Articles by Helen Knapman

Government called to 'urgently' address 'outdated' funeral support

Thursday, 31 March 2016 | News

The support available to bereaved families is ‘outdated’, while the funeral industry may not be operating in a way that serves vulnerable people well, a report published by the Work and Pensions Committee has claimed.

Vodafone mobile complaints rocket

Wednesday, 30 March 2016 | News

Complaints about Vodafone’s mobile service rocketed in the three-months from October to December 2015, new data reveals. 

PPI complaints continue to rise

Wednesday, 30 March 2016 | News

Payment Protection Insurance (PPI) remains the most complained about financial product, with complaints rising by 6% between July and December 2015, according to new data.

Beat 2017/18 household bill hikes

Wednesday, 05 April 2017 | Article

Read our guide to how to weather the spring deluge on your finances, from council tax hikes to rising water bills.

Provider behind Debenhams and Topshop store cards to refund 180,000 customers

Thursday, 24 March 2016 | News

Over 180,000 customers of credit card firm NewDay, will be refunded over £4 million after the firm admitted it unfairly charged customers.

Boost your income with the April edition of Moneywise out now

Tuesday, 29 March 2016 | News

Give your income a spring boost with the April edition of Moneywise, which is now on sale in WH Smith stores.

Sky TV customers to be hit with price hike

Thursday, 24 March 2016 | News

Sky TV customers will be hit with price hikes from 1 June, the provider has confirmed.

Switching mobiles set to be easier under new plans

Wednesday, 23 March 2016 | News

Switching mobile phone provider is set to become easier under plans announced by the telecommunications regulator today.

Easter egg taste test 2016: The winners and losers

Tuesday, 22 March 2016 | Article

With Easter Sunday this coming weekend (27 March), the Moneywise team has taken on the ‘eggstremely’ difficult job of putting the major supermarkets’ own-brand Easter eggs to the test.

Motorists hit by 13% car insurance price hike

Thursday, 17 March 2016 | News

Car insurance prices have rocketed over the last year, with average costs rising by 13%, according to new analysis.