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CPI inflation remains at 3%: which savings accounts can beat it?

UK inflation as measured by the Consumer Prices Index (CPI) remained flat at 3% in October, according to official figures. The Office for National Statistics (ONS) says the rising price...

CPI inflation rockets to 3%, the highest since 2012

UK inflation has risen to a five-and-a-half year high of 3% – the highest level since April 2012. The figure, as measured by the Consumer Price Index (CPI), cannot be beaten...

Inflation hits four-year high at 2.9%: can any savings account beat it?

Inflation has soared to 2.9% – matching the four-year high seen in May 2017 – as rising food and fuel prices continue to squeeze consumers. And it’s terrible news for...

Inflation set to hit pensioners especially hard

Retirees will be particularly hard by soaring inflation in coming years, new research from Which? Money has revealed. We’ve looked beyond the headline rates of inflation to identify the particular...

Inflation stays at 2.6% – should you fix your savings for seven years?

A new savings account offered by PCF Bank is offering 2.6% AER – but it comes with a staggering seven-year fixed-rate term.  The rate, paid on balances from £1,000 to...

Savers rejoice: inflation drops to 2.6%

The Consumer Price Index (CPI) fell to 2.6% in June, giving your cash stockpiles a much-needed boost – but as inflation continues to outstrip most savings accounts, how can you get...

Brexit one year on: what it’s meant for your money

A year on from the Brexit vote, it’s fair to say it’s been a rollercoaster ride for the British economy. Whether you’re a saver, an investor or you’re simply looking...

CPI soars: 4 ways to help your savings beat inflation

Inflation has risen to a four-year high, hitting 2.9%. As prices continue to creep upwards, how can you protect your savings? The latest Consumer Prices Index (CPI) figure increased by 0.2%...

Should you stash your savings in a credit union?

RetailCURE, a credit union for retail workers, has launched a market-leading savings deal on balances up to £15,000 – but does this new offer beat a savings account? Savers eligible...

Inflation leaps to 2.7% – and no savings accounts can beat it

Inflation has climbed to its highest level since July 2013, spelling more bad news for savers as analysis reveals not a single savings account paying a rate big enough to...

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