MSE News

August

Ombudsman takes on claims firm complaints

Consumers with a gripe against a claims firm will be able to take their complaint to an independent arbitrator

28 August 2012

Ditch your standard mortgage for a five-year fix?

Millions of mortgage holders have been hit with a huge rise in repayments, while new deal costs are down

28 August 2012

BT hikes prices for millions

Cost of landlines, calls, broadband & BT Vision to go up from 5 Jan 2013

27 August 2012

Recession less deep than feared, but economy still struggling

Britain's double-dip recession is not as bad as previously thought, revised figures show

24 August 2012

Re-Give to return savers' cash after FSA pressure

'Savings' firm Re-Give is to return investors' money after pressure from the Financial Services Authority watchdog

24 August 2012

Boost for 675,000 NI electricity customers as prices drop

Power NI is cutting prices, with the announcement coming a day after SSE said it is raising household bills

23 August 2012

Santander to raise mortgage SVR in blow to borrowers

Santander will become the latest lender to raise its standard variable mortgage rate, from next month

22 August 2012

SSE reveals energy price rises

SSE will raise gas and electricity prices this autumn in a bitter blow to households

22 August 2012

Scottish government shakes up student loans

Scottish students with low family incomes who study at a Scottish university will get more cash towards living costs

22 August 2012

Urgent! Fix now to beat today's 9% energy hikes

The 10 things EVERYONE needs know to beat hikes while you can, as new round of price rises begin

22 August 2012

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