MoneySavingExpert News

March

First Utility launches cheapest energy fix: Is it worth switching to?

First Utility's new fixed energy tariff is £1,013/year on a typical gas and electricity bill

17 March 2014

Banks pledge to provide data that may help you find your perfect current account

A new agreement between the government and major banks could help consumers find a better current account

17 March 2014

NatWest and RBS scrap 0% credit card deals – but their new offer can be beaten

NatWest and RBS have launched a new deal which charges 6.9% representative APR on transferred balances and spending

17 March 2014

TalkTalk phone, broadband and TV prices to go up

Over four million TalkTalk home phone, broadband and TV customers will be hit with price hikes from 1 May

17 March 2014

Barclaycard revamps its cashback credit cards: Will customers lose out?

700,000 Barclaycard customers with a cashback credit card will be moved to a new deal in May

14 March 2014

Is your energy fix about to end? Check now and beat the bill shock

If you've signed up to a fixed energy tariff in the past few years, your bill could be about to soar as 15 deals end

13 March 2014

Council tax debt struggles soar after benefit change

The number of people struggling to pay council tax in England soared last year, according to debt charity StepChange

13 March 2014

TSB to pay 5% interest on new current account – is it any good?

TSB's Plus account is the bank's first new current account since it split from Lloyds in September last year

12 March 2014

Payday lenders face debt collection probe

The way payday lenders collect debts and deal with borrowers who owe them money will come under the spotlight next month

12 March 2014

Adult minimum wage to rise by 19p per hour

The minimum wage is to increase by 3% from October, the first time in six years the rise will be higher than inflation

12 March 2014