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The latest magazine includes guides to:

  • Mortgages
  • Ethical Pensions
  • Home Insurance
  • Car Insurance
  • Accounts for small businesses and charities

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Issue 187 (Nov/Dec 2020) now in print and online.

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  • Ethical Current Accounts
    Is there an ethical bank? Rating the ethical and environmental record of 32 UK current accounts, with recommended buys.  We also look at app-based banking, which banks own which brands, fossil fuel investments, tax avoidance, and how to switch accounts.
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    In this guide we investigate, score and rank the ethical and environmental record of 35 mortgage providers. We also look at the greenest options, how COVID-19 has affected mortgages, the Green Homes grant, and give our recommended buys.
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In this guide, we investigate, score and rank the ethical and environmental record of 44 high street shops  We also look at the problem with fast fashion, workers' rights, shine a light on the ethics of Inditex and give our Best Buy recommendations. 

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Is there an ethical bank? Rating the ethical and environmental record of 32 UK current accounts, with recommended buys.  We also look at app-based banking, which banks own which brands, fossil fuel investments, tax avoidance, and how to switch accounts.

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In this guide we investigate, score and rank the ethical and environmental record of 58 brands of soap bars, liquid soaps and handwash.  We look at whether bars or liquids are more environmentally friendly, vegan and cruelty-free soaps, organic soaps, palm oil, plastics, which brands contain toxic chemicals, and give our recommended buys.

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In this guide we investigate, score and rank the ethical and environmental record of 22 supermarkets. We also look at an A-Z of policies from palm oil to cocoa production, shine a spotlight on the ethics of Unicorn wholefood grocery in Manchester and give our recommended buys. 

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In this guide we investigate, score and rank the ethical and environmental record of 27 toilet paper brands. We also look at deforestation, bleach and toxic chemicals, recycled paper, bamboo paper, FSC labelling and give our recommended buys. 

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Consumers increasingly want to avoid palm oil where possible, but it's a tricky task as it's used in so many products - more than 50% of packaged supermarket products from margarine and oven chips to soaps and detergents.

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