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Moneywise Customer Service Awards 2018: Britain’s worst financial services firms revealed

Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) has been voted the least trusted financial services company in the UK, followed by Vanquis and the Co-operative Bank.

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Financial services 'postcode lottery' exposes rural-urban divide

Wednesday, 20 June 2018 | News

A new report from financial watchdog the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has exposed significant differences in consumer financial experience between urban and rural areas.

Should I open a Lifetime Isa?

Wednesday, 20 June 2018 | Article

A reader asks if he should open a Lisa for a house purchase when he has little credit history

Savings update: watch out for introductory bonus rates

Tuesday, 19 June 2018 | News

With interest rates slowly back on the rise, here are some of the best savings accounts and Isa accounts on offer in June 2018.

Stat of the Month: Shoppers make 13.2 billion card payments, overtaking cash

Monday, 18 June 2018 | News

Debit cards have overtaken cash for the first time as the most popular way for consumers to shop, according to new figures.

Happy birthday, £2 coin

Friday, 15 June 2018 | News

The £2 coin is 20 years old today, and to commemorate the occasion, comparison website GoCompare Money has unearthed 10 fascinating facts about the youngest and most valuable coin in circulation.

New one-stop service launches for families to tell banks when a loved one dies

Wednesday, 13 June 2018 | News

A new service has launched to enable bereaved families to report a death to major financial services providers in one go.

Savings update: Atom Bank pays over 2% for first time in two years

Tuesday, 12 June 2018 | News

With interest rates slowly back on the rise, here are some of the best savings accounts and Isa accounts on offer in June 2018.

NS&I slashes deposit limit on guaranteed growth bonds

Monday, 11 June 2018 | News

Savers with larger deposits will be unhappy that NS&I has slashed the ceiling on its deposits.

First Direct named Britain's most trusted financial provider

Friday, 08 June 2018 | News

First Direct has been crowned Britain’s most trusted financial provider at the 10th Moneywise Customer Service Awards. This is the sixth year that the bank has won the top prize over the decade.

MPs have 'lost confidence' in TSB boss

Friday, 08 June 2018 | News

MPs on the Treasury Committee have ‘lost confidence’ in Paul Pester, TSB’s chief executive, following the bank’s computer meltdown.