It has been one month since the Ogden discount rate change from 2.5% to -0.75% was announced and the spike in premiums is already evident.
This week marks yet another enforced change on the general insurance industry. From the 1st of April brands must publish last year’s premium at renewal.
Over half of all consumers would pay for a cup of coffee and a cake with cash according to research from Consumer Intelligence released for European Money Week.
Consumers are missing out on important protections and legal rights by choosing not to pay with a credit card when travelling or buying online.
Brits travelling abroad are being warned about double hidden charges when using overseas cash machines in European Money Week.
Consumers are being warned to be wary when they pay for hotels, food and drink overseas.
Consumer Intelligence research highlights that holiday makers still don’t buy the prepaid card and here are some simple reasons why:
Travel magazines have been read, travel agents visited and travel websites browsed – the process of research and booking the annual summer holiday is in full swing. And once the trip itself is booked attention turns to other aspects of the holiday such as travel insurance and travel money. In fact, our infographic shows that 75% of travel money transactions happen between April and September.