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Winter fuel payments cut for those in hot countries

People living in hot countries will no longer be able to claim winter fuel payments from autumn 2015

NatWest and RBS cut overseas card charges, but they're still expensive

Holidaymakers using a Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) or NatWest debit card will pay lower fees overseas from June

Spending less at Christmas meant more enjoyment, MSE poll finds

Those who cut back had a better time over Christmas than those who spent more than usual

Spending squeeze remains tight

There's been no year-on-year improvement in people's real discretionary wealth, a Lloyds TSB report says today

UK economic dip worse than first thought

Gross domestic product (GDP), a broad measure for the total economy, declined by 0.3% in the final quarter of 2011

Household spending down amid slump

UK household spending has fallen for the first time in almost a decade, official figures show today

Virgin Money launches 0% all-rounder credit card

The lender is offering no interest on balance transfers and purchases for a year via a price comparison site

Amex set to revamp top cashback credit card

There will be winners and losers from the card giant's cashback overhaul. Also, watch out for the £20 inactivity fee!

Egg relaunches cashback credit card

New customers will get almost 1% back on everything they spend with the Egg Money card from Tuesday

Is your 20p coin worth £50?

A batch of 20p coins has been mistakenly produced with no date on them. If you've got one, it could net you £50

Nationwide attempts to limit overseas spending perks

The society wants to prevent millions opening accounts purely for cheap holiday spending. Yet you can beat the crackdown

Barclaycard gives away free £50 high street vouchers

Find out how to get money off your shopping at four major stores by taking out a credit card

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