BBC News - Your Money

BBC News - Your Money

03/21/2018 01:19 AM
National Insurance Credits: Tens of thousands still missing out on pension perks
Up to 90% of those who care for their relatives' children are missing out on National Insurance Credits

03/20/2018 04:01 PM
Michael Sheen takes aim at high cost of rent-to-own
Michael Sheen wants "fairer alternatives" to mainstream rent-to-buy firms and payday lenders.

03/20/2018 01:15 PM
Inflation eases to 2.7% on falling petrol prices
Consumer price inflation falls from 3% as fuel prices fall and food costs rise more slowly.

03/20/2018 01:04 PM
Access to work: Funding increase for disabled workers
The cap on funding will increase by £15,000 as the government aims to help more disabled people into work.

03/20/2018 12:19 PM
Heaven can't wait: Church of England offers faster way to pay
Over 16,000 churches will be able to use cashless systems to help members make payments and donations.

03/20/2018 11:49 AM
Rent-to-own firm pays compensation to 37,000 customers
Thousands of customers were given loans they could not afford, the City regulator says

03/20/2018 06:43 AM
Working dads lose out in workplace, say MPs
Many fathers want to share childcare but fear asking for flexible work, says report.

03/20/2018 12:01 AM
A third of Easter egg weight can be packaging, Which? says
Chocolate makers still use a lot of packaging, Which? says, but much of it can be recycled.

03/19/2018 10:20 PM
Betting machine wagers 'should be cut to £30 or less'
The Gambling Commission says cutting the maximum stake would reduce risks to vulnerable consumers.

03/19/2018 11:20 AM
'I lost £15,000 in a day on gambling terminals'
Terry White ­says he lost a total of £250,000 on fixed odds betting terminals.

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

03/19/2018 01:38 AM
Where are the UK's youngest and oldest city populations?
Cities are often thought of as places for the young, but that's not always the case.

03/19/2018 12:08 AM
Call for stricter rules on doorstep loans
Citizens Advice says protection for payday loan borrowers should be extended to doorstep lending.

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.

03/16/2018 05:27 PM
Insurers warn of travel premium rise
The cost of new policies could soon rise if the principles of a Brexit deal aren't hammered out next week, insurers say.

03/16/2018 07:46 AM
Currys PC World apologises for extra charges on laptops
Customers report being charged up to £40 more for laptops than the online advertised price.

03/15/2018 07:49 PM
Householders may be 'in too deep' over debt, says FCA
Consumer credit levels are close to a 2008 peak, says a city regulator boss.

03/15/2018 02:51 PM
Payment fraud: Millions lost in money transfer trick
Victims of a fraud which leads them to transfer money to a con-artist are typically losing nearly £3,000.

03/15/2018 02:09 AM
'Striking weaknesses' in adult financial skills
A quarter of adults across 31 countries struggle to work out how much change they should get in a shop - research.

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?

03/15/2018 12:06 AM
MPs call for unpaid shifts to be illegal
Some MPs and lawyers want to ban trial shifts where people are not paid for their work.

03/14/2018 05:29 PM
Downing Street drops penny-pinching plan
Talk of scrapping 1p and 2p coins has been dismissed by the prime minister's spokesman.

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.

03/06/2018 11:30 AM
Is this the future of money?
Remotely explore a virtual shopping centre or pay with a swipe of your hand. Is this how we might shop in future?

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

03/01/2018 01:41 AM
Smart Wallet Card shows adverts from banks at MWC 2018
The data-transmitting device stores multiple payment card details and can send and receive messages.

02/27/2018 12:18 AM
The end of asking for the bill
Diners can leave a restaurant and their bill is paid automatically via an app, in a Barclaycard trial.

02/26/2018 12:42 PM
Are you sorry to see the end of the old-style £10 note?
On Thursday, the old-style £10 note will cease to be legal tender. Will we miss it?

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

01/04/2018 12:29 PM
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.

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.