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October 2016

How can you avoid the Virgin Media TV package price hike?

31 October 2016

You have around 30 days to deal with Virgin Media’s price hike.

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How to get your finances in line before a credit card application

31 October 2016

Make sure you get your finances healthy before any credit card applications.

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Unhappy with your landline or broadband quality? Your rights

31 October 2016

You should complain if you're not happy with a service you're receiving.

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National Insurance contributions: Understanding the classes

30 October 2016

Do you know why you pay National Insurance and what it contributes to? Read on to learn about the classes.

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Brits love shopping online: Here's how to grab a bargain

30 October 2016

Brits are Europe’s number one for shopping online, so could you save with internet deals?

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Subletting your home on Airbnb: Here's what to consider

30 October 2016

Airbnb is now worth $30bn and growing. Do you know the law around renting spare rooms?

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Check in 4 days before you travel with Ryanair or face a charge

29 October 2016

From 1 November, you'll have to check in between two hours and four days before departure with budget-airline Ryanair – unless you want to pay for a seat.

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Do single people still need life insurance?

29 October 2016

Do single people need to take out life insurance? Understand what life insurance covers and how to find the right protection if you live alone.

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Why you should check your bills as a Vodafone customer

28 October 2016

It's worth checking your bills to make sure you're not left out of pocket.

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Learn about the power of Section 75 for Christmas shopping

28 October 2016

Section 75 is a great protection for credit card purchases.

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Car parking charges: Don’t be afraid to appeal

28 October 2016

Don’t get stung by car parking fines, know how to appeal them.

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Look out for this supermarket voucher scam

27 October 2016

Be careful what promotions you click on when browsing social media.

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What type of life insurance policy do I need?

27 October 2016

You're going to need to choose the right policy to protect your loved ones.

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What is the difference between a debit card and a credit card?

26 October 2016

Those little pieces of plastic don't all do the same thing!

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The Great British Bake Off 2016: Best Mary Berry jackets

26 October 2016

Get excited for tonight's episode with our Mary Berry style recreations!

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How to rebuild your credit score

26 October 2016

You can use a credit card to your advantage and rebuild your credit history.

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Budget Halloween events for the family in the UK for 2016

25 October 2016

Having a great time doesn’t need to give your wallet a fright!

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October: Be a bit thriftier during this 5 weekend month

25 October 2016

October has 5 weekends – that’s great for fun, but bad for your finances.

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Get access to council activities, services and other freebies

24 October 2016

Make use of your free council services this half-term and save some cash.

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How much can an overdraft cost you?

24 October 2016

Find out what you could be spending.

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What is joint life insurance?

24 October 2016

It's important to protect your loved ones, but should you opt for joint life cover?

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Blue Peter badges: Free entry to Merlin attractions to end

23 October 2016

If you have a Blue Peter badge, what can you still get free?

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Affordable half-term days out in Reading for the family

23 October 2016

Downtown Abbey, treasure trails, free museums – explore the city!

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What is advance fee fraud?

22 October 2016

Fraudsters will often ask for upfront fees without holding up their end of the bargain.

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Sainsbury's trial one-hour delivery with Chop Chop app

22 October 2016

How will Sainsbury's new delivery service that brings groceries via bike to your door compare to Amazon Prime Now?

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Get your kids ready for Halloween with these budget costumes

21 October 2016

Your little ones will look devilish in these bargain Halloween costumes!

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Changes to the way we protect your money

21 October 2016

Soon, we will be improving how your money is protected. 

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Last minute DIY Halloween costumes for kids

21 October 2016

Get crafty and stay on budget by making your child a DIY Halloween costume.

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Hotpoint, Indesit or Creda tumble dryers: Can you get a repair?

20 October 2016

Is yours faulty and can you get a refund?

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Living with a disability? Be sure to claim a council tax reduction

20 October 2016

Find out if you can claim a reduction and a rebate.

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Best high street coats 2016: For women under £45

19 October 2016

Wrap up warm this autumn in one of these stylish coats.

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Start getting your home cosy and ready for winter

19 October 2016

It’s now time to prepare your home for the season ahead.

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10 weeks to Christmas: Get a temporary job for extra cash

18 October 2016

Find a temp job and earn some extra money for those Christmas presents!

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Don’t have a will? Protect your finances now

18 October 2016

Almost three in five of us don’t have a will – find out why you should make one.

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How to end a tenancy agreement early

17 October 2016

You'll need to check your tenancy agreement thoroughly if you want to move out before the end of your contract.

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Can you get on the housing ladder?

17 October 2016

8 million say that a mortgage is out of reach but it doesn’t have to be this way.

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Don't blow your budget on getting a new job

16 October 2016

Don’t blow your budget on an interview wardrobe – here’s what to do instead.

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The iPhone 7 vs Samsung Galaxy S7 edge: which is better value?

16 October 2016

As last month saw the launch of the iPhone 7, we explore how its features compare to its closest rival Samsung’s Galaxy S7 edge.

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Looking for an affordable hobby? Try a book club

15 October 2016

Do you love reading books, or are you looking for a group hobby to meet new people?

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Everyday items that could be worth a small fortune

15 October 2016

From Pokémon cards to Happy Meals toys, could you make money from your garage?

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Financial fraud rises: Protect your personal details

14 October 2016

"Take Five" is the latest campaign by Financial Fraud Action UK to help stop financial fraud.

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How to return your pre-ordered Samsung Galaxy Note 7

14 October 2016

Find out what the process for returning your pre-ordered Samsung Galaxy Note 7 is.

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Mobile networks have scrapped unlocking charges

13 October 2016

Want to switch? Now it doesn’t have to cost you.

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Get the most out of your car when petrol prices go up

13 October 2016

Petrol prices set to rise 5p per litre, use your tank efficiently.

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Get winter-ready: Could you benefit from boiler cover?

12 October 2016

It's that time of year again when you need to make sure your boiler is serviced and winter-ready.

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Steal the style of David Gandy and Dermot O'Leary

12 October 2016

Britain’s talked about style icons inspire our high-street fashion looks.

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13 years of cost increases: Who will cover the funeral bill?

11 October 2016

How much will a funeral cost and how can the Government help if you’re in a low income household?

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Do I need life insurance?

11 October 2016

Your circumstances are likely to determine whether you'll need life insurance.

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Get the right home insurance cover for winter weather

10 October 2016

Would your home be prepared and covered for adverse conditions in a cold snap?

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Help to Buy mortgage guarantee scheme to end in December

10 October 2016

From December, you won't be able to open a Help to Buy mortgage guarantee scheme.

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The cheapest ways to watch The Walking Dead Season 7

9 October 2016

You're probably dying to know what happened after last season's cliffhanger – here are the cheapest ways to watch Season 7.

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Car insurance premiums rise: How to bring down your premium

9 October 2016

How does the new hike affect you, and could you reduce the cost of your policy?

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How to protect yourself against the British Gas email scam

8 October 2016

Know what to look out for and how to be vigilant online.

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A new fiver in your hands: Could it be a small lottery win?

8 October 2016

Some collectors have been paying up to £200 pounds for the first printed notes.

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Three rival Apple with interest-free iPhone 7 payment scheme

7 October 2016

You can now spread out the cost of the iPhone 7 with Three – but is it cheaper than Apple's iPhone Payments?

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Beware the new Facebook account takeover scam

7 October 2016

Be cautious of the messages you receive on Facebook.

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Soon you'll be able to pay in cheques as well as cash at Post Offices

6 October 2016

You'll soon be able to pay in cheques at Post Office branches. 

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How to appeal if your tax credits were wrongly stopped

6 October 2016

You might be able to appeal if your tax credits were unfairly stopped.

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Penalty points and fines to double for texting drivers

6 October 2016

It's not worth the risk of texting and driving!

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Royal Tour 2016: Shop Kate Middleton's coat looks for less

5 October 2016

You don't have to spend a fortune to get the style of a Duchess.

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The National Minimum Wage goes up for under 25s

5 October 2016

You could receive a larger pay packet at the end of the month.

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How to protect yourself if you have a Yahoo account

4 October 2016

Make sure you know how to protect yourself so your information can't be used against you.

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Insurance Premium Tax rises to 10% - what this means for you

4 October 2016

Insurance Premium Tax is rising for the second time in less than a year.

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Can I get a bank account without a credit check?

3 October 2016

A poor credit history might not necessarily stop you from getting a bank account.

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Get your car ready and stay safe this winter

3 October 2016

The cold and wet weather is kicking in - get your car ready for the hazards ahead and try to avoid unexpected breakdown or repair costs.

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Can I get no claims bonus protection?

2 October 2016

What does no claims bonus protection mean for your car insurance?

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Looking to get fit on a budget? Try yoga

2 October 2016

Yoga has been around for 5,000 years and has amazing health benefits - it can help make you stronger, more flexible and even more relaxed. But the best part is you don’t need to spend much to start.

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Don't become a victim of cyber and phone scams

1 October 2016

The Financial Ombudsman Service has recently reported the startling financial cost of fraud. Protect your personal information and read about two of the most common scams.

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Electrical fakes: Is it better to shop from reputable retailers?

1 October 2016

If you’ve started Christmas shopping, beware of the lethal fakes! 

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