MoneySavingExpert News

August

Last chance for British Gas customers to escape switching penalties

Households switching to a cheaper deal only have days to escape fee-free from tariffs that appear to lock them in

15 August 2011

Guest Comment: Don't sweat over stock market falls

With markets in freefall, Adrian Lowcock, from Bestinvest, says investors and pension savers shouldn't panic

12 August 2011

Last cheap energy fix from EDF 'to be axed'

The cheapest fixed energy tariff is rumoured to be disappearing on Monday so households may only have a few days to make the move

12 August 2011

Charity set up for riot victims

UK Disaster Relief is raising money for people who have lost their homes, possessions and businesses

12 August 2011

British Gas suspends doorstep selling

British Gas will halt door-to-door selling for three months, though it expects the decision to become permanent

12 August 2011

Top cash Isa from Santander to be withdrawn

Savers need to be quick to get the market's top easy-access cash Isa, as Santander is withdrawing its Issue 3 Isa

12 August 2011

Ryanair makes charges clearer in website update

Passengers now get a clearer idea of total costs as the airline states the price of all unavoidable charges at all times

11 August 2011

Riot compensation scheme launched

The Prime Minister has confirmed the Government will meet the cost of much of the riot damage for those who are uninsured

11 August 2011

Airline price transparency under investigation

Rules on how airlines display prices are being investigated by the European Commission

10 August 2011

Supermarkets fined millions for price fixing

Asda, Sainsbury's and Tesco are among nine firms fined after the OFT said they co-ordinated price increases

10 August 2011