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Signed up to Disney+ before 23 February 2021? Make sure you’re prepared for the £20 price hike this month

Thousands of customers who signed up for an annual subscription to Disney+ before 23 February 2021 will see their bills increase by £20 this month. Instead of paying £59.99/yr these customers will be billed £79.99/yr.

16 February 2022

Coronavirus finance & bills help

Many are worried about the UK impact of the coronavirus on their ability to pay bills and even stay in their home. This guide tells you what help's out there if you can't pay bills or pay loans or credit cards back.

1 January 2022

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

First-ever financial education textbook lands in schools – funded by Martin

All 3,400 state-funded schools in England will receive 100 free copies of the 150-page textbook

2 November 2021

State pension 'triple lock' to be suspended for a year

The state pension will rise by a smaller amount from next April as the Government has announced plans to temporarily suspend its so-called 'triple lock'.

7 September 2021

Pet owners spend more on dogs than cats, finds new MSE poll

More than eight in ten dog owners say they spend over £500/yr on their pooch compared with just over half of cat owners who spend the same, a new MoneySavingExpert.com poll has found. Meanwhile, almost half (46%) of dog owners spend more than £1,251 a year on their furry friend, compared to just 15% of cat owners who spend the same.

11 August 2021

Coronavirus Life-in-Lockdown Help

The Prime Minister has unveiled sweeping restrictions on public movement to tackle the spread of coronavirus. This has had a huge impact on daily life, affecting everything from weddings and train travel to music events and sport. To help, we're working flat out to answer your questions on these topics and more

9 August 2021

Students urged to apply for university funding now if they plan to get a place via 'clearing' – don't wait for your A-level results

Prospective university and college students who plan to go through a process known as 'clearing' to get onto a course should not wait for their exam results before applying for student finance.

30 July 2021

Give all primary school children a financial education, MPs urge

All children across the UK should be taught basic money skills in primary school by 2030, a cross-party group of MPs have said in a new report published today.

7 July 2021

Google Photos to stop offering unlimited free storage

Google Photos will stop giving users unlimited free online storage for photos and videos from 1 June - meaning those who routinely use the service may need to start paying fees or saving photos elsewhere.

28 May 2021