be given the same freedoms as people nearing retirement

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

11 March 2015

Urgent: Get up to £5,600 to improve your home

The Green Deal Home Improvement Fund is a Government cash giveaway available to anyone to encourage energy efficiency

6 March 2015

Motorists to be given 10 minute leeway when parking tickets run out

A change in the law is planned to take effect in the next few weeks which will see the leeway applied to council parking

5 March 2015

Ed Davey grilled on misbehaving energy firms, faster switching and answers your questions

The Energy Secretary condemns "misbehaving" suppliers and confirms his ambition for 24-hour energy switching

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