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Do you rent? Here's a new trick to boost your credit rating

Millions of private tenants can boost their credit rating by opting in to a scheme that records if they pay rent on time

Major peer-to-peer lenders still months off unveiling Innovative Finance ISAs amid approval backlog

Only two peer-to-peer lending platforms out of 94 are currently able to offer the new Innovative Finance ISA

All savings now to be paid tax-free

The personal savings allowance has launched so most people's money's now in the wrong place – shift it to boost interest

Stop refunding victims of online fraud, police chief tells banks

Online fraud victims not taking appropriate security steps should not be refunded by banks, claims senior law official

Budget 2016: Cash ISA allowance up to £20,000 in 2017

Savers will be able to save £20,000 a year in an ISA from April 2017, Chancellor George Osborne has announced

Budget 2016: Lifetime ISA to launch with 25% state bonus for the under-40s

A new lifetime ISA for the under-40s will pay savers a 25% bonus on up to £4,000 saved per tax year

Budget 2016: Money Advice Service to be replaced

The Money Advice Service is to be replaced by a new "slimmed down" guidance body

It takes two... 15 MoneySaving tips for couples

Better together? 15 top MoneySaving tips for couples

Help to Save scheme to offer £1,200 bonus to low-paid workers

Low-paid workers who put money away in a new savings scheme will be rewarded with a bonus of up to £1,200

13 Extreme MoneySavers... take it to the max

Extreme MoneySaving tips including repeated bank switching to grab £800 of incentives and tinting hair with cabbages...

First Direct tops our banking poll again as Barclays limps into last place

Our biannual poll reveals the banks flying high for customer service and those falling behind

Urgent: The MSE Big Energy Switch Event 4 – British Gas £345/yr saving (existing custs too)

The clock's ticking for you to take advantage of cheaper than the cheapest gas and electricity