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Four in 10 renters ‘can’t save for a mortgage deposit’

Are you trying to save up money for a mortgage deposit but find that there's just nothing left to put aside at the end of the month? If so, you are not alone. According to a new survey, four in ten renters say that they spe...

£144 of disposable income a week is new average

It's not been an easy year financially for families around the UK, with spare cash a dwindling commodity as we try and keep some control over pricey bills, costly loans and shaky jobs. But while recent figures have shown tha...

Parents’ savings hit the hardest

As any parent whose children are still at school will know, finances can be tough. Between the school lunches and uniforms, class trips and the everyday school run, we really have to watch our pennies. And it has now emerged tha...

Families £15 worse off this year

Do you feel like things have been tighter financially this Christmas than they were last? Well Asda reckons that families are losing out to the tune of £15 a week compared to last year, after 12 months of pressure on our everyda...