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Tesco relaunches Clubcard Exchange

If you're a Tesco Clubcard holder, you might be able to save some extra money on your shopping this summer. The supermarket has relaunched its Exchange promotion,allowing shoppers to swap £5 of Clubcard vouchers ...

Child benefit debate rumbles on

The rumblings of discontent regarding the Government's plans to remove child benefit from some higher earners show no signs of abating. The Institute of Chartered Accountants for England and Wales (ICAEW) suggests that peopl...

Fuel prices ‘force drivers off the road’

Driving is an essential part of everyday life for most families. But as the cost of motoring continues to rise, a new study shows that almost half of us are trying to reduce the amount of time we spend on the road. Fuel ...

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...

Royal Mail to offer cheaper Christmas stamps

Any form of financial support is welcome at Christmas when family budgets are particularly squeezed. And although it's only the start of March, Royal Mail has already highlighted one way in which it intends to support older ...

MPs overrule Lords on child benefit

MPs in the Commons have decided to over-rule amendments made by the House of Lords to the Government's benefit reform plans. Among their decisions, MPs reinstated plans put forward by ministers to introduce a £26,000 annual...

Diamond Jubilee: celebrate on a budget!

If you're looking for an excuse to party, 2012 certainly has a lot to offer. From the Olympics, to football's European Championships and the Queen's Diamond Jubilee there are plenty of occasions that are perfect fo...