MoneySavingExpert News

Savings

Free £200 vs 3% on £15k savings vs £600 of insurance

Banks are desperate for your custom. Customers complain about their bank's services, but why bitch when you can switch?

11 January 2017

Santander refuses to refund pensioner after conman steals £40,000 life savings in bank ‘smishing’ scam

A grandmother who had her £40,000 savings stolen by a con-man has been told by her bank that it won't cover her losses

9 January 2017

A credit card debt-cutting masterclass

A host of new cards and offers to help you slash debt + get paid to shift credit and store cards to 0%

4 January 2017

Savers to get help finding top interest rates under new transparency rules

Savers will be given easy-to-understand information to help them compare cash savings accounts and easy access cash ISAs

1 December 2016

Regulator asks lenders to explain why they haven't passed on base rate savings

Mortgage lenders that have not yet passed on base rate savings to their customers could attract the attention of the FCA

12 September 2016

Profit from the credit card price war

Banks are desperate to lend, so you can take advantage of blockbuster deals

24 August 2016

Max savings & mortgages after base rate cut

As historic 0.25% low signals new era of rate changes, protect YOUR money, earn up to 6% savings & check your mortgage

10 August 2016

Bank of England cuts base rate to 0.25% – what it means for you

The Bank of England has cut the base rate for the first time in more than seven years, reducing it to 0.25%

4 August 2016

Savers could get texts or email alerts when rates drop

Digital reminders about interest rate changes have been given the thumbs up by consumers

19 July 2016

Bank of England holds base rate at 0.5%

The Bank of England has held the base rate at 0.5% – despite predictions it would cut it

14 July 2016