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145 million old £1 coins still not returned – how to make them spendable again

Some 145 million old-style £1 coins still haven't been returned to the Royal Mint, more than 18 months after they went out of circulation

16 August 2019

ATM-finding app will now show you your nearest post office too

With free cash machines disappearing, there's a handy tool to let you find nearby ATMs where you can withdraw cash for free – and it'll now also show you thousands of Post Office branches where you can take cash out over the counter

21 June 2019

Free ATMs vanishing as another 1,700 have started charging

Almost 1,700 free ATMs have started charging for cash withdrawals between January and March this year, with 1,250 becoming fee-paying in March alone

1 May 2019

'I beat the stamp price hike – by buying £2,500 worth'

A MoneySaver who bought £2,500 worth of postage stamps seven years ago says he's delivered on his plan to save £100s - as the costs have increased by up to 69% since 2012

25 March 2019

Post Office launches 'digital' passport renewals

The Post Office will now let you renew your passport online at 725 branches across the UK - but it'll cost £15 more than doing it yourself

9 November 2018

Post Office and BT cut landline-only bills

The Post Office has agreed to cut landline-only customers' bills by more than £65 a year from May

29 March 2018

Post Office to hike phone and broadband prices

The price of some Post Office broadband and line rental packages are rising by up to 8% on 1 May

9 March 2018

Price of stamps to go up – buy now to beat the increase

The cost of first- and second-class stamps for standard letters will rise by 1p next month

24 February 2017

Post Office workers to strike next week – post your parcels ASAP to avoid problems

Around 300 post offices are to reduce or cancel services across the festive period, after a trade union confirms strike

13 December 2016

Tesco Bank launches longest-ever 0% spending card

Tesco Bank has launched the longest-ever 0% purchases card, offering 28 months of interest-free spending

20 September 2016

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