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Martin Lewis
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Household bills continue to rise, MSE Bills Tracker shows

Bills and expenses are rising at the same pace as last month, despite a dip in overall inflation

Santander to scrap unarranged overdraft fees on 123 accounts

From July Santander is removing all unarranged overdraft fees on its current accounts that charge monthly fees

Current-account switches topped 900,000 in 2017 - here's how you can get £200 for swapping banks

Current-account holders switched their bank more than 900,000 times last year according to the most recent figures

How to play the bank bribe bonanza game and earn £1,000+

A host of banks are willing to pay you to switch – become a bank tart by switching again and again. Here's how

New Curve card claims to be 'the only card you need to carry' - but here's what to watch out for

A new debit card lets you connect your existing debit and credit cards – but there are a few things to watch out for

'I cleared £180,000 of debt in 12 years - such a relief'

A MoneySaver who racked up £180,000 in debt has told how she finally became debt-free 12 years later

Monzo to ditch its prepaid card from April

App-based bank Monzo has announced it'll stop supporting its prepaid card entirely from 'early April'

Metro Bank now offers its current account nationwide - but how does it stack up?

Metro Bank has today opened current account applications to the whole of the UK

Victory for MSE as Tesco delays cuts to Clubcard Rewards

Tesco has postponed cuts to its Clubcard Rewards scheme after a furious backlash from customers

NatWest launches £125 switching offer - plus you can get 2% cashback on bills

NatWest has launched its first switching incentive in almost a decade offering £125 to new and existing customers

Fraudsters target NatWest customers using fake texts

Fraudsters are tricking victims into handing over personal details using texts which appear to be from NatWest

Credit and debit card charges banned from Saturday - what you need to know

You should no longer be charged a fee for opting to pay by credit or debit card – but admin fees are still allowed

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