Our Response to the FCA Discussion Paper on Fair Pricing

The Money Charity calls on the FCA to ban ‘inertia’ pricing and the loyalty surcharge. In our response to the FCA’s discussion paper on fair pricing in financial services, we have called on the FCA to introduce rules that protect long-term

Good. But good enough? The FCA’s new credit card proposals

Today, the the Financial Conduct Authority’s consultation on persistent debt and earlier intervention remedies closed. The proposals were a welcome first step towards addressing the reality that millions of people pay large amounts interest and fees, and are encouraged to build up

Annual Report 2016

Today, we want to share with you our 2016 annual report – the story of The Money Charity’s work last year. We live in a country that’s notoriously furtive about our personal finances. We just don’t talk enough about money,

30 years to save a deposit?

We hear all the time about rising house prices. But our Money Statistics find that it’s also historically low saving rates and negligible returns on deposits that make home ownership an ever more distant dream for many. If someone on

UK to start dipping into the bank

THE MONEY STATS – UK to start dipping into the bank The Money Charity was set up to help people manage their finances and save money. In some ways we have been fighting an uphill battle in the last few

Record low returns for savers in December

The Money Stats are out today and find that savers are getting worse returns on what they put away than ever before. With price rises in the shops, what you’re saving will buy you less even with interest payments. When