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A third of parents unable to help kids onto property ladder

Monday, 20 November 2017 | News

Despite the rise of the ‘Bank of Mum and Dad’, more than a third (34%) of parents remain unwilling or unable to help their children get onto the housing ladder.

SSE to be investigated over ‘cheapest tariff’ claims

Monday, 20 November 2017 | News

Big Six energy provider SSE is to be investigated over its ‘cheapest tariff’ messaging made in annual statements to its prepayment customers.

British Gas to ditch pricey standard tariffs

Monday, 20 November 2017 | News

British Gas has become the latest of the Big Six energy providers to announce that it wants to ditch pricey standard variable tariffs (SVTs).

Budget 2017 predictions: Will the Chancellor take from the old to give to the young?

Monday, 20 November 2017 | News

This Wednesday (22 November) Chancellor Philip Hammond will deliver the Budget amid calls for bold action on rebalancing opportunities for younger generations.

Government extends Isa inheritance allowance

Friday, 17 November 2017 | News

Spouses will soon be able to inherit the whole value of their deceased partner’s Isas tax free, including any growth in assets following their death.

Nationwide becomes first major lender to offer equity release

Friday, 17 November 2017 | News

Nationwide has become the first major lender to offer equity release products to older borrowers.

EE customers to be hit with broadband price hikes

Friday, 17 November 2017 | News

EE is the latest telecoms provider to announce that customers will be hit with a series of price rises from 16 January 2018.

Deal of the week: Amazon launches Black Friday event a week early

Friday, 17 November 2017 | News

It may still be a week away, but Amazon has launched its first wave of Black Friday deals including coffee machines, televisions and other technology.

Moneywise readers would give up work for £1m

Friday, 17 November 2017 | News

The magic figure Moneywise.co.uk users would need to come into to give up work is £1 million, according to the results of our latest poll.

Older workers hope for downsizing, inheritance or lottery win to fund retirement

Friday, 17 November 2017 | News

Older workers are hoping to fund their retirement by downsizing, an inheritance or even a lottery win, according to Aviva’s latest Real Retirement Report.