All news stories featuring 'Holidays'

Mastercard vs Visa for using abroad - which wins?

19 May 2015

Specialist overseas credit cards give you the best deal when you're spending abroad, but are they all the same?

Will the election hit the pound? It's at 1.39, so should I buy now?

24 April 2015

The pound is at near record highs with 1 buying 1.39, but politics does play a role in currency movement

Fraudsters con holidaymakers out of 2.2 million: Protect yourself

13 April 2015

ABTA, police and the Government have joined forces to urge caution when booking holidays online

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1 April 2015

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

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

18 March 2015

Cheaper spending, hotels, car hire and more: 10 tips to cut European holiday costs

This time last year 1 bought 1.19, now it's about 1.40 the highest since 2007 - so things will seem much cheaper

10 March 2015

The pound hits 1.40, should you buy now for the summer?

The pound has punched through the psychological 1.40 barrier today for the first time since 2007

23 February 2015

Airline ombudsman-style scheme set for launch next year

Passengers with complaints about flight delays may be able to take them to an ombudsman-style scheme from 2016

10 February 2015

'I've won 50k worth of prizes in five years'

A mum-of-two says she's won a staggering 50,000 worth of prizes in five years using MoneySavingExpert's forum

28 January 2015

Avios and British Airways to slash points earned on cheap economy flights

Avios collectors could earn a quarter of the points they do now on BA flights from April, but there are winners

26 January 2015

Is it worth changing euros for the summer holidays now?

The euro has weakened even further over the last week and 1 can now buy you 1.34 at the spot rate

6 November 2014

Co-op Bank ditches travel rewards for credit card customers

About 12,000 Co-operative Bank travel credit card customers won't earn loyalty points to spend on holidays from December

4 November 2014

Overtime should count towards holiday pay, rules tribunal

Overtime worked should be taken into account when holiday pay is calculated, the Employment Appeal Tribunal has ruled

8 July 2014

Should you call your bank before going abroad?

When you use your card to make purchases abroad, it can mean you display an abnormal spending pattern

20 June 2014

Holiday scam alert: Check travel sites have ATOL protection

Check your holiday's ATOL protected as there's been a rise in the number of jet-setters being ripped off by bogus sites

31 January 2014

More hotel room discounts on the way after competition probe

Hotels and online travel agents in the UK will have more freedom to discount rooms following an OFT investigation

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