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Pensions Minister: 'No straws to clutch to' for WASPI campaigners

Pensions Minister Richard Harrington has warned it would cost too much to arrange a compromise with WASPI

Cost of NHS prescriptions and dental care to rise next month

The charge for an NHS prescription and NHS dental care in England will rise from 1 April, the Government has announced

National insurance hike for self-employed axed in Budget U-turn

Plans to raise national insurance rates payable by the self-employed have been scrapped by Chancellor Philip Hammond

Narrow defeat in Parliament for bid to block retrospective student loan hikes

A fresh attempt to stop the Government retrospectively raising student loan repayments has ended in defeat

Budget 2017: New tax-free childcare scheme to launch next month – what we know so far

The Tax-Free Childcare scheme which gives eligible families an extra 20% towards childcare costs will launch in April

Budget 2017: Airbnb rentals may no longer qualify for tax break as Government plans 'Rent a Room' overhaul

Homeowners who rent out their properties via sites such as Airbnb may no longer be able to access a Government tax break

Budget 2017: Cost of mobile roaming outside the EU set to rise

Mobile roaming outside the EU will be subject to UK VAT, the Chancellor has announced

Women fighting state pension changes to protest outside Parliament on Budget Day

WASPI campaigners will be joined by supportive MPs and trade unionists in a bid to force a Government compromise

Pensions Minister: Tax returns could allow self-employed to build up a pension

The Pensions Minister is in favour of using self-employed people's tax returns as a way of deducting pension savings

Drivers face £75/year car insurance hike due to compensation shake-up – check if you can save now

Car insurance costs could jump by an average of £75/year following a Government decision affecting compensation payouts

MPs turn to MoneySavingExpert.com for report on ombudsmen effectiveness

MoneySavingExpert.com has been asked to write a report on the effectiveness of ombudsmen by a group of cross-party MPs

Disabled consumers to get a stronger voice with new business champions

Disabled customers and employees are to be given a voice to promote change and trigger improvements in various sectors

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