MSE News

March

House prices show annual increase for the first time in over a year

House prices were up 0.8% on a year ago, marking the first year-on-year rise since February last year, says Nationwide

28 March 2013

Council tax benefit axe 'to hit 2.4 million families'

Around 2.4 million families face an average hike in their council tax bills of £138 next week, according to a charity

28 March 2013

NatWest and RBS cut overseas card charges, but they're still expensive

Holidaymakers using a Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) or NatWest debit card will pay lower fees overseas from June

28 March 2013

New glitch hits RBS, NatWest and Ulster Bank apps

RBS, NatWest and Ulster Bank customers who use the group's mobile banking apps have been unable to access their accounts

28 March 2013

Coventry Building Society pulling best buy cash Isa

Act now if you want Coventry Building Society's best buy Isa - application forms are being withdrawn on Wednesday night

27 March 2013

Cold snap 'no excuse' for energy price hikes, Government says

The Government has issued a warning to energy companies that the recent cold weather is

27 March 2013

Travel firms told to reveal hidden holiday costs

Companies must provide clear, transparent and timely information when advertising and selling holidays, says the OFT

26 March 2013

Government minister: 'Gas price hikes show market's working'

Minister Greg Barker said that while price rises were

26 March 2013

Mortgage approvals at lowest level for seven months

According to the BBA, mortgage approvals for house purchases fell to their lowest level in seven months in February

25 March 2013

Asda, Morrisons, Sainsbury's and Tesco cut diesel prices

From tomorrow Asda, Morrisons, Sainsbury's and Tesco will all reduce the price of diesel by up to 2p per litre

25 March 2013

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