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  • card and padlock
    26 Jun 2012

    Ever since the banks and the financial services industry started rolling out contactless payment cards, and merchants adopted contactless payment terminals, a new security industry has grown warning us of the threat of having your card data read.

  • ATM
    26 Jun 2012
    Johanna Gornitzki

    Customers of Royal Bank of Scotland or one of its subsidiaries, NatWest and Ulster Bank, could continue to face problems related to its IT glitch for weeks to come, the Financial Ombudsman Service has warned.

  • Cash in ATM
    25 Jun 2012

    After a glitch saw customers of NatWest, RBS and Ulster Bank blocked from their accounts, we take a look at how you can move to a different provider and see what else is out there.

  • 22 Jun 2012
    Ruth Jackson

    Around 1,000 NatWest branches opened early today to help customers who are still unable to access their accounts due to technical problems.

  • House of coins
    22 Jun 2012

    Investors can benefit from yields of 7.5% and above from UK commercial property, thanks to low capital values and rising rents.

  • London skyline
    22 Jun 2012

    UK banks defied the downgrade by rating agency Moody's, with Lloyds Banking Group moving higher despite the news.

  • jumping businessmen
    22 Jun 2012
    Johanna Gornitzki

    First Direct is the financial services provider UK customers trust the most, it was revealed last night at the Moneywise Customer Service Awards ceremony.

  • 21 Jun 2012

    The Post Office has launched a new issue of its market-leading online savings account, which is paying a competitive 3.17%.

  • Hot air baloons
    19 Jun 2012
    Rebecca Rutt

    UK inflation fell again in May with the consumer prices index rate dropping to 2.8%, from 3% in April, according to the Office for National Statistics.

  • Classifides
    19 Jun 2012
    Rebecca Rutt

    UK unemployment for people aged between 18 and 24 has shot up by 78% since 2000, according to a report by the TUC.