MoneySavingExpert News

March

Travel between the US and Europe to be suspended due to coronavirus

All travel between the USA and Europe – excluding the UK and Ireland – will be suspended for 30 days starting on Friday due to the coronavirus

12 March 2020

LV suspends the sale of ALL travel insurance due to coronavirus

Insurance giant LV has stopped selling all travel insurance policies with immediate effect as a result of the coronavirus outbreak

11 March 2020

Budget 2020: Threshold for pension tax relief to rise to £200,000

The income threshold before the amount you can save into a pension is reduced is to rise from £110,000 to £200,000

11 March 2020

Budget 2020 round-up: NI threshold raised, fuel duty frozen and more

National insurance thresholds will be raised and duties on fuel and alcohol frozen as part of the 2020 Budget unveiled by Chancellor Rishi Sunak

11 March 2020

Budget 2020: Junior ISA allowance to rise to £9,000 from April

The amount you can save in a junior ISA or Child Trust Fund will rise from £4,368/yr to £9,000/yr from April

11 March 2020

Budget 2020: Sick pay and benefits extended to help those hit by coronavirus

A new package of measures to help those who lose out on earnings due to coronavirus has been unveiled by the Chancellor

11 March 2020

Bank of England slashes interest rates to combat coronavirus 'shock' – what it means for you

The Bank of England has cut the base rate from 0.75% to 0.25% in a emergency response to the 'economic shock' of the coronavirus outbreak

11 March 2020

British Gas launches the cheapest big six deal since 2016

British Gas has launched the cheapest big six deal since October 2016, as energy prices continue to fall throughout the market.

10 March 2020

Banks to defer mortgage payments and increase credit limits for those struggling due to coronavirus

Several major banks have announced support measures for customers affected by coronavirus, including mortgage payment holidays and increased credit limits

10 March 2020

PayPal warning: Paying someone you don't know? DON'T use 'friends and family'

PayPal users encouraged by sellers to make payments via its 'friends and family' option instead of 'goods and services' are unnecessarily leaving themselves without payment protection

10 March 2020