MoneySavingExpert News

April

Petrol price hike fears as oil price surges

Oil prices have hit an all-time high for UK buyers which could lead to further petrol price rises

5 April 2011

Free money advice service launches

The Money Advice Service, initially set up by the Government, will provide unbiased advice on money matters

4 April 2011

Banking system 'isn't working', says Treasury Committee

The Treasury Committee report says consumers are suffering from a lack of price transparency and comparability in the current account market

2 April 2011

They buy any car (for less) dot com

The OFT has taken action against Webuyanycar.com after finding 96% of customers received less than the website suggested

1 April 2011

Flat-rate state pension could be £155 a week

The Government is considering raising its suggested simpler state pension from £140 to take inflation into account

1 April 2011

Energy price hikes for hundreds of thousands

Some face rises of 23% which could add £186 a year to a typical bill as 14 cheap gas and electricity deals end this week

1 April 2011

Council tax 'stop-gap' valuations now 20 years old

Council tax paid in England and Scotland still depends on drive-by valuations from 1 April 1991

1 April 2011