Two and a half million PPI complaints to be reopened
The FCA says firms have agreed to reopen 2.5m PPI complaints to ensure fair redress is paid
29 August 2014
Amazon credit card customer? You can't earn loyalty points from October
Amazon credit card customers should consider switching to another reward card, as they won't earn Amazon loyalty points
28 August 2014
RBS fined £14.5m over mortgage advice
RBS and NatWest fined £14.5m after the Financial Conduct Authority found 'serious failings' in mortgage advice given
27 August 2014
TSB Enhance customer? Consider switching now as rates are to be slashed
500,000 TSB customers with its Enhance current account should consider switching now, as the bank is cutting rates
27 August 2014
First Direct top, Barclays gets wooden spoon in MSE's latest banking service index
First Direct has secured the top spot once more with more than 90% of its customers rating it 'great'
26 August 2014
BT confirms up to 6.5% price hike from December
BT has today confirmed it's hiking home phone and broadband prices for million of customers from December
23 August 2014
EDF Energy to pay £3m to charity after complaint breaches
EDF Energy will pay £3m to charity helping 'vulnerable customers' after Ofgem found it breached complaint rules
22 August 2014
Payment bounced? You'll soon have a second chance to avoid fees
More banks set to adopt a 'retry' scheme from September where they attempt to process bounced payments again
21 August 2014
BT to announce price hikes this weekend
Millions of BT customers are to be hit with the news on Saturday that prices will rise, MSE understands
21 August 2014
After a John Lewis loyalty card? Its free tea and cake offer's no longer guaranteed
John Lewis has changed the loyalty card free tea and cake offer so only some members will get the deal from now on
20 August 2014
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Martin: 'Seven energy need-to-knows'
As bills set to rise by 52%'
New. Cheapest ever loans 2.7%
But for how long?
44 tips to be tight (in a good way)
Eg, use bulldog clips to eke out toothpaste
£50 two-week summer break for teens
Or free if on a low income
Blue Light Card discounts boosted
Including 25% off Ted Baker, 10% off Halfords
2for1 Alton Towers, Thorpe Park and more
'Free' adult ticket via £3ish cereal and snacks
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