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Concern over quick sale estate agents
Trading Standards warns over quick sale estate agents
MBL: Your rights when a dream holiday becomes a nightmare experience
What are your consumer rights when holidays get cancelled or go wrong? Paul Lewis explores
Brexit and benefits
What does Brexit mean if you receive UK benefits but live on the continent?
MBL: Dream weddings on tight budgets
How to afford a dream wedding on a tight budget? Charmaine Cozier and guests find out.
Leap in Under 30s taken to court for debts
Young adults taken to court for debts rises by 30%, the bankless town, and online dating
MBL: Getting the best broadband deals
How do you get the best broadband deals? Louise Cooper finds out.
Bereavement Support Payment
Should the unwed lose out on a benefit paid to married people?
MBL: In-game purchases
Unexpected bills from video games and apps? Louise Cooper finds out what your rights are.
Savings - are they drowning not waving?
Savings rates sink, charged to keep your email address and tax changes for contractors.
Discrimination and housing benefit
How easy is it to rent when on benefits? Are blanket bans on claimants legal?
New hope for leaseholders
Leasehold homeowners 'misled' by developers according to Competition and Markets Authority
MBL - The future of giving
Cashless society, crowd funding and the end of chequebooks, where now for charities?
TikTok - time for change?
The 9 year old who gifted £2,500 to TikTok influencers.
MBL: The Budget Special
How will the Budget affect your personal finances?
Corona Virus - the financial fallout
Making sense of the financial fallout from Corona Virus.
MBL: Travel and coronavirus
How will coronavirus affect your travel plans?
The Coronavirus Effect
Fraud and coronavirus, what’s happening to wages and investments
Help for small businesses and the self employed
What help might be available for you and your business?
Assistance for the self-employed
What do the latest help measures mean for the self-employed?
Covid19 - Will insurance cover it?
Weddings cancelled, holidays in ruins, properties empty will insurance pay out?
Coronavirus: Your travel queries answered
Coronavirus: What are your travel and holiday rights?
New starters and the furloughed worker scheme
New starters, employers and experts discuss the government's furloughed worker scheme.
Tenants and landlords rights
How do government rules protect tenants and landlords affected by coronavirus?
Coping with ‘income shock’
How to manage the financial impact of coronavirus.
How are student finances being affected by coronavirus? Louise Cooper finds out.
Wage support changes and debt help
What the coronavirus furlough scheme date change means for you.
Coping with debt and accessing credit
How do you pay your bills and access credit in these difficult times? Adam Shaw finds out.
How does car finance work?
Umbrella companies and the contractors “left in limbo”
Contractors call for coronavirus payment clarity, savings rates and accessing cash.
MBL: Coronavirus and claiming benefits
Claiming benefits due to coronavirus.
Furlough problems and obtaining cash refunds
Furloughed employees asked to work, getting cash refunds and help for problem gamblers.
Young workers affected by coronavirus
What challenges do graduates and young workers face due to coronavirus?
Can I get a mortgage on furlough?
'Can I get a mortgage on 80% of my salary?' House buying during pandemic.
MBL: Starting a business during lockdown
Lots of people are starting a business from home during lockdown. How do you do it?
Furlough scheme abuse
What to do if your employer is abusing the furlough scheme.
Finding a mortgage during Coronavirus
Finding a mortgage or re-mortgage during Coronavirus.
Festival goers refund woes
Festival goers refund woe, credit scores, pensioners losing out and mortgage holiday costs
MBL: Furlough problems
Paul Lewis looks at the issues employees and employers are having with the furlough scheme
Self-employed grant extended
SEISS, credit card gambling ban loophole and student maintenance loans.
MBL: Single Parents
Single parents talk about the financial challenges they face due to coronavirus.
NHS re-joiners targeted by promoters of tax avoidance schemes
'Unscrupulous' umbrella companies promoting schemes to reduce tax to key workers.
MBL: How to make your money grow
With savings rates low and stock markets volatile how do you get a return on your money?
Motor insurance in lockdown
Most people are continuing to pay the same for car insurance despite driving less.
MBL: Broadband during lockdown
What’s the best way to get fast, reliable and affordable broadband during lockdown?
Thieves stole my identity
The devastating effect of having your identity stolen by criminals.
If you're facing redundancy, what are your rights? And how much pay should you get?
Paying to access your holiday refund
People whose holidays have been cancelled forced to pay to get their own money back.
Bounce Back Loans
The government-backed loans designed to give small firms quick and easy access to cash.
Children duped by 'loot boxes'
Loot box games aimed at children with odds of 0.01% of winning the jackpot prize
MBL: Coronavirus: Should I go to university this year?
Online lectures yet full tuition fees: Will the university experience be worth the money?
How much of the Chancellor’s giveaway will come your way?
The chancellor’s £30 billion giveaway, flight changes and mistakes with furlough payments.
MBL: Coronavirus and Childcare
How are you managing the costs of childcare during the pandemic?
Massive increase predicted in need for debt advice
An estimated 8m people will need debt advice due to coronavirus.
MBL: Coronavirus and Universal Credit
If you're claiming benefits for the first time, due to the pandemic, what's it like?
'Forced' back to work with no childcare
Back at work with no childcare, customers 'stuck' with their cars and a fraud in progress.
Fake emails, bogus calls - How to spot a scam and stop fraudsters stealing your cash?
'We know apprenticeships work'
Do apprenticeships work? Plus over-75's TV licences and debt collection.
Coronavirus and holidays
If your holiday plans are affected by coronavirus, what are your rights?
The Money Clinic: Eve and Nick
Eavesdrop as a couple open up to a relationship counsellor about their personal finances
The Money Clinic: Poppy and Cliff
Eavesdrop as a couple open up to a counsellor about their finances and their feelings
The Money Clinic: Maggie and Declan
The Money Clinic: Hollie and Jay
The 'lost' Child Trust Funds
A third of Child Trust Funds are considered 'lost'. How do you find them again?
MBL: Working From Home
Swapped the office for the kitchen table because of Covid-19? Tell us your experiences.
Concern over increase in unpaid internships
Calls for a crackdown on an increasing number of unpaid internships being offered by firms
MBL: Paying for University
Your questions, tips and advice about university costs, loans and student money.
Ex-pat bank accounts closed due to Brexit
Bank account closures, FCA reviews 'buy now, pay later', and rent eviction ban to end.
MBL: Armed Forces Financial Help
Financial help and guidance for serving and former members of the Armed Forces.
Are car warranties worth it?
Motor warranties, new Job Support Scheme and time to ban no-pay work trials?
MBL: Personal Insurance
How do you get good value insurance cover? e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
City's plan to end poverty in 10 years
Phone subscription services, Edinburgh's plans to end poverty and Sharia investment funds.
MBL: Eviction Bans
Are you facing eviction from your home?
Airbnb agrees to share tax data with HMRC
Airbnb share tax data with HMRC, more mini-bond trouble and the collision repair loophole.
MBL: Mortgages for first time buyers
Adam Shaw and a panel of guests answer calls from would-be first-time buyers.
Why can't I get an NI number?
Issues with National Insurance numbers, negative interest rates and life insurance payouts
Looking for work
Are you a school leaver or graduate looking for work? Advice from a panel of experts.
Tier 3: The last shift
As Tier 3 coronavirus restrictions expand, we look at the support in place for workers.
MBL: Lockdown Entrepreneurs Revisited
Louise Cooper catches up with young people who started a business during lockdown.
The end of furlough
Redundancy rights as furlough finishes. Plus gym memberships and charity bank accounts.
MBL: Can I afford a baby?
Felicity Hannah and our panel answer questions on all things baby and finance related.
Refused a home Covid test
People are being refused home Covid tests because of their credit history.
MBL: The "excluded" self-employed
Adam Shaw hears from self-employed people who've been unable to get government support.
Warm Home Discount 'lottery'
Covid-19 demand means receiving Warm Home Discount is like a lottery.
MBL: Record redundancies
Charmaine Cozier and our panel answer your redundancy questions.
Parents not able to claim Test and Trace Support Payment
Parents or carers of children told to self-isolate can't claim the £500 support payment
MBL: What does the Spending Review mean for you?
Paul Lewis and guests dissect the Chancellor's plans and how they will affect your money.
Fraud in the Direct Debit system
Fraud in the Direct Debit system plus hard-up families priced out of rentals.
Should I take a break from paying my mortgage, loan or credit card?
Fraud victims facing salary deductions
Universal Credit advance fraud, business insurance woes and NS&I glitches.
MBL: Shared Ownership
If you can’t afford to buy a home outright, is shared ownership a good option for you?
Rise in complaints about banks to Ombudsman
New figures show complaints to the Ombudsman about banks have gone up by a third.
Regulator "flawed approach" to minibond firm
Damning report into regulator's handling of London Capital and Finance scandal.
MBL: Charity fundraising
Your stories about charity fundraising, ideas and innovation in 2020.
A vision of our financial future
A futurologist's view of our financial future.
How do you teach children and teens about money?
Brexit and your money
Now that the UK has left the European Union how will our finances change?
Should you be tempted by cryptocurrencies?
Getting your credit balance back from your energy supplier
Credit energy balances, HMRC's Head of Fraud, lockdown MOTs and cost of insurance claims.
MBL: Leasehold Reform
Could you benefit from the new plans for leasehold reform?