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Reduce VAT on fuel, says Labour

Many families are buckling amid soaring fuel prices, but Labour says this pressure could be eased if the government cut VAT on fuel. Unable to fill up their cars, or having to make serious sacrifices in order to do so, the increa...

How to avoid budget saboteurs

Having a budget that takes into account your incomings and outgoings and ensures that you have enough money for your monthly priorities is key...

No let up for drivers as petrol prices soar

We know only too well how expensive it can be ferrying the kids from A to B and getting into work. But don't expect any respite - for it's actually getting dearer, according to latest figures. The AA said prices at the ...

Miliband questions Budget’s family values

Do you think George Osborne's Budget was fair to UK families? One man who certainly doesn't believe this is Labour leader Ed Miliband. Following the Chancellor's Budget announcement in the House of Commons on Wedne...

Budget 2012: Case studies – meet the winners and losers

Let’s face it, trying to absorb the Chancellor’s full hour-long speech, working out what it will mean specifically to us and our families is...

Budget 2012: Chancellor champions help for first-time buyers

Climbing on to the property ladder is a real struggle, but Chancellor George Osborne has offered some respite, using his Budget to push a scheme...

Budget 2012: Child benefit changes are softened

Families have been fretting over the Government's plans to reform the child benefit system for months, with the proposals throwing up a range of...

Budget 2012: Tax changes – will you benefit?

The Budget included an increase in the personal tax allowance - what does this really mean for you? Will you be paying less tax...

Budget 2012: What it means for families

On Wednesday afternoon Chancellor George Osborne delivered his third Budget, outlining his financial plan for the upcoming year against a backdrop of ongoing economic uncertainty. Mr Osborne said the aim of this Budget is to supp...

Final plea to ditch air duty rise

If you're looking to go away on holiday with the kids every pound you save can really add up, which is why the new Air Passenger Duty (ADP) plans could be a significant blow for all of us. Holidays are expensive - you have ...