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Blog: Why allowing parking on double yellow lines won't work

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A 15-minute grace period allowing drivers to park on double yellow lines to pop to the shop sounds great - but it won't work, explains Maria McCarthy.

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Would you park on a stranger's drive?

Blue car parking sign

One in three neighbour disputes are caused by parking problems, says the AA. Some motorists are even parking on strangers' drives! We take a closer look.

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Shoppers save £3bn with reward credit cards

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Brits wanting to make their money work harder are increasingly turning to cards offering perks such as cashback, retail vouchers and travel rewards.

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Blog: Parking enforcement or highway robbery?

Blue car parking sign

Parking enforcement in the UK is flawed, says motor lawyer Jeanette Miller, who featured in a BBC1 Panorama programme on the issue on Wednesday, June 12, 7.30pm.

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Car boot sales: Your consumer rights

Car boot sale

Don't get ripped off when shopping. Here are two key pieces of legislation you should know when buying or selling at a car boot sale.

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Blog: Would you park in a disabled bay?

Disabled parking road sign

Would you park in a disabled bay when you have no right? Motoring writer Maria McCarthy explains why selfish parking of this sort gets her goat.

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Blog: Should traffic wardens be more lenient?

Blue car parking sign

MP Eric Pickles has called for traffic wardens to be more lenient. But is this a genuine proposal or party propaganda, asks motor lawyer Jeanette Miller.

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Budget calculator tool

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If you’re wondering how much you spend each month on those little bits and bobs, then try our handy budget calculator tool.

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Top 10 car-buying regrets

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A third of motorists have bought a car they later regretted, according to new research. Here's the run-down of regrets - and ways you can avoid making the same mistakes.

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Has tipping become a tax for customers?

British notes and coins

Tipping is a strange and bewildering custom. Knowing when to hand over extra money – and how much to give – can be extremely embarrassing. We explore tipping etiquette.

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