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Private parking firms could hand out 6.5 million tickets this year

Almost six and a half million private parking tickets could be handed to UK drivers this financial year

20 August 2018

Councils not providing info on appealing car parking fines – know your rights

Local authorities are not doing enough to highlight the appeals process to those slapped with parking fines

7 February 2017

Plastic £5 notes available from today – but can you use them in ticket machines?

The plastic fiver enters circulation today amid promises it'll be stronger and more secure than its paper predecessor

13 September 2016

20 tricks to drive down motoring costs

Tricks to bring rising motoring costs to a skidding halt, including beating increasing fuel costs & car insurance hikes

30 March 2016

Parking campaigner fails to challenge 'excessive' charge at Supreme Court

A motorist who mounted legal proceedings against a private parking firm has lost the case at The Supreme Court

4 November 2015

60 MoneySaving life hacks

'Amazon delivery trick' tool, beat spam texts, exploit eBay spellng mishtkes, slash Sky bill, buy stolen goods and more

9 September 2015

23 tricks to pimp your motor's MoneySaving

Avoid £1,000 fine risk, can you get a year's car insurance for 96p, or at least a 'free' Kindle?

12 August 2015

Motorist takes landmark parking challenge to the Supreme Court

Today is 48-year-old Barry Beavis from Billericay's final chance to persuade judges to rule his fine as excessive

23 July 2015

Martin Lewis: The 10 changes I'd make to Britain

What would you tweak about the UK? I'm not talking about big contentious change – but quick fixes for life glitches

22 June 2015

Motorist takes parking charge challenge to highest UK court

A motorist who vowed to fight on after losing a private parking case has today filed appeal papers to the Supreme Court

3 June 2015

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