MSE News

July

AA: Car insurance prices on the rise again

Car insurance prices were up again over the past three months, while the cost of home insurance fell

25 July 2012

Consumers set for better protection from unfair contracts

Fierce competition could be driving some traders to hide full costs in the small print, the Law Commission says

25 July 2012

EDF still worst for energy complaints

EDF Energy tops the list of the most complained about energy suppliers, figures published by Consumer Focus show

25 July 2012

Economy shrinks by 0.7% pushing UK into deeper recession

Britain slumped to its longest double-dip recession in more than 50 years, after figures reveal the economy has shrunk

25 July 2012

'Better protection' still won't safeguard Christmas savings cash

Cash in a Christmas savings scheme still isn't safe if the club goes bust, despite authorities outlining more protection

24 July 2012

Flooding victim? Top tips for claiming on insurance

Summer may have arrived in much of the UK, but many households are still counting the cost of recent floods

24 July 2012

Visa-only card warning for Olympics

If you're heading to the Olympics or Paralympics, the only way to pay at venues is using a Visa card or cash

24 July 2012

Banks set to take further PPI mis-selling hit

Britain's top four banks are reportedly set to set aside another £1 billion for mis-selling PPI

24 July 2012

Pension funds warned over high fees

Pensions Minister Steve Webb has urged companies that charge excessive fees to offer members fairer terms

23 July 2012

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