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Read our 10 most popular stories from October 2017

Thursday, 02 November 2017 | News

Make sure you're up to date with all the latest news, tips and guides by checking out the 10 most popular stories on in October 2017.

Fund offers Sipp investors an alternative to buy to let

Wednesday, 01 November 2017 | News

An online property platform is offering people the chance to invest in residential property through a self-invested personal pension (Sipp), which will have no administration fee.

Bank of England rate rise seems inevitable – what happens next?

Wednesday, 01 November 2017 | News

Spender, saver or investor - everyone is waiting with bated breath to see if the Bank of England raises its rates tomorrow (Thursday 2 November), as the market expects it will, and what the consequences will be.  

Close to a third of mobile phone users can’t make calls at home

Wednesday, 01 November 2017 | News

As many as three in 10 mobile phone users are suffering from poor or non-existent mobile reception at home, according to research from the price comparison site Uswitch.

Property market hares and tortoises – which regions sell houses fastest?

Tuesday, 31 October 2017 | News

Homes in the north east are the slowest to sell, according to research from HouseSimple.

Why Halloween is the perfect time to top up your Isa

Tuesday, 31 October 2017 | News

If you’ve got some spare cash to invest, then Halloween could be the perfect time to pay it into a stocks and shares Isa and see your savings go bump in the night.

Insurance premium tax costs every UK household £179 a year

Monday, 30 October 2017 | News

Every household in the UK now pays the equivalent of £179 of insurance premium tax every year thanks to the government’s recent hikes to the tax which is factored into insurance bills.

TSB customers battle against app issues

Monday, 30 October 2017 | News

TSB has come under fire from customers who have encountered significant problems when using the bank’s mobile app.

Consumers under pressure ahead of potential Bank of England rate rise

Monday, 30 October 2017 | News

More than half of consumers are cutting back spending and feel their wages are under significant pressure according to research from Lloyds Bank.

Hotel booking websites under investigation by consumer watchdog

Friday, 27 October 2017 | News

The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has launched an investigation into hotel booking websites amid concerns that consumers are not getting a fair deal.