This Month's Top Articles
Archived 2011-07 news (page 3):
|Utilities: British Gas customers exposed to another price rise |
|9th July 2011|
|Utility bills for British Gas customers are on the rise once again, as the company announces its latest price increases for gas and electricity.|
Later this year, gas will rise by 18 per cent, while electricity will be 16 per cent more expensive.
Mike O'Connor, chief executive o...
|Car Insurance UK: Get what you pay for with car insurance |
|7th July 2011|
|Buying the cheapest car insurance policy may not give drivers the level of cover they need, one expert has suggested.|
Malcolm Tarling, spokesman for the Association of British Insurers, explained that not all policies will offer the same amount of protection for the same price.
|Credit Cards: Credit card rewards 'being neglected' |
|6th July 2011|
|Credit card users are missing out on around £3.6 billion of rewards every year by failing to make the most of their financial products, American Express has found.|
Two-thirds of people have not made the most of rewards on their...
|Car Insurance UK: Lying 'not an option' when taking out car insurance |
|5th July 2011|
|Drivers need to make sure they are being completely upfront with their car insurance company, a spokesman for Moneynet.co.uk has emphasised.|
Andrew Hagger pointed out that it can be tempting to lie in order to gain cheaper premiums, although this may not be beneficial in the long run.
|Loans UK: Payday loans come with risks, warns expert |
|5th July 2011|
|Consumers need to be aware of the risks associated with taking out a payday loan, one expert has pointed out.|
Justin Modray of candidmoney.com noted that there are "potentially horrific costs" to be incurred when taking ...
|Car Insurance UK: Children accuse parents of poor driving |
|1st July 2011|
|Many kids believe their parents are not behaving responsibly as they drive, a new Continental Tyres poll has found.|
A significant proportion (63 per cent) of children admitted they would describe their mum or dad's driving as aggressive, with 13 per cent claiming to being embarrassed by...