Money Wellness

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    Image of a council tax bill with pound coins on top and a red monopoly house. Find out how much your council tax will increase in April
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    Majority of councils to raise tax by the maximum allowed

    New figures show that nearly all councils plan to increase council tax by the maximum allowed. Find out what it means for your household bills here

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    Energy bills expected to fall by £300 a year

    Although energy bills are expected to fall by an average of £300 a year in April, 5.3 million people are still behind with their payments. Find out what to do if you’re struggling.

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    Image of someone filling a glass from a kitchen tap. What if you can't pay your water bill
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    Water bills to rise by 6% on average

    Water bills sent to climb by £27 a year for the average family home. Find out what it means for you

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    Image of a radiator with a blue piggy bank on top and a wallet. Prepayment meter debt - what help is available for paying energy bills
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    Prepayment meter debt rises to £1 billion

    Households on prepayment meters have racked up £1 billion of debt according to research by Bfy Consulting. Find out what help is available

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    Close up image of someone holding an Xbox gaming handset. BT customers unknowingly charged for Xbox Game Passes - get a refund
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    Millions of BT customers warned they could have been overcharged

    BT customers advised to check to see if they’ve been unwittingly charged for Xbox Game Passes – find out how to check if you’ve been affected and how to get your money back

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    Image of a key board with a yellow post-it note on top saying 'tax return' - three days left to submit a self-assessment tax return or face fines - even if you have no tax to pay
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    Three-day warning for millions of self-employed

    Anyone who is self-employed has just three days left to submit a self-assessment or face fines of up to £900

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    A dad and his daughter huddle under a blanket together because they can't afford to top up their prepayment meter
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    Two million struggling energy-prepayment-meter customers to be cut off this winter

    Find out what help’s available if you can’t afford to top up.

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    Image of a radiator with a pottery house sat on top wrapped in a small scarf. Energy debt - what help is available. Can't afford to pay energy bills
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    Energy prices to fall by 16% from April

    Energy prices are set to fall from April – find out what it’ll mean for and what to do if you’re struggling to pay for energy right now

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    Image of a man writing in a note book with a toy car on top and a car full of coins falling over at the side to show ways to save on your car insurance premium
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    The brakes haven’t been applied to the cost of car insurance

    Car insurance rises are showing no sign of breaking. Here’s our cheeky tips to save on your renewal in 2024

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    Those who need to confirm details to get warm home discount urged to act

    People who have been asked to ring the warm-home-discount helpline to confirm their details have been urged to act by 29 February or risk losing out on £150.

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