2007 November news archive


30 November

Businesses can save 'thousands per employee' with green measures

Businesses can save thousands of pounds per employee by becoming more energy efficient in the workplace, according to an environmental body.

29 November

Young people 'find it hard to save for retirement'

Young people 'find it hard to save for retirement'

28 November

Getting into debt 'is now normal' in the UK

Getting into debt 'is now normal' in the UK

28 November

Online banking 'continuing to grow'

Online banking 'continuing to grow'

28 November

Energy customers 'need to be more aware of ESO'

Energy customers 'need to be more aware of ESO'

27 November

Broadband 'becoming the norm' across the UK

Broadband 'becoming the norm' across the UK

27 November

Government 'needs a clear plan' on smart meters

Government 'needs a clear plan' on smart meters

27 November

Switching bank accounts is 'easier than many people think'

Switching bank accounts is 'easier than many people think'

26 November

UK consumers 'feeling the pressure of higher prices'

UK consumers 'feeling the pressure of higher prices'

26 November

British businesses pledge support for climate change fight

British businesses pledge support for climate change fight

26 November

Parents and the retired 'most likely to become energy efficient'

Parents and the retired 'most likely to become energy efficient'

23 November

Homeworkers should check their insurance

Homeworkers should check their insurance

23 November

Christmas shopping affects home insurance

Christmas shopping affects home insurance

23 November

European Parliament calls on electricity customers to switch

European Parliament calls on electricity customers to switch

22 November

Online shoppers warned

Online shoppers warned

22 November

Businesses urged to reduce footprint

Businesses urged to reduce footprint

22 November

Emissions from UK homes could be 'drastically cut'

Emissions from UK homes could be 'drastically cut'

21 November

Majority have had credit card limits upped without asking

Majority have had credit card limits upped without asking

21 November

Ofgem launches green energy rating system

Ofgem launches green energy rating system

21 November

League tables aid business energy switching

League tables aid business energy switching

20 November

Government urged to promote smart metering

Government urged to promote smart metering

20 November

Homeowners urged to protect homes from winter weather

Homeowners urged to protect homes from winter weather

20 November

Co-operative launches new energy efficiency scheme

Co-operative launches new energy efficiency scheme

19 November

Almost a third of people 'hide financial secrets from their partner'

Almost a third of people 'hide financial secrets from their partner'

19 November

Government to launch new green homes scheme

Government to launch new green homes scheme

19 November

Yorkshire Bank awarded for mortgage services

Yorkshire Bank awarded for mortgage services

16 November

ENDS: 'Much more can be done to save energy in offices'

ENDS: 'Much more can be done to save energy in offices'

16 November

Consumers 'should shop around for best travel insurance cover'

Consumers 'should shop around for best travel insurance cover'

16 November

Consumers 'to spend £53 billion for Christmas'

Consumers 'to spend £53 billion for Christmas'

15 November

SSE launches new tariff for energy-sharing customers

SSE launches new tariff for energy-sharing customers

15 November

British Gas launches winter death campaign

British Gas launches winter death campaign

15 November

npower launches new schools initiative

npower launches new schools initiative

14 November

Consumers 'rewarded for disloyalty' to credit card companies

Consumers 'rewarded for disloyalty' to credit card companies

14 November

Shopping around for home insurance 'is essential'

Shopping around for home insurance 'is essential'

14 November

Energy bills affect October inflation rate

Energy bills affect October inflation rate

13 November

UK consumers 'more concerned by home insurance than life cover'

UK consumers 'more concerned by home insurance than life cover'

13 November

Consumers 'favour traditional methods to manage finances'

Consumers 'favour traditional methods to manage finances'

13 November

New energy-saving phone system for businesses unveiled

New energy-saving phone system for businesses unveiled

12 November

Consumers 'to turn to credit for the festive period'

Consumers 'to turn to credit for the festive period'

12 November

E.ON renewable power station begins full operation

E.ON renewable power station begins full operation

12 November

SSE 'to reap rewards of customer increases'

SSE 'to reap rewards of customer increases'

09 November

New climate change initiative launched

New climate change initiative launched

09 November

People with more than one car 'less likely to have an accident'

People with more than one car 'less likely to have an accident'

09 November

Scottish Life email alert service celebrates first birthday

Scottish Life email alert service celebrates first birthday

08 November

SSE reveals pride at customer service plaudits

SSE reveals pride at customer service plaudits

08 November

Consumers 'should take advantage' of cash back credit cards

Consumers 'should take advantage' of cash back credit cards

08 November

Postcode-rated annuities launched by pensions provider

Postcode-rated annuities launched by pensions provider

06 November

People in the UK 'worried about costs of going green'

People in the UK 'worried about costs of going green'

06 November

Using a mobile phone while driving 'could affect insurance cover'

Using a mobile phone while driving 'could affect insurance cover'

06 November

E.ON: 90% of Northern Irish 'in favour' of offshore windfarms

E.ON: 90% of Northern Irish 'in favour' of offshore windfarms

05 November

UK 'can increase its targets on carbon emissions by 20%'

UK 'can increase its targets on carbon emissions by 20%'

05 November

Christmas shoppers 'paying over £20 in interest on purchases'

Christmas shoppers 'paying over £20 in interest on purchases'

05 November

Sensible driving 'can reduce insurance premiums'

Sensible driving 'can reduce insurance premiums'

02 November

Co-operative Bank launches 'ethical' credit card

Co-operative Bank launches 'ethical' credit card

02 November

UK 'does not face power shortages'

UK 'does not face power shortages'

02 November

Public warned to check insurance before Bonfire Night

Public warned to check insurance before Bonfire Night

01 November

Energy customers 'could be cancelling out their efficiency efforts'

Energy customers 'could be cancelling out their efficiency efforts'

01 November

Consumers 'need to be responsible' when using credit cards

Consumers 'need to be responsible' when using credit cards

01 November

Campaign launched to stop fuel poverty

Campaign launched to stop fuel poverty