Articles by Adam Williams

Atom Bank launches market-leading savings rates, is it time to switch?

Friday, 24 February 2017 | News

Atom Bank has increased interest rates for new customers across its range of savings products, although you need to have a smartphone in order to access its deals.

Barclays profit trebles but PPI payouts hit £6.5bn

Thursday, 23 February 2017 | News

Profits at Barclays increased dramatically in the last year, although the bank continues to pay out large amounts of payment protection insurance (PPI) compensation.

Mobile users lose £176 a year by failing to switch

Thursday, 23 February 2017 | News

A quarter of mobile phone users have never switched networks and are missing out on big savings, according to new research.

Falling PPI claims boost Lloyds Bank profits, but it still received 8,300 gripes a week

Wednesday, 22 February 2017 | News

Lloyds Bank increased profits by 158% during 2016, thanks to a smaller number of payment protection insurance (PPI) claims.

Home insurance premiums set to soar in 2017

Wednesday, 22 February 2017 | News

The price of home insurance remained largely flat in the last year but premiums are expected to increase dramatically in 2017.

HSBC sets aside further £400m for PPI payouts

Tuesday, 21 February 2017 | News

HSBC has increased the amount of cash put aside for payment protection insurance (PPI) claims, its latest annual results show.

Scam watch: NHS staff targeted by tax swindlers

Monday, 20 February 2017 | News

NHS employees, as well as other public and private sector staff, are being targeted by fake tax rebate firms a police agency has warned.

Will Brexit hit your finances?

Monday, 20 February 2017 | News

March signals the formal start of the UK’s withdrawal from the European Union.

Deal of the week: 20% off Family and Friends Railcard

Friday, 17 February 2017 | News

Get discounted rail travel across Great Britain with a Family and Friends Railcard, with 20% off the cost of the card until Monday 20 February.

London house prices steam ahead to reach £580k

Friday, 17 February 2017 | News

House prices in London have dramatically pulled away from the rest of England and Wales in the last two decades.