My Lisa provider charged a huge fine when I bought a house – is it wrong?

I’ve had a lifelong Issa (Lisa) for the past five years, as I’ve been keeping a deposit on a house. During this time I have saved £12,000, which is boosted to £15,000 when HMRC contributions are taken into account. Along with my partner, we have now received an offer accepted on a property. This property … Read more

Virgin Money launches monthly draws for prizes worth one million points

Virgin Money has launched a new monthly prize draw giving current account customers the chance to win 1 million Virgin Red points. Every month until September, new and existing customers will have the chance to win the first prize. Meanwhile, 25 customers will win a 12-bottle box of Virgin Wines worth £150. Who wants to … Read more

From Clubcard to Nectar, these are the best supermarket loyalty cards for points and discounts

For many Brits, supermarket shopping will be significantly more expensive over the past year. Prices for food and non-alcoholic beverages have risen largely in line with inflation – rising 9.1 percent in the past year alone. Some food in the fridge and cupboard rose over it. The cost of pasta is up 16 percent year-over-year; … Read more