Articles by Nathalie Bonney

Mobile users caught out by internet charges

Monday, 21 November 2011 | News

Mobile phone customers are being caught out by data usage limits - and facing hefty bills as a result, claims the Communications Ombudsman.

New scheme to allow 5% deposits for homebuyers

Monday, 12 March 2012 | News

Homebuyers will be given the opportunity to buy their homes with deposits of just 5%, under a new government initiative.

Five ways savers can beat inflation

Friday, 18 November 2011 | Article

There's no easy way to beat inflation.

£40 million premium bonds prize money unclaimed - are you missing out?

Monday, 14 May 2012 | News

Over £40 million in premium bond prizes remains unclaimed, according to National Savings & Investments (NS&I).

Rising petrol prices to be debated by MPs today

Tuesday, 15 November 2011 | News

Escalating petrol prices – and the subsequent strain they put on workers and households – will be debated in the House of Commons today.

Bank of England "antiquated", say MPs

Tuesday, 08 November 2011 | News

The Bank of England's is in need of a dramatic overhaul to keep it up to date with 21st century needs, claim a group of MPs.

Remortgaging could save you £1,200 a year

Tuesday, 08 November 2011 | News

Mortgageholders are missing out on substantial monthly savings - up to £1,200 a year - because they never remortgage, claims Barclays.

Petition calls to merge JISAs and CTFs

Monday, 07 November 2011 | News

A petition is calling to merge child trust funds (CTFs) and junior individual savings accounts (JISA).

Housing market is going nowhere

Monday, 07 November 2011 | News

UK house prices have increased by 1.2% in October, according to the latest Halifax house price index but the picture is bleaker longer term.

10 quick tips to beat rising prices

Friday, 04 November 2011 | Article

Bar a tiny handful of index-linked savings accounts and structured products, interest rates aren't high enough to counter the eroding effects of inflation so how can we fight rising prices?