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March 2016

Millions of Sky TV customers will be hit by a price hike in June, with the cost for some going up by up to £72 a year. If you want to beat the rise, see below for how.
21 March 2016
The rail regulator has called for train companies to do more to ensure those hit by delays receive refunds, after its investigation found passengers fail to claim for 80% of delays, while train and station staff give out wrong compensation info more than two thirds of the time.
18 March 2016
Royal Mail is to increase the price of first- and second-class stamps from Tuesday 29 March – the third successive annual price rise. But you've still time to beat the hike by buying now.
17 March 2016
Motorists have been spared a rise in fuel tax after the Chancellor announced he would freeze the duty for the sixth consecutive year.
16 March 2016
Millions of households and motorists will pay more after Chancellor George Osborne hiked insurance premium tax (IPT) by 0.5 of a percentage point in today's Budget.
16 March 2016
Those who enjoy fizzy drinks, cigarettes and wine will be hit by tax changes announced in the 2016 Budget – but taxes on cider, beer, whisky and other spirits have been frozen.
16 March 2016
Savers will be able to save £20,000 a year in an ISA from April 2017, Chancellor George Osborne announced in today's Budget.
16 March 2016
Chancellor George Osborne has announced a range of tax cuts for individuals, with the headline news being that the level at which people start to pay income tax will rise to £11,500 in April next year.
16 March 2016
People who make extra cash by selling on eBay, renting a room out on Airbnb, or through odd jobs will benefit from two new £1,000 tax breaks from April 2017.
16 March 2016
The price of Sky TV packages will rise this summer for new and existing customers, has learned - but there are ways to beat it.
16 March 2016

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