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Banks may have to give loyal customers better interest rates

The regulator has raised concerns that long-standing customers are losing out

25 July 2018

UK base rate remains at 0.5%

The Bank of England's Monetary Policy Committee voted to keep the rate steady

10 May 2018

Got an old tenner? You can only spend it until 1 March

If you've still any non-plastic £10 notes, beware – you only have until Thursday 1 March to spend them

19 February 2018

'I saved £1,000 switching energy and mortgage': MoneySavers share their 2017 successes

MoneySavers have been sharing their cost-cutting successes in 2017 on social media

4 January 2018

Ulster Bank to wipe credit searches on savings account applicants after 'incorrect credit scoring'

Ulster Bank is working to remove hard searches from the credit files of those who have applied for its eSavings account

15 September 2017

Parents face fines as 'inaccessible' website leaves them unable to pay for childcare

Parents signed up to the new Tax-Free Childcare scheme say they can't access cash saved to pay nursery costs

2 June 2017

The 'Great 0% Ads Scam' – when 43 months 0% isn't 43 months 0%

The world of 0% credit card advertising is a 'wild west' with consumers left unprotected, an MSE investigation has found

2 April 2017

Atom Bank cuts ALL its savings rates – apply TODAY for 2.2% fixed for three years

App-only Atom Bank is cutting the rates of all four of its market-leading accounts from 11.59pm tonight

15 March 2017

Buying a new iPhone, iPad or Mac? Apple deal lets you spread the cost over a year INTEREST-FREE

Apple's running a deal which allows those buying a new iPhone, iPad, Mac or other device to pay for it over 12 months.

7 March 2017

17 MoneySaving tricks for couples (well, it is Valentine's)...

Tips including make £400 switching banks together, get 2for1 for a year's cinema and save £1,000s by taking their debt

7 February 2017