MoneySavingExpert News

July

Give all primary school children a financial education, MPs urge

All children across the UK should be taught basic money skills in primary school by 2030, a cross-party group of MPs have said in a new report published today.

7 July 2021

TalkTalk broadband customers face £30/yr bill hike despite some being on a 'fixed' tariff – your rights

TalkTalk is hiking prices for certain customers on its Fibre 35 and Fibre 65 broadband plans from today. But you don't have to accept the increases.

6 July 2021

Igloo Energy to hike prices by 12% from August – but it's still among the cheaper players on the market

Around 180,000 Igloo Energy customers will see their gas and electricity bills rise by £111/yr from August, the energy provider has revealed. But most could beat the hikes and save £100+/yr by switching to a cheaper deal.

6 July 2021

O2 to hike the cost of out-of-bundle services, calls and texts from August

O2 mobile customers who send text messages outside of their standard allowance will see prices hiked from 2 August. The cost of calling service numbers is also set to increase. Some affected customers may be able to leave penalty-free as a result though - we've full details below.

2 July 2021

Electrical appliances should be cheaper to run and last longer under new rules

Electrical appliances, including fridges, washing machines and televisions, are expected to be cheaper to run, easier to repair and last longer under new rules which come into force from today.

1 July 2021