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‘We’ve seen savings of up to 25 percent’ How to save £490 per year on your energy bills

He continued: “I knew the app would be useful when we were building it, but I’ve been taking phone calls from users telling me how much they’re relying on our app during this tough financial time for so many. “The government has claimed that smart meters can shave up to 3 percent off energy bills […]

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Pets

Stretch Your Dollar: Saving money on family pets

(WTNH) – Everything is expensive right now, and as you try and trim the family budget, remember there may be ways to save on your family pet. News 8 can help you stretch your dollar with three simple tips: Don’t be picky when buying animal accessories! Dollar stores, discounted TJ Maxx’s, or Home Goods stores […]

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Finance

Bank raises interest rates on savings account to ‘top table position’

While homeowners and those in debt are set to lose out as interest rates are raised to beat inflation, experts are sharing why this is “good news for savers”. Helen Morrisey, the senior pensions and retirement analyst at Hargreaves Lansdown, outlined why savers still “need to work hard” despite recent developments. Ms Morrisey explained: “Rising […]

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Finance

‘Achilles heel’ Middle earners ‘burning through savings’ to pay soaring energy bills

Britons who earn an average wage are being warned they will probably have to dip into their savings to meet rising prices. The proportion of middle earners with enough savings to be resilient will dip below 50 percent over the next 12 months, according to Hargreaves Lansdown. The cost of living crisis will continue to […]

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Finance

Santander to hike interest rates on savings accounts – how does it compare with inflation?

Currently, inflation in the UK is at 9.4 percent and is forecast to reach as high as 13 percent in the coming months. With the Bank of England warning high inflation will likely be a reality for the next year, the central bank made the decision to increase the country’s base rate by 0.50 percent […]

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Finance

‘All his life savings!’ Woman devastated after her dad, 75, lost £15,000 in growing scam

SCAMS in the UK are on the rise as the average victim can lose up to 36,000, so Britons are urged to find ways to protect themselves and their families. Source link

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Travel

Cheap holidays: Expert tips to find the best deal ‘savings can jump to 50%’

Mr Albertynas said: “Our developers have been surprised with this every time they find a lower rate after signing out and not by choosing the prices offered to their loyal account.” Rates on mobile vs desktop  The prices also significantly vary depending on which device you’re booking from.  Mr Albertynas said: “Booking.com, for example, has […]

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Finance

Martin Lewis fan shares how she claimed £575 bonus with ‘unbeatable’ savings account

It’s deposited into an easy access account, so savers can make withdrawals if they need to. However Britons should be aware that this could impact the overall bonus that’s available. Laura Suter, head of personal finance at AJ Bell, said: “The reality is that the scheme has been poorly advertised, so lots of people aren’t […]

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Finance

Yorkshire Building Society offers ‘highly competitive’ 5% interest on savings account

As the cost of living crisis continues and energy bills soar, any extra cash could be vital for families feeling the squeeze. With inflation predicted to reach levels of 11 percent by the end of the year, savers will be wondering how to make their money in the bank. YBS has launched their Loyalty Regular […]

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‘Huge savings’ – Simple change could slash your energy bills in half – ‘big impact’

One way that households can greatly reduce their costs is to switch to off peak tariffs, industry experts have said. These tariffs work by consumers using appliances at times when there is less demand on the energy network, so suppliers can offer reduced prices. Tariffs such as Economy 7 and Economy 10 allow customers to […]