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Family budgets boosted by inflation rate fall to 3%

Family budgeting has been made slightly easier by a inflation fall which has taken the rate to its lowest level for over two years, it has been confirmed. Recently it has felt like everything has been getting more expensive, but ...

Interest rates remain at record low

Those of you intent on saving as much as possible for your family's future may be worried to hear that interest rates are being kept at 0.5% by the Bank of England. This means it is now more important than ever to shop aroun...

Inflation rises to 3.5% in March

High inflation has hit many of us in the pocket recently, with everything from the value of our savings through to the price of the weekly food shop affected. Sadly, things aren't getting any better when it comes to the UK&#...

Young families set for ‘innovative’ mortgages?

Young parents have found it tough to get on the property ladder in recent months, with tight lending criteria often preventing them from accessing mortgages. However, new survey results from the Bank of England may offer a glimme...

Parents’ wish list woes amid income falls

If only the relief of Christmas Day marked the end of all the "I want" stress. Even after this year's big event, there will always be a new fad or toy to capture the imaginations of your youngsters,which could ad...

Low base rate continues to trouble savers

Has the Bank of England's record low base rate sapped the life from your savings? If so,you're not alone, as a group of campaigners has now criticised the Bank's Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) for persistently ke...