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Slight drop in house prices

House prices from September to November were 0.7% lower than in the previous three months

One in five drivers is uninsured or MOT-less

A startling number of British drivers are risking huge fines, a criminal record, injury and even death by driving without an MOT or insurance, with many either claiming ignorance or a lack of funds.

Number of homes for sale has dropped by a third since recession

House prices also fell in the last three months

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Lloyds PPI bill passes £5bn mark

The bill for mis-sold payment protection insurance (PPI) at taxpayer-backed Lloyds Banking Group smashed through the £5 billion barrier today as claims against the bank continue to pile up.

More people predict house price rises than falls in coming year

However, more than one in five homeowners who bought between 2007 and 2012 believes their property is now worth less than they paid for it

FSA fines Bank of Scotland over IT troubles

Halifax customers missed compensation – but 23,000 got a total £20m in error
Mortgage dilemma: Offsetting could offer a happy compromise between debts and savings

House prices down 1.2% over year

House prices continued to edge lower last month and the market is expected to remain subdued but stable into 2013, the Halifax said today.

Children as young as eight 'loaning pocket money to cash-strapped parents'

Children as young as eight are loaning their pocket money to cash-strapped parents, a study found today.

Slight dip in house prices in July

House prices fell in July following two months of increases but are expected to remain largely flat for the rest of the year, a survey said today.

Nearly 50% of househunters believe property prices are unfair and unreasonable

Only one in four expect prices to be lower this time next year, while second report shows house prices remain fairly stable

The differences between women and men

Men are more optimistic about house price prospects, suggests a new report, while women are more pessimistic about becoming homeowners

Buying your foreign currency at the airport is often the most expensive option

Keep your travel costs to a minimum

From the point you leave your house to your return, there are many ways to cut back

Home prices rise as mortgages fall

House prices rose by 1 per cent in June, according to the Halifax, suggesting that there is still some life left in the British property market despite falling levels of mortgage approvals.

Halifax plan to refund valuation costs if a house purchase falls through

New move should help homebuyers

Why Generation Rent are worrying about their financial future

Parents are digging deep to help their children onto the property ladder

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