MoneySavingExpert News

October

British Gas extends half-price electricity on Sundays offer for some smart meter users until March 2024 – here's what's happening

British Gas is extending its offer of half-price electricity on Sundays for some smart meter customers until 29 February 2024.

13 December 2023

Marcus saver? You can boost your rate to 4.75% in seconds – here's how

If you've got a Marcus easy-access savings account or cash ISA, you can easily boost your interest rate to 4.75% – here's how.

31 October 2023

Real living wage to rise to at least £12 an hour

Over 460,000 workers in the UK are set to see their hourly rate rise by 10% due increase in the real living wage; a voluntary employers' pay scheme that's based on the cost of living.

30 October 2023

Superdrug adds new 'VIP Rewards' offers to its existing loyalty scheme – here's what you need to know

If you're a regular Superdrug shopper, you can now earn more freebies and discounts under its Health & Beautycard loyalty scheme, as the retailer has launched new 'VIP Rewards' as part of it.

27 October 2023

Tesco Mobile extends free European roaming for all users until 2025 – here's what you need to know

If you're a Tesco Mobile customer you can continue to use your allowance of calls, texts and data in 48 European destinations for free until 2025. This applies regardless of when you joined or last renewed.

20 October 2023

State pension boosting to become easier as new online tool to launch within six months

A new online service designed to simplify how you check and pay for voluntary national insurance contributions is due to launch before the end of this financial year, the Government has confirmed to MoneySavingExpert.com.

19 October 2023

Netflix to hike prices by up to £24 a year for some – here's what's happening

Netflix subscribers on its basic and premium plans will see costs rise by up to £24 a year as the streaming service has announced a new round of price hikes.

19 October 2023

Council tax in Scotland to be frozen until April 2025 – here's what you need to know

Council tax for all 2.5 million households in Scotland will be frozen at current levels until April 2025, the Scottish Government has confirmed. It means no household in Scotland will see an increase in council tax for at least the next 18 months.

18 October 2023

State pension could rise by 8.5% from April 2024 with some benefits expected to go up by 6.7% – here's what's happening

The state pension could rise by up to 8.5% from April 2024 under the 'triple lock' guarantee, while certain benefits are expected to go up by 6.7% from next April.

18 October 2023

Morrisons shopper? Christmas delivery slot bookings open this week – here's how to bag yours

If you're planning to get your Christmas groceries from Morrisons, get ready to bag your delivery slot as bookings open for delivery pass customers from Wednesday 18 October.

17 October 2023