MoneySavingExpert News

December

15 HUGE MoneySaving Successes of twenty twenty WON - can you win big too?

As another difficult year ends with bad news aplenty, we wanted to lift the mood by warming your cockles with inspiring MoneySaving successes from people who used our tips in 2021...

29 December 2021

Households to face a £1,200 hit from next April with 2022 set to be the 'year of the squeeze'

Households across the country are set to face an income hit of £1,200 a year due to rising energy prices, tax increases and wage stagnation, according to a report by the think tank Resolution Foundation.

28 December 2021

Revolut hands 50,000 customers £20 after banking problems during the Black Friday sales

Revolut has given 50,000 people a £20 free credit after users of the banking app experienced delays in making purchases and carrying out transfers during the Black Friday sales.

24 December 2021

Been transferred to a new energy firm from a bust supplier? Check you're not paying twice

We've seen reports from scores of customers who pay by direct debit saying they have had payments taken from both suppliers – if that's you, here's what you can do.

24 December 2021

Aldi, John Lewis, Sainsbury's and more will close stores on Boxing Day but some still plan sales - here's the full info

Aldi, John Lewis and Sainsbury's are among the major retailers bucking trends by closing stores this Boxing Day.

24 December 2021

'Fix Your Bike' £50 voucher scheme quietly axed by the Government

It means cyclists in England will no longer be able to get their hands on a £50 voucher to help towards the cost of future bike repairs.

23 December 2021

Nationwide to refund customers hit by fees after being unable to receive or send payments

The bank says it is trying to resolve the problem, which means there is currently a delay on outbound and inbound faster payments.

22 December 2021

Covid-hit businesses eligible for new Government support scheme

Businesses that have been financially impacted by the coronavirus pandemic could receive a grant of up to £6,000 under a new £1 billion support package.

21 December 2021

Warning: HSBC customers should triple check payments when transferring cash after app update – some almost sent £1,000s by mistake

HSBC customers who use the company's app should carefully check the value of any transfers they make after the bank changed the way people enter payments, with some warning they nearly transferred thousands of pounds by mistake.

20 December 2021

British Gas customers should DO NOTHING and ignore messages to one click switch that could cost them £100s a year more

British Gas customers should ignore emails they have received from the UK's biggest energy supplier encouraging them to switch to fixed-price deals as it could make them £100s a year worse off.

20 December 2021