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  • 5 cheaper alternatives to Sky

    Sky TV customers who have been subscribers for less than 12 months as of today (September 1), or who sign up from now onwards, are set to be hit with a range of price hik... Read more

    Mark Hooson - Senior Writer

    Updated: 01 September 2014

  • Students! 5-minute money must-knows

    The new university year is just around the corner, but it pays to do some swotting up on your finances before student life starts.... Read more

    Melanie Wright - Financial journalist

    Updated: 29 August 2014

  • Set for the season? Best Premier League TV deals

    The 2014/15 Premier League season kicks off at the weekend. Thank heavens for that, you cry. We've been starved for football for far too long.... Read more

    Les Roberts - Senior writer

    Updated: 13 August 2014

  • Beware bogus websites for passports, car tax and more!

    If you need an official document such as a passport, car tax disc, self-assessment tax form or a European Health Insurance Card (EHIC), you can apply simply, securely and... Read more

    Les Roberts - Senior writer

    Updated: 10 July 2014

  • New deadlines for broadband installation and repairs

    Broadband customers facing drawn-out repair processes and lengthy waiting periods for new connections will benefit from new rules laid down by the regulator, Ofcom.... Read more

    Mark Hooson - Senior Writer

    Updated: 03 July 2014

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  • Mobile data packages: Does size matter?!

    Mobile data and how much you need of it is something of a riddle, wrapped in a mystery, inside an enigma (we're sure Winston Churchill would have said). So we've broken i... Read more

    Anita Shargall - Mobile writer

    Updated: 29 October 2014

  • More banks back Paym pay-by-text service

    Using a mobile phone to text money to others is becoming increasingly popular as more banks adopt Paym, the facility introduced by the Payments Council in April as a univ... Read more

    Mark Hooson - Senior Writer

    Updated: 15 October 2014

  • iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus - the cheapest tariffs

    Planning on buying an iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus - both of which hit the shelves on September 19? You'll want to know the cheapest way to get hold of one. ... Read more

    Mark Hooson - Senior Writer

    Updated: 16 September 2014

  • Q&A: What does Phones 4u closure mean for you?

    Phones 4u, the high-street mobile phone retailer, has today announced the closure of all 720 of its outlets - putting 5,596 jobs at risk. The news comes following decisio... Read more

    Les Roberts - Senior writer

    Updated: 15 September 2014

  • iPhone 6 and Apple Watch: 47 fast facts

    The iPhone and long-awaited Apple Watch were officially shown off to the public in a conference at the tech giant's California headquarters last night.... Read more

    Mark Hooson - Senior Writer

    Updated: 10 September 2014

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  • Mobile data packages: Does size matter?!

    Mobile data and how much you need of it is something of a riddle, wrapped in a mystery, inside an enigma (we're sure Winston Churchill would have said). So we've broken i... Read more

    Anita Shargall - Mobile writer

    Updated: 29 October 2014

  • iPhone 6 rumours - what will we see on Sept 9?

    The iPhone 6 finally breaks the surface on Tuesday, September 9, with a special launch event at Apple HQ in California.... Read more

    Mark Hooson - Senior Writer

    Updated: 02 September 2014

  • 5 cheaper alternatives to Sky

    Sky TV customers who have been subscribers for less than 12 months as of today (September 1), or who sign up from now onwards, are set to be hit with a range of price hik... Read more

    Mark Hooson - Senior Writer

    Updated: 01 September 2014

  • Broadband for £1 a month!

    The problem with broadband tariffs is that, while they often appear cheap, they don't include the cost of line rental, which you'll also have to pay for, typically at a c... Read more

    Mark Hooson - Senior Writer

    Updated: 23 June 2014

  • New site promotes safer surfing

    Four of the UK's biggest internet service providers are teaming up to help parents educate their children about staying safe online.... Read more

    Mark Hooson - Senior Writer

    Updated: 13 May 2014

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Travel news

  • Fifa World Cup 2014

    Fired up for the international festival of football? Bonkers about beautiful Brazil? This dedicated page brings together the sparkling World Cup coverage from MoneySuperM... Read more

    Updated: 11 June 2014

  • 5 ways to make your holiday currency go further

    This year's Easter sunshine breaks are now cheaper than they were 12 months ago - especially if you stay within Europe.... Read more

    Jessica Bown - Financial journalist

    Updated: 03 April 2014

  • Best ways to pay for your summer holiday

    Summer holidays abroad can be cripplingly expensive, particularly if you have a family and have to pay the added premium for jetting off during the school holidays. The g... Read more

    Les Roberts - Senior writer

    Updated: 28 February 2014

  • Rail fare hikes capped from 2014

    There's some good news today for hard-pressed commuters who have suffered year-on-year rail fare hikes. The government has announced a cap on the amount fares can go up f... Read more

    Laura Howard - Content Editor, Money and Lifestyle

    Updated: 09 October 2013

  • Paying by card on holiday? Take the right plastic

    A growing number of British holidaymakers are choosing to pay by plastic when they're abroad, according to new research, primarily because it's convenient.... Read more

    Les Roberts - Senior writer

    Updated: 28 June 2013

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Christmas shopping news

  • What's going to be top of the toys this Christmas?

    With Halloween and Bonfire Night now fast-fading memories, the inexorable headlong rush towards Christmas can begin - and with it the inevitable headache of what to get t... Read more

    Les Roberts - Senior writer

    Updated: 12 November 2014

  • Top 5 cashback cards for Christmas

    Want money for nothing and your gifts for free this Christmas? A cashback credit card is a good place to start.... Read more

    Jessica Bown - Financial journalist

    Updated: 22 October 2014

  • Boost your Christmas coffers for free

    Christmas is but two pay-days away for many of us. So as we look forward to the season of giving, it's time to start thinking about how you're going to pay for it all.... Read more

    Mark Hooson - Senior Writer

    Updated: 30 September 2014

  • Top 10 tips to survive Christmas

    'Tis the season of goodwill and, while many of us will be looking forward to the festivities, others will already be counting down the hours until the last turkey sandwic... Read more

    Les Roberts - Senior writer

    Updated: 12 December 2013

  • Where to stash your Christmas bonus

    Hurrah! It's always nice seeing your Christmas bonus hit your bank account. And according to a recent poll we ran here at MoneySuperMarket, more than half (57%) of you wh... Read more

    Jessica Bown - Financial journalist

    Updated: 12 December 2013

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Gas & electricity news

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What's happened to interest rates?

  • Get your mortgage rate-rise ready!

    Interest rate hike is now a question of when - not if. And the first upward hike could be soon.... Read more

    Jessica Bown - Financial journalist

    Updated: 16 October 2014

  • Back to basics: Interest rates

    If you've got used to rock-bottom interest rates over the past few years, a rate rise could prove a real shock to your finances.... Read more

    Melanie Wright - Financial journalist

    Updated: 02 September 2014

  • MoneySuperMarket's 2014 Budget coverage

    The Chancellor, George Osborne, delivers his 2014 Budget speech on Wednesday, March 19 - but how will its contents affect you? Here at our dedicated Budget page, you can ... Read more

    Updated: 19 March 2014

  • Low interest rates: Winners and losers

    It is now been five years since the Bank of England first cut the Bank of England base rate to a record low of 0.5%, but who's benefited and who's lost out over this peri... Read more

    Melanie Wright - Financial journalist

    Updated: 06 March 2014

  • When will interest rates rise?

    Last year, the Bank of England said interest rates would only start to rise if unemployment sank to 7%, something it did not expect to happen before 2016. However, the un... Read more

    Jessica Bown - Financial journalist

    Updated: 30 January 2014

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Shopping & voucher news

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Motoring news

  • Kids left home? It's time to choose a new car

    Finding yourself with an empty nest can be a shock to the system - once the children have left the house, there are many changes to take on board. And that includes the c... Read more

    Kevin Pratt - Content Editor, Insure and Home Services

    Updated: 11 March 2014

  • Why 'fronting' for your child could cost you dear

    If your children have reached the age when they've started driving, you'll know only too well how expensive car insurance for young motorists can be. And, as a parent, yo... Read more

    Naomi Caine - Financial journalist

    Updated: 11 March 2014

  • Back to basics: Everything you need to know about car breakdown cover

    There is little in life less pleasant than being stranded with at the edge of a motorway with a young family on a cold, wet day - although getting stuck on a remote road ... Read more

    Jessica Bown - Financial journalist

    Updated: 22 January 2014

  • What does the Autumn Statement mean for you?

    The Chancellor's Autumn Statement was chock-full of cheery statistics about the performance of the economy - but hard-pressed consumers across the land will be trying to ... Read more

    Kevin Pratt - Content Editor, Insure and Home Services

    Updated: 05 December 2013

  • Whiplash crackdown key to cutting car costs

    The government has announced a package of measures aimed at driving down motoring costs - with a crackdown on whiplash claims at the centre of the plans.... Read more

    Les Roberts - Senior writer

    Updated: 23 October 2013

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