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National Grid reveals earnings hike

  •  21 Nov, 2013
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National Grid fuelled anger over soaring energy bills as it revealed a hike in earnings from UK gas and electricity networks after increasing the amount it charges households.

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Npower deal creates 'big seven'

  •  20 Nov, 2013
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A new player in the UK energy market is to be created after RWE npower agreed a deal to offload 770,000 customer accounts.

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Energy bills will detail costs to customers

  •  20 Nov, 2013
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Energy firms will be forced to give consumers a breakdown of their costs, the government has announced.

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Review: Nationwide credit card with 15-months 0% on purchases

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Nationwide has increased the 0 per cent purchases period on its credit card from six to 15 months – one of the longest on the market. We take a closer look.

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Nationwide gets in Christmas spirit

  •  18 Nov, 2013
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Nationwide is launching a new credit card offer just in time for Christmas.

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Chancellor urged to help UK's savers

  •  15 Nov, 2013
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George Osborne is being urged to bring forward proposals to help savers in the Autumn Statement on December 5.

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Review: Santander 123 credit card with Amazon cashback

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Santander is now offering 1 per cent cashback when you use its 123 credit card at Amazon.co.uk this Christmas period. We take a look at the pros and cons.

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Flash loan sale at Sainsbury's

  •  12 Nov, 2013
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Sainsbury's Bank has announced a flash loan sale for customers with a Nectar card.

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Common credit card pitfalls to avoid

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The Financial Ombudsman Service has had more than 5,000 credit card complaints this year. We look at common credit card pitfalls and how to avoid them.

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Best loan rates: How to benefit from the new credit boom

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Cheap credit is driving the UK’s economic growth and low-cost personal loans are leading the way.

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