MoneySavingExpert News

January

Government: 'Green Deal will tackle energy inefficiency'

Greg Barker, Minister of State for Energy & Climate Change, outlines why the coalition launched the Green Deal

28 January 2013

Switching bank accounts 'must be made easier'

Banks are still not doing enough to help consumers find the best current account deals, says the OFT

25 January 2013

New laws will regulate bailiffs

Bailiffs will be policed under new laws to 'clean up' the industry and protect vulnerable debtors, says the MoJ

25 January 2013

Beware fake HMRC tax refund emails

We've been informed of a spate of fake phishing emails, claiming to be from HMRC, promising £245

25 January 2013

Bank charges campaign saves consumers billions

Bank customers have saved up to £928 million a year from the fall in overdraft charges between 2007 and 2011

25 January 2013

Banks warned over new 'PPI products'

Firms risk mis-selling new PPI-type insurance unless they follow fresh guidance, say watchdogs

24 January 2013

Sony fined for PlayStation data breach

The gaming giant has been fined £250,000 for a breach that compromised millions of PlayStation users' personal data

24 January 2013

Don't wait till your holiday to buy insurance

January is busiest time of the year for holiday bookings, and it's best to get travel insurance ASAP

24 January 2013

Savings cheer as NS&I raises rates for thousands

Government-owned National Savings & Investments is upping the return for customers in its T Cash Isa and Cash Isa

24 January 2013

EE's 4G 'promotion' could see iPhone buyers pay more

The mobile giant is cutting the cost for low users by £5/month for a limited time, but is increasing the cost of phones

23 January 2013