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House asking prices fell in November

House sellers in England and Wales dropped their asking prices by 2.6% this month, says Rightmove

19 November 2012

Whoops! Boots tells 9,000 they'd won Barcelona trip... but they hadn't

Boots made a huge gaffe by emailing all who entered to say they were winners. It is offering £10 compensation

16 November 2012

Co-op shaves 2% off electricity prices... as British Gas raises prices

Minnow Co-op announces a cut for 50,000 customers - but it's still not cheapest

16 November 2012

Millions mis-sold CPP card protection: reclaim now

CPP mis-sold card insurance products between January 2005 and March 2011 on a massive scale

15 November 2012

Virgin Media to hike prices

Virgin Media customers will be hit by line rental and broadband rises from 1 February

15 November 2012

Ban PPI firms from cold calling, Citizens Advice says

Nine in 10 have been contacted out of the blue by claims management firms in the past year, says Citizens Advice

14 November 2012

SSE profits soar as energy bills rise

SSE, whose customers were hit with bill hikes of 9% last month, reported a 38% jump in half-year profits today

14 November 2012

Orange makes partial U-turn over free broadband axe

Orange has partly reversed a decision to cull totally free broadband for thousands of mobile customers

14 November 2012

Watchdogs investigate gas price 'manipulation'

The FSA and Ofgem are looking into claims energy companies fiddled with wholesale gas prices, which could affect bills

13 November 2012

Comet administration latest: What are your rights?

Thousands have been left worried where they stand after the store went into administration, but you've got legal rights

13 November 2012