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Biggest savings shake-up for a generation

A step-by-step guide to maximizing every penny's performance following the biggest savings shake-up for a generation

10 February 2016

Sent money to the wrong bank account? Now it should be easier to get it back

People who send money electronically to the wrong bank account will be given more help getting it back

28 January 2016

Warning: Remortgage ASAP or lose chance? Rates at historic lows and changes afoot

Remortgage rates (where you switch mortgage to save) are rock-bottom. Everyone check now of you can save

29 April 2015

Got mortgage problems? Get help early, Ombudsman says

The Financial Ombudsman Service says complaints are up - but too many people are leaving it too late to seek help

14 May 2014

No current account competition probe, OFT says

The Office of Fair Trading tells banks they won't face a competition investigation - for now

15 May 2013

House prices down 1.2% over year, says Halifax

House prices fell to £159,486 in September, representing a 1.2% fall on a year ago and a 0.4% drop month-on-month

4 October 2012

Consumers risk being sold wrong products, says FSA report

Consumers searching for the best deals face a 'major risk' of being sold financial products they do not need

14 March 2012

Santander worst for bank service and First Direct best - again

Santander has been voted the worst bank for customer service while First Direct is top dog, in a poll of MSE users

22 February 2012

Banks shun junior Isa launch

None of the big six banks plan to have a junior Isa in place for the launch date on Tuesday

27 October 2011

Santander still by far the worst bank for customer service

A poll of MoneySavingExpert.com users shows Santander is still bottom for service, with First Direct the best

25 August 2011

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