BBC News - Your Money

BBC News - Your Money

07/16/2018 11:22 AM
National Savings to cut Direct ISA rate
Interest rates are being cut by NS&I in September, affecting nearly 400,000 savers.

07/13/2018 01:52 PM
Four airports found to be failing disabled passengers
Gatwick, Stansted and Birmingham all need improvement, while Manchester remains poor, a survey says.

07/13/2018 12:08 PM
How Build-A-Bear fell into its own trap
The chain's pay your age promotion was a "good idea, poorly executed", experts say.

07/12/2018 06:29 PM
Build-A-Bear 'pay your age' offer abandoned amid 'chaos'
Queues of "about a mile long" formed at one shopping centre, prompting calls to police.

07/12/2018 11:20 AM
Properties taking longer to sell in sluggish market, says RICS
Homes are typically taking two weeks longer to sell compared with last spring, surveyors say.

07/12/2018 10:03 AM
Kylie Jenner to be 'youngest self-made US billionaire'
But some are debating whether the cosmetics entrepreneur is truly "self-made", as Forbes says.

07/11/2018 04:21 PM
Facebook scandal: Who is selling your personal data?
Data brokers such as Acxiom make millions of pounds a year selling access to your data.

07/11/2018 01:38 PM
Wait goes on for 'instant' payments
A backlog of payments - including wages - that were blocked by a IT problem on Sunday has yet to be cleared.

07/11/2018 08:18 AM
Facebook faces £500,000 fine from UK data watchdog
The social media giant failed to ensure Cambridge Analytica deleted users' data, UK watchdog says.

07/10/2018 05:42 PM
World Cup 2018: Aldi and Lidl will close early if England in final
Aldi and Lidl say staff will be able to leave early on Sunday if England win their semi-final.

07/10/2018 11:03 AM
Rail timetable changes scaled back to avoid further chaos
Timetable changes for eight franchises, including Govia Thameslink Railway, have been postponed.

07/10/2018 12:14 AM
Five things enjoying a World Cup bonanza
Five things that are flying off the shelves thanks to England's World Cup success.

07/10/2018 12:10 AM
Price challenge
How earnings of more than $100,000 became too little for a family of four to get by on.

07/09/2018 09:11 AM
Electric cars: Charge points could be requirement in new build homes
Hundreds of thousands more charge points could be installed under plans from the transport secretary.

07/08/2018 10:32 PM
BP says card payment problem resolved
The fuel giant said all its petrol stations can now accept card payments after a three-hour outage.

07/07/2018 04:04 AM
Airport parking is extortionate, says RAC
Fourteen UK airports now charge to drop off passengers, although Heathrow and Gatwick are free.

07/06/2018 09:58 PM
No millionaire row
Sixteen areas of England and Wales have not seen a seven-figure property sale in the last decade.

07/06/2018 09:30 AM
UK house prices grow at slowest rate for five years
Annual price growth hasn't been slower since March 2013, the Halifax says.

07/03/2018 12:13 AM
Bankrupt at 29 - how I bounced back
Entrepreneur Hyerin Park's last project ended in debt. Will her new idea for creating renewable power succeed?

06/26/2018 12:06 AM
Power people
Home energy storage could lead to lower bills...eventually.

06/22/2018 09:43 PM
Premium parking
BBC News readers offer their, sometimes unexpected, suggestions for keeping premiums down.

06/15/2018 10:35 PM
Heartless fraud
The 42-year-old victim was tricked out of £13,000 in a sophisticated scam increasingly used by fraudsters.

06/13/2018 03:48 AM
Cash in hand
The second-hand Hermes Birkin fetched a European-record amount at the auction in London.

06/07/2018 12:14 AM
The beauty of vloggers
More money is being spent on make-up than ever before. How much do we spend, and has YouTube influenced what we buy?

06/01/2018 12:23 AM
'I bought my mum a flat'
How peer-to-peer (P2P) platforms are overcoming trust issues to help us make cash from our stuff.

05/24/2018 02:13 PM
Challenging finances
After years of growth, the UK's challenger banks are fighting hard to survive in a tough new market.

05/22/2018 12:02 AM
Ms Curvaceous takes on the 'fat tax'
Corrine Mensah was recently crowned Ms Curvaceous UK 2018.

05/16/2018 03:44 PM
Are tumble dryers still a fire risk?
After five million tumble dryers made by Whirlpool were identified as a fire risk, the company started fixing them. But some users claim their fixed dryers have caught fire.

05/15/2018 12:19 AM
Single, 30 and time to leave home?
Miri Gellert's parents react to her viral interview about sex and dating when you live at home.

05/13/2018 02:52 AM
Flower shower
The 17th Century Tulip Mania price bubble is used as a warning for modern investors - but was it really so bad?

05/11/2018 02:22 PM
'It's just going to be renting until I die'
As the number of middle-aged people renting their homes has almost doubled over the past 10 years, two tenants in their 40s share with us their thoughts and experiences.

05/11/2018 12:14 AM
Six pros and cons
Is renting a home a positive or negative experience. Here are your views about life as a tenant.

05/11/2018 12:13 AM
Tenant rights
What are the rights of millions of people in the UK who rent a room or a home privately from a landlord?

05/11/2018 12:10 AM
Tenants' tales
A rising number of families are living in accommodation rented from a landlord. What is the effect?

05/08/2018 04:05 AM
Reality Check
Can supermarkets compete with each other on price in local areas?

05/06/2018 12:48 AM
Bank lockout
HSBC, Halifax and Metro have all accidentally locked out blind customers by upgrading their bank websites

04/28/2018 12:05 AM
Nightmare week
An IT crisis has left customers furious and MPs demanding answers. This is the story of TSB's nightmare week.

04/26/2018 12:07 AM
Teenage money mule
One young woman tells the BBC how she let her bank account be used for money-laundering scam.

04/21/2018 01:34 AM
Three-way fight
Once synonymous with cheap flights and pre-breakfast pints - is Stansted Airport about to become glamorous?

04/17/2018 11:53 AM
Tenants forever?
How renting could be made more secure for tenants - but without discouraging landlords

04/09/2018 09:09 AM
House price calculator: Where can I afford to rent or buy?
A new BBC housing calculator that helps you find out where in the UK you can afford to live.

04/06/2018 10:24 PM
Cleaning up
Tips for the new financial year including selling clutter and finding out how much your pension is worth.

03/31/2018 01:20 AM
Better or worse off?
The start of April sees changes in personal allowances, the minimum wage, council tax and pension contributions.

03/28/2018 01:29 PM
Lottery win teen
Charlie Lagarde took C$1,000 a week for life, rather than a C$1m lump sum, after winning a lottery.

03/27/2018 11:56 PM
Pea pushers
Advertisers are the experts at persuading us to eat burgers, crisps and fizzy drinks. But what if they tried to sell us something healthier?

03/27/2018 01:56 AM
How the British drink
Across Great Britain, adults are drinking less often. So how are tastes changing and why are they cutting back?

03/26/2018 02:42 AM
Loss on loss
Chloe Leaper is among those worrying how they will support their children when bereavement benefits run out.

03/19/2018 10:31 AM
£18,000 or £1,000?
Nine million workers in auto enrolment must decide whether to pay higher contributions.

03/16/2018 10:36 PM
Singled out
Single people pay more for holidays, living costs and car insurance - but there are some benefits too.

03/15/2018 12:25 AM
Penny pitching
The Treasury is seeking views about the future of our coins - but what uses do 1p and 2p pieces have?

03/14/2018 12:07 AM
Sending home
The money sent home by migrant workers is relied up on by schools in El Salvador

03/14/2018 12:03 AM
Baby steps
How Mexican entrepreneur Ixchel Anaya launched a reusable nappies business that exports around the globe.

03/10/2018 02:53 AM
Hot dogs
Weekly spending on UK pets has risen by 31% in two years. Here are some of the more unusual wares on sale at Crufts.

03/02/2018 12:18 AM
'My shorts saved me'
Do safety gadgets aimed at women help protect against assault or reinforce "victim" stereotypes?

02/24/2018 12:56 AM
'Crash and burn'
Students are suffering from stress and anxiety owing to the pressures of housing costs, a survey has suggested.

02/16/2018 09:53 PM
No charge
A third of UK car-owners do not have a driveway - so charging an electric car can be difficult.

02/14/2018 12:02 AM
Norwegian challenger
Low-cost, long haul carriers like Norwegian are rapidly expanding by attracting young passengers. But is it sustainable?

02/13/2018 12:06 AM
Unfair pay
Some US states have banned employers from asking about previous pay, to tackle the gender gap

01/26/2018 10:14 PM
Toys v screens
Many parents want their children to turn off screens and play - but does the toy industry?

01/25/2018 12:38 AM
Pension probe
A look at the growing efforts to make investment funds and pension schemes to reveal any hidden costs.

01/11/2018 05:24 PM
Financial secrets
A "revolution" in our financial lives will begin next month, but what is it and how will it work?

01/10/2018 04:47 PM
Unwelcome extra
Business will no longer be able to charge customers for paying by card, so what does this mean for prices?

01/06/2018 12:12 AM
Divorce costs
The process, were it to go all the way to a contested final court hearing, can cost more than £30,000.

01/05/2018 09:48 PM
Capital commuting
After this week's rise in train fares, we look at the commuter towns where your money goes further

12/22/2017 07:40 PM
In the dog house
One expert advises movers how to care for pets, and others give property price predictions for 2018.

12/19/2017 10:08 AM
New build nightmare
Some buyers have faced gas leaks, damp, holes in the floor and cracks in the walls in the first year.

12/17/2017 08:11 AM
Make and bake
For those who celebrate it, Christmas can be an expensive time of the year unless you plan wisely.

12/15/2017 09:59 PM
Cash aplenty
The cash machine industry and the network are at loggerheads over closure plans.

12/10/2017 12:30 AM
Paint and sip
Learning to paint while enjoying a drink has become a popular pastime - but can you improve under the influence?

12/05/2017 03:15 PM
Bank-free zone
A town has gone from four banks to none but how do its residents cope?

11/10/2017 10:00 PM
Buying and renting: Your biggest financial decision - in 10 charts
Your biggest financial commitment is your home. Here is the story of the last 10 years in 10 charts.