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Five decades that changed personal finance for ever: When Money Mail began, wages were paid in cash on Fridays and tax was 95%

5 hours 38 min ago
When the Daily Mail was dropped through Britain's letter boxes on Wednesday September 28, 1966, it contains a new feature called Money Mail.

50  Brilliant tips to save you a fortune! Park on a stranger’s driveway. Never go into a pound shop. And haggle over absolutely everything

6 hours 39 min ago
Money Mail was launched 50 years ago today to help families make their cash work harder. To celebrate we've compiled 50 of our favourite tips and tricks to help you save.

Watchdogs warn of a world trade slowdown as weak growth and trade barriers take toll 

6 hours 48 min ago
The World Trade Organisation said it expects trade to increase by just 1.7 per cent this year – well below the 2.8 per cent it predicted in April and the weakest performance since 2009.

Boohoo reports surge in profits after attracting millions of social media followers to boost sales

6 hours 50 min ago
The online fashion retailer, which is aimed at 16-24 year olds, saw festival and holiday clothing fly off the shelves and it has had a solid start to its menswear site BoohooMan.

Takeaway delivery firm Deliveroo goes 'al-desko' in battle against Uber and Amazon

6 hours 56 min ago
The takeaway delivery firm that allows diners to order restaurant food through a mobile app has launched a corporate service. This will allow workers to have it delivered to their offices.

Two more years in jail for con man Alex Hope who pocketed £5m but paid back £1,000

7 hours 22 sec ago
Alex Hope, 27, was originally sentenced to seven years in prison for defrauding investors who believed he was trading £5.5m of their money on the financial markets.

Panmure Gordon boss tells David Cameron to 'join the back of the queue for employment'

7 hours 2 min ago
What cheek. Though Poor Dave must be hoping he lands a cushy job soon. An ex-crony tells me tax-avoiding pop star Bono has been hassling him about his latest save-the-planet wheeze.

Brexit jobs exodus 'has begun' as banks shrink operations and shift staff from London

7 hours 2 min ago
Brexit has acted as the catalyst for major US banks to carry out 'radical surgery' on UK operations, including cost cutting and shifting hiring plans from London to rival cities, DHR International said.

British sea cadets stranded on container ship for a month after Korean owner goes bust 

7 hours 13 min ago
The 40,855 ton Hanjin Louisiana container ship has been anchored 40 miles off the coast of Singapore in international waters, an area rife with pirates.

ALEX BRUMMER: It's hard to think that a Trump win could be anything but disruptive for financial markets

7 hours 31 min ago
As one of the bleary eyed who watched Trump versus Clinton live one could was impressed by Hillary's calm demeanour and knowledge against Trump's bombastic fidgety answers and interruptions.

Bribes to quit gold-plated pensions rise by a fifth as firms try to cut future cost

7 hours 33 min ago
Savers have been stampeding to cash in their gold-plated pensions under new rules which allow customers to take their retirement pot as a lump sum.

MARKET REPORT: Time Out plan for street markets in US disappoints as listings magazine's owner records operating loss of £7.3m in six months

7 hours 34 min ago
The AIM-listed firm behind the renowned listings magazine recorded an operating loss of £7.3m in the six months to June 30. Revenue increased by 12 per cent to £15.1m.

Barclaycard launches new credit card for travellers wanting to cut those holiday bills 

7 hours 40 min ago
Unlike most credit cards, which charge an extra fee for spending in shops and withdrawing cash, the new Platinum travel card has no fee until the end of August 2018.

Beware bogus emails from your taxman offering you the chance to claim a tax refund

Tue, 09/27/2016 - 22:59
The Government has launched a major crackdown on online criminals that impersonate official email addresses to lure savers into handing over financial information.

DAN HYDE: We'll carry on fighting to protect your family's future

Tue, 09/27/2016 - 22:55
We could never have held to account such giant firms as Barclays, HSBC and Lloyds without brave whistleblowers giving us the scoop on the wrongdoing they had witnessed.

Can you trust a firm that says it can get rid of your timeshare — for a price? These families did — and lived to regret it 

Tue, 09/27/2016 - 22:41
Over the years, the timeshare deal Christine and William Tight signed in the late Nineties as a way of getting cheap family holidays around the world had become a millstone.

VICTORY: How our campaigns changed Britain... and saved you thousands

Tue, 09/27/2016 - 22:25
Over the years Money Mail has fought the fraudsters, highlighted dodgy dealings and government incompetence and exposed all manner of scandal and rip-off.

Sheer joy of being a miserable old miser! JAMES CONEY on why he's proud to be a penny pincher

Tue, 09/27/2016 - 21:11
From the moment I became Money Mail editor, I became a tyrant of scrimping and saving. I despise waste, and I hate the profits that many firms make out of our apathy.

Bond rates down 1.2% on last year with offerings from Melton Mowbray, Principality and Aldermore among the top deals

Tue, 09/27/2016 - 21:00
Monthly income seekers have suffered as they look to make their savings boost their pension. Three years is a long time to tie up your money for very little extra income, when rates are at a historic low.

ASK TONY: Mystery of the lost £80k in shares as Santander blames a 'systems error' for losing retired couple's savings

Tue, 09/27/2016 - 21:00
I'm a financial adviser, whose clients — a retired couple — have suffered extremely poor service from Santander. In early 2016, the wife held about £160,000 of shares in a Santander unit trust.