Latest News

  • Frank Butcher, outside his car-dealership, Eastenders

    A major investigation into second-hand cars has found that 86% of problems arise within just three months of purchase – with the average cost to the buyer a painful £465.

  • The Malvern Spa

    Moneywise has teamed up with natural spring water spa, MalvernSpa, to offer you the chance to win a fabulous spa break.

  • Toy airplane

    The British Airways cabin crew strike has been called off, after the High Court found the balloting process was illegal.

  • Fortune cookie warning

    News that the rate of inflation jumped last month has come as a double blow to savers with many of the top deals being pulled in recent weeks.

  • Airplane

    Globespan, Scotland's biggest airline, has collapsed leaving thousands of holidaymakers stranded - and an estimated 100,000 people unsure about how to get their money back.

  • Looking ahead

    Esther Armstrong presents an expert round-up on where (and where not) to put your money in 2010.

  • Woman with ugly jumper

    Returning unwanted Christmas presents sounds easy enough - but don't be fooled. Esther Armstrong explains what your rights are when it comes to refunds.

  • Broken cigarette

    We all know about the health and financial cost of smoking - but if the price of nicotine replacement is putting you off quitting, Moneywise is here to help...

  • Workers

    The UK labour market showed further signs of strengthening in the three months to October with an unexpected fall in the number of people claiming unemployment benefit.

  • Jigsaw puzzle

    Insurers will have to pay out millions more in claims under proposed legal changes – but consumers have been warned that premiums will rise as a result.