Articles by Stephen Little

Car hire firms ripping off holidaymakers by charging up to £190 for a £30 insurance policy

Friday, 24 May 2019 | News

Families jetting off this half term could find themselves forking up to £190 for car insurance policies worth just £30 when they arrive at their destination.

Give free social care to all over-65s to help save the NHS £4.5 billion a year, says think tank

Thursday, 23 May 2019 | News

Free social care for everyone over-65s could save the NHS in England £4.5 billion a year, according to a think tank.

Millions of Brits are going on holiday without travel insurance

Thursday, 23 May 2019 | News

Nearly two-fifths of British holidaymakers going abroad this summer do not have travel insurance for their trip, new research shows.

The pros and cons of taking a 40-year mortgage

Wednesday, 22 May 2019 | Article

It is beginning to look as if the 25-year mortgage has had its day.

Tesco Bank pulls out of "challenging" mortgage market

Tuesday, 21 May 2019 | News

Tesco Bank is exiting the highly competitive UK mortgage market, blaming “challenging” market conditions.

Victims lose £14,600 to cryptocurrency scams amid warnings about fake celebrity endorsements on social media

Tuesday, 21 May 2019 | News

Fraudsters are using fake celebrity endorsements on social media to target consumers with investment scams on bogus online trading platforms, the financial regulator has warned.

Post Office network is at “tipping point” with thousands of branches at risk of closure

Monday, 20 May 2019 | News

The Post Office network is on the brink of collapse, with thousands of branches set to close in the coming year, it has been claimed.

Regional house prices defy Brexit uncertainty to hit record highs, but London market remains stagnant

Monday, 20 May 2019 | News

Regional house price growth is defying Brexit uncertainty, but property prices in London continue to drop, according to the latest Rightmove house price index.

Deal of the Week: get 50% off your meal at Frankie and Benny’s by instagramming your food

Friday, 17 May 2019 | News

Frankie and Benny’s is offering 50% off food if you Instagram your meal.

Japanese knotweed wrongly knocking thousands off house prices because of out-of-date science used by mortgage lenders

Friday, 17 May 2019 | News

Japanese knotweed is wrongly wiping thousands off the value of properties because lenders are relying on out-of-date scientific evidence, according to an investigation by MPs.