2007 December news archive
Abbey: 3m cardholders 'plan switch to new deals'
Credit card provider urges consumers to know rights
Government urged to cut energy bills
New pet owners urged to seek out cover
SSE chief executive 'delighted' with growth
UK consumers 'to spend £2.14bn on Christmas Eve'
E.ON initiative 'helps elderly save on energy costs'
People with fixed rates 'must check options in 2008'
Savings account gets green labelling
One in five Britons keep 'financial secrets' from partner
Businesses 'must work with government' to tackle carbon emissions
Credit cards 'convenient' for Christmas shopping
Consumers urged to shop around for credit cards
Pensions 'used to support family income'
Utility bills and mortgages to make 2008 a 'tough year financially'
Life insurance 'different' to motor or household cover
Winter 'an ideal time' to improve home security
Energy provider given go-ahead for windfarm
Lack of competition 'biggest danger' to UK energy prices
British Gas 'wins back customers'
Consumers 'increasingly aware' of better savings rates
Energy provider to offer CHP to businesses
Tracker mortgages 'coming into their own'
Credit card companies 'should provide more advice to consumers'
Fixed rate mortgages 'increasingly popular'
Women urged to save in both Isas and pensions
Consumers turning to different methods of banking
Cost of living 'forcing people to opt out of insurance'
energywatch launches initiative to help vulnerable customers
Comparison sites 'make people aware of credit card rates'
UK businesses 'see energy efficiency as business opportunity'
Life insurance fraud levels 'low'
Credit cards 'much better' than store cards
Parents urged to educate children on savings
Energy companies urged to offer 'meaningful' tariffs
Homeowners 'should re-assess insurance after renovations'
Government 'needs to take lead' on broadband speeds
Funding announced to reduce fuel poverty
EDF and E.ON 'may raise prices in January'
UK public 'spend £12bn on Christmas presents'
Consumers urged to use comparison sites
Crime rates 'can affect insurance premiums'
Attitudes to credit and borrowing 'have changed dramatically'
Energy companies 'exploiting poorest in society'
Consumers 'should review home insurance at Christmas'
Abbey: 53% of adults unsure about pensions savings
Consumers urged to be smart this Christmas
Mortgage lending 'holding up better than expected'
energywatch: Businesses need protection from energy suppliers
Property extensions 'can raise home insurance premiums'
Customers to get 'better deal' from gas price proposals
Many people losing money in 'forgotten bank accounts'
EDF Energy reveals vulnerable customer service plans
Re-mortgagers 'reducing Christmas costs to pay house costs'
More important 'than ever' to shop around for credit cards