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One in 10 households are fuel poor

  •  12 Jun, 2014
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Around 10% of families in England struggle to pay their gas and electricity bills, according to official data.

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Cards spending total tops £500bn

  •  04 Jun, 2014
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Consumers' annual spending on cards topped £500 billion for the first time across 2013, a report has found.

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Santander 123 credit card offers 1% cashback on flights

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Santander has upgraded its interest-free 123 credit card so that it now offers cashback on flights and travel bookings - just in time for summer.

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Smartphone review: Moto E

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There's plenty of competition at the budget end of the smartphone market. We look at Motorola's new Moto E: its features, functions and impressive £99 price tag.

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M&S launches new current account

  •  15 May, 2014
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Marks & Spencer stepped up competition in the banking sector on Thursday by launching its first "free" current account.

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The four best credit cards to use on holiday

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With the holiday season fast approaching, we’ve picked out four of the best credit cards to save you money on your travels this summer.

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Five ways to get more life from your laptop

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Can't live without your laptop? If so, these five maintenance tips can help you avert a crisis.

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Extra bedroom adds most value to your home

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If you want to boost your home’s value, adding a bedroom or enlarging your kitchen is the best option, say experts. Would you rather improve than move?

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One in seven Brits cheat financially on their partners

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One in seven people in a relationship say they regularly lie to their other half about how much money they spend, according to new research.

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Contactless payments top £100 million

  •  30 Apr, 2014
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People's spending using contactless "tap and go" card payments has topped £100 million in a month for the first time, industry figures show.

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