Savings

Business TSB customers were robbed of their life savings after IT debacle

Fraudsters stole the entire £1,600 in Tracey Best's TSB current account, leaving the mother from Woodbridge, in Suffolk, having to feed her family from tins in her kitchen cupboards. More

Business Pensioners missing out of £300million in savings interest because they don't use the internet

Research by Money Mail found older customers who bank in high street branches are missing out on the best deals, as these are offered only to savers who sign up online. More

Business Gatehouse Bank launches 2% one-year savings rate

Gatehouse Bank, the rebranded Milestone Savings, has launched a new one-year fixed term deposit account paying 2 per cent. This is the first time rates have reach the threshold in a year. More

US & Canada Catwoman Jocelyn Wildenstein files for BANKRUPTCY and claims  she has no savings or stock

Wildenstein is bragging no more however, and on May 4 filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in federal court papers which were obtained by DailyMail.com abd show she has no cash. More

Australia woman launches a business that teaches people to be MERMAIDS using her mother's £10,000 life savings

Charlotte Boustead, 22, from North Devon, launched MermaidsUK in her local area last year with dreams of taking the business nationwide and now has 43 staff across the country. More

Business Why some of the top savings accounts just aren’t showing up on price comparison sites - and where you CAN find them

If you rely on price comparison sites to find the best home for your savings stash, you may be missing out on some of the best deals More

Family Argos launch massive baby sale with huge savings on prams, sterilisers, toys and more essentials

It's ideal for any expectant parents wanting to take advantage of the incredible deals from the high street store More

Business Brits need more than £260,000 in savings for a comfortable retirement - and it's almost double if you don't own a home

Non-home owners who are privately renting into their retirement could need a total pot as high as £445,000 to avoid a slump in living standards when they stop work More

Business How to buy Premium Bonds - full guide to opening an NS&I savings account by phone, online or by post for you, your children or grandchildren

They keep your money safe and offer two chances to win a million pounds every month tax free – so how do you actually buy Premium Bonds More

Family Online food shopping deals: Best supermarket savings and voucher codes to knock pounds off your grocery shop

Pick up handy savings from major supermarket chains including at Sainsbury's, Waitrose, Iceland and Asda More

Technology When do the clocks change and go back in 2018? Everything you need on the October daylight savings times in the UK

Avoid being late for work (and get enough sleep) with our guide to this year's timings for British Summer Time More

US & Canada Kentucky janitor bequeaths $175k in life savings to abuse victims

Kentucky janitor Alvin L Randlett, who worked at an elementary school in Covington for 32 years, bequeathed his entire life savings to child abuse victims on Tuesday, more than a year after his death. More

Business Solar panel loans were mis-sold: Homeowners found repayments outstripped any savings on their bills

Homeowners signed up on the understanding that the panels would ‘pay for themselves’. But they later found that their loan repayments outstripped any savings made on their electricity bills. More

Business Sainsbury's boss vows mega-merger will lead to savings of 10% off the price of 'everyday items'

‘The central argument as to why this merger is great for customers is that there will be lower prices, where it really counts, on items such as bread, eggs, milk, loo rolls, those types of things,’... More

Business 'Pension freedoms are nothing to worry about' - new report finds Brits ARE acting responsibly when it comes to cashing in life savings

Royal London said more than a third of retirees are taking out between 3% and 6% - which is the 'right' amount More

Business 1 in 10 pensioners targeted by fraudsters - important tips to protect you and your life savings

Offers to unlock or transfer funds are tactics commonly used to defraud people of their retirement savings More

Business Best savings accounts to get the most interest on your money: May's top rates on ISAs, bonds, instant access accounts and more

The savings market is pretty depressing right now, with low rates and a base rate rise looking unlikely. If you don't know where to put your money, have a little scroll to find out More

Business Building societies launch savings accounts with top rates

Yorkshire BS introduced a new version of its popular Single Access Saver also at 1.25 per cent, while Leeds BS came out with a new cash Isa with the rate linked to base rate. More

Business Best regular savings accounts where you can earn 5% on your cash - how to find the best rates right now

Getting into the monthly savings habit can be the way to earn a decent return -  but there's a catch More

Business 4 clever new ways to build up your savings without even noticing you're doing it

Not only will these apps help you cover yourself against unexpected bills, they can even get you tax-free returns on your money More