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mobile shopping 12 February 2013 Beware: The high street has eyes!»

Beware: The high street has eyes!

Many large shopping centres are now making use of new technology which tracks our mobile phones to see how we shop.   More »

saving money on food 12 February 2013 Savings on food: The trend for 2012»

Savings on food: The trend for 2012

The top kitchen trend this year will be saving money, says My Secret Kitchen's definitive guide.   More »

spending quality time as a family 12 February 2013 What gives you the feelgood factor?»

What gives you the feelgood factor?

More than half of us vote that spending time with the kids is the thing that makes us most happy.   More »

beach ball 12 February 2013 Capitalise on travel price wars!»

Capitalise on travel price wars!

Get cheap travel insurance for £5 per person for a week-long break.   More »

office desk 12 February 2013 See yourself in Mr or Mrs Average?»

See yourself in Mr or Mrs Average?

A new survey breaks down the average day at work...   More »

stamp duty 12 February 2013 Young families set for 'innovative' mortgages?»

Young families set for 'innovative' mortgages?

Many lenders intend to offer a wider range of mortgage products that may benefit those with small deposits to play with.   More »

new year's resolution 12 February 2013 How to make a new year about a new you»

How to make a new year about a new you

Could picking just one resolution and sticking to it be the answer, saving us time in the long run?   More »

mobile phone shopping 12 February 2013 2012: Innovations to make shopping cheaper»

2012: Innovations to make shopping cheaper

New shopping innovations and technological developments are set to save us money, says recent research.   More »

fruit and vegetables 12 February 2013 Healthy food ideas on a budget!»

Healthy food ideas on a budget!

The Change 4 Life campaign is given the thumbs up, offering recipe leaflets, handy meal ideas and discounted fruit and veg.   More »

radiator dial 12 February 2013 Fuel poverty crisis: Keep our families warm»

Fuel poverty crisis: Keep our families warm

97% of the UK's poorest families will receive no help heating their homes this winter.   More »

family travel 12 February 2013 Expedia: 40% off some family holidays!»

Expedia: 40% off some family holidays!

Expedia is offering price cuts of as much as 40%, double Nectar points and a daily prize draw.   More »

unpaid overtime 12 February 2013 At last! Work Your Proper Hours Day»

At last! Work Your Proper Hours Day

UK workers who have racked up a huge amount of unpaid overtime have a new day dedicated to their efforts!   More »

family budget calculations 12 February 2013 Family budgets to take £1,000 hit?»

Family budgets to take £1,000 hit?

The average family will take a major hit to their annual income by 2015, a report has claimed.   More »

brown paper bag 12 February 2013 Designer carriers highlight fake goods problem»

Designer carriers highlight fake goods problem

As the craze for designer carrier bags kicks off, it highlights how thousands of us are falling victim to counterfeit selling every year.   More »

family on beach on holiday 12 February 2013 Co-op offers £400 holiday savings!»

Co-op offers £400 holiday savings!

Your family could enjoy discounts of up to £400 for selected holidays with The Co-operative Travel's new campaign.   More »

healthy breakfast 12 February 2013 Save money while beating the January blues!»

Save money while beating the January blues!

Expensive January detox programmes are a waste of time and money, says one nutritionist.   More »

job search 12 February 2013 This time next year you'll be...»

This time next year you'll be...

According to a survey, around a third of us see this year as the perfect time to get a new job.   More »

Spiral of debt 12 February 2013 Going in the red for a roof over our head?»

Going in the red for a roof over our head?

One in seven Brits use credit cards, payday loans and overdrafts to pay their mortgage.   More »

pensions plan 12 February 2013 Is your employer committed to a pension?»

Is your employer committed to a pension?

While 14% of employers intend to increase their spend on pensions, a fifth plan to do the opposite, says research.   More »

commuters 12 February 2013 Families hit by train ticket rises»

Families hit by train ticket rises

Rail fares have now been increased by an average of 5.9% meaning an even greater squeeze on the family budget.   More »

Busy mornings 12 February 2013 Child routines 'provide great benefits'»

Child routines 'provide great benefits'

A reliable routine and set meal times have been proven to make a real difference, new research has shown.   More »

healthy eating 12 February 2013 Families: Be healthy and save money!?»

Families: Be healthy and save money!?

A newly launched Government campaign encourages families to eat healthy and affordable meals.   More »

family saving 12 February 2013 Parents offered post-Christmas overdraft support»

Parents offered post-Christmas overdraft support

The Co-operative Bank has announced that for the next three months, it will not charge interest on agreed overdrafts.   More »

fuel gauge 12 February 2013 Fuel costs keeping us off the road»

Fuel costs keeping us off the road

40% of AA members plan to either be more economical or reduce their driving in the next 12 months, in a bid to save cash.   More »

schoolgirl holding plate of lunch in school cafeteria 12 February 2013 Cheaper school dinners? ..Yes please!»

Cheaper school dinners? ..Yes please!

News from parliament could mean schools are given the power to offer cheap, promotional lunchtime offers.   More »

new years eve 12 February 2013 How will you spend New Year's Eve?»

How will you spend New Year's Eve?

New figures show that 74% of us are likely to favour a "big night in" this year.   More »

erasing debt 12 February 2013 New support for debt-hit young families»

New support for debt-hit young families

A new campaign offering free advice has been launched to support the increasing number of young people facing debt problems.   More »

mobile phone chargers 12 February 2013 Warnings over buying cheap gadgets»

Warnings over buying cheap gadgets

Shoppers have been urged to resist buying cheap goods which could come from unregistered sellers.   More »

tax calculator 12 February 2013 Only by August will our money be our own»

Only by August will our money be our own

Compared with 2007, workers will typically have to wait three more days before they start to keep their pay, research indicates.   More »