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September 2014

Mobile phone users with a pre-owned handset may struggle to get cover for unauthorised calls or a speedy replacement for broken, lost or stolen phones due to a gap in the standalone mobile phone insurance market.
30 September 2014
Savers will be able to pass on money in their pension pot tax free to their children and grandchildren upon their death, after Chancellor George Osborne announced that he will abolish a 55% penalty tax for some groups.
29 September 2014
Supermarket Sainsbury's has started a petrol price war after announcing it will cut the cost of petrol and diesel by up to 5p/litre from tomorrow.
29 September 2014
Ofgem has written to the big energy suppliers demanding they take action on the poor handling of complaints after the regulator found the average customer had to contact their supplier six times before an issue was resolved.
26 September 2014
A number of former Sky TV, broadband and home phone customers who were in credit when they left the provider may be in line for a refund.
25 September 2014
Students are often believed to be living on pizza and thanks to a loophole discovered by our 'Deals Hunter', everyone is doing it and for free, at least until 5 October.
25 September 2014
The cost of car insurance could drop but you'll probably have to spend more time looking for the best price after the competition watchdog banned pricing agreements between comparison sites and car insurers.
24 September 2014
The Financial Ombudsman Service has urged travel insurers to act fairly when considering claims where holidaymakers have been drinking.
23 September 2014
You'll soon be able to make car tax payments by monthly direct debit, but it will no longer be possible to transfer this from sellers to buyers when cars change hands.
23 September 2014 founder and editor Martin Lewis has scooped the top spot in a study of the most influential personal finance tweeters in the UK.
23 September 2014

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