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House prices up by £3,500 month-on-month

Wednesday, 14 June 2017 | News

House prices are rising at a faster rate, with the UK House Price Index (UK HPI) for April up by 5.6% annually, bringing the average price of a property to £220,094.

A quarter of households will rent privately by 2021

Tuesday, 13 June 2017 | News

Almost 5.8 million households – or 24% – will be renting privately in the UK by 2021, up from around 5 million households today.

Inflation hits four-year high

Tuesday, 13 June 2017 | News

Inflation is continuing to rise, with the consumer prices index reaching a four-year high of 2.9% in May.

New £20,000 Isa allowance: where to find the best savings rates

Tuesday, 13 June 2017 | News

Savers can now earn 1.7% fixed for one year with Atom Bank, or 1.55% with both Charter Savings Bank and Kent Reliance.

Payday loan complaints rise by whopping 227%

Tuesday, 13 June 2017 | News

Complaints about payday loans tripled in the 2016/17 financial year compared to the previous year, the Financial Ombudsman Service’s annual report reveals.

Just 10% of Brits understand foreign transfer fees

Tuesday, 13 June 2017 | News

Consumers remain confused about the costs of sending money abroad, something which could be leaving them out of pocket.

New Work and Pensions Secretary has tough challenge ahead

Monday, 12 June 2017 | News

David Gauke, the MP for South West Hertfordshire, has been appointed as the new Secretary of State for Work and Pensions in Theresa May’s cabinet reshuffle.

Why Vodafone is a ‘buy’ for income seekers

Monday, 12 June 2017 | News

Income investors should consider buying Vodafone, one of the fastest growing broadband providers in Europe, according to Helal Miah, investment research analyst at The Share Centre.

A quarter use personal loans to fund home improvements

Monday, 12 June 2017 | News

Almost a quarter of Moneywise readers have taken out a personal loan to pay for improvements to their home.

State pension triple lock: is a stay of execution on the cards?

Monday, 12 June 2017 | News

Proposed changes to the state pension triple lock have been thrown into limbo, following last week's election result.