State pension age? You could get hundreds of pounds this winter to help with heating bills

STATE PENSION age is the age at which a person is able to claim their state pension, however some people who have reached this milestone may be entitled to get some perks which are available for qualifying people. This may include the Winter Fuel Payment – however not everyone who has currently reached state pension age will be able to get it. Daily More...

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By admin On Saturday, November 16th, 2019
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Help to Buy ISA vs Lifetime ISA: When can you get your hands on extra 25 percent bonus?

HELP TO BUY ISAs and Lifetime ISAs both offer a 25 percent government bonus, however with the opportunity to claim the bonus of just one of the two, savers who are looking to get on the housing ladder may decide More...

By admin On Saturday, November 16th, 2019
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Tesco Clubcard Plus: Should you pay monthly cost for savings and deals? New card EXPLAINED

TESCO has launched their Clubcard Plus scheme. Here’s what you need to know about the supermarket’s new monthly subscription service. Daily Express :: Finance Feed  More...

By admin On Friday, November 15th, 2019
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Universal Credit: Cold Weather Payment Scheme has begun – how to check if you’re due £25

UNIVERSAL CREDIT claimants and other recipients of certain benefits may be able to get an extra £25 payment during very cold periods this winter. The Cold Weather Payment Scheme has begun for 2019 to 2020, and More...

By admin On Friday, November 15th, 2019
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Pound US dollar exchange rate: GBP/USD steady UK retail sales fall unexpectedly in October

The pound US dollar exchange rate is holding steady today, with the pairing currently trading around $ 1.284 after UK retail sales growth came in at -0.1 percent in October due to pre-Brexit concerns and easing More...

By admin On Thursday, November 14th, 2019
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China to reward troops with cryptocurrency bonuses

CHINESE military chiefs are considering rewarding troops with cryptocurrency. Soldiers executing their duties with merit could have crypto added into special digital wallets, while those who underperform may even More...

By admin On Thursday, November 14th, 2019
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Universal Credit changes: New checks in place to combat scams – how could it affect you?

UNIVERSAL CREDIT changes were brought in earlier this year in a bid to crack down on benefit fraudsters, after the scammers targeted vulnerable people and attempted to convince them to share personal details under More...

By admin On Thursday, November 14th, 2019
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PIP claim: Charity urges change to Personal Independence Payment assessment process

PERSONAL INDEPENDENCE PAYMENT is a payment which a person may get in order to help with some of the extra costs they may face if they have a long term ill-health or disability. Today, a charity has announced it More...

By admin On Wednesday, November 13th, 2019
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State pension: Inflation drops to three-year low in major boost for pensioners

STATE PENSION: The rate of CPI inflation has dropped to its lowest since November 2016, the Office for National Statistics has said today. Commenting on the news, it has been suggested that this could be “good More...

By admin On Wednesday, November 13th, 2019
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National Lottery: New game with tickets costing £2.50 proposed to help players save £250

NATIONAL LOTTERY reform which would see players get the chance to divert part of their ticket price into a savings account, has been suggested by a think-tank today. Daily Express :: Finance Feed  More...