MSE News

June

Buy cheap stolen goods – plus other life hacks

Here are our fifteen weird, wonderful, powerful (and of course legal) ways to save money

30 June 2015

European mobile roaming charges to be scrapped from June 2017

Mobile roaming costs in the EU will finally be scrapped from June 2017, following a two year tug-of-war

30 June 2015

0800 numbers now free to call from mobiles

Mobile users can call 0800 numbers and any other 080 number for free, as part of a massive shakeup to the industry

30 June 2015

0845 and 0870 number price hike warning as Ofcom changes rules on call pricing

Mobile users can call any 080 number for free from tomorrow, while Ofcom is also shaking up 084 and 087 number charges

30 June 2015

'Is the free EE power bar a con?'

While we've previously warned that the power bar is a hire agreement, some people are worried the deal is a 'con'

30 June 2015

Missed the Sentinel postal vote deadline? You can vote 'yes' for redress in person today

A meeting to decide a compensation scheme for those mis-sold card insurance from Affinion/Sentinel takes place today

30 June 2015

Large energy suppliers must include QR codes on bills to help switching

From today, energy suppliers with 50,000+ customers will need to include QR codes on bills to help users compare tariffs

30 June 2015

Greece in financial turmoil: What to do if you're jetting off

Many in the UK are worried about forthcoming holidays booked to Greece, so here's a Q&A on what you need to know

29 June 2015

HMRC to set aside £45m to improve phone service

Figures show that 7.2 million phone calls made to HMRC in the last year went through to a 'busy' tone

26 June 2015

Plusnet tops the customer service tables again, while AOL and EE take the wooden spoon

72% of Plusnet customers rated its home phone customer service as 'great', while 68% said the same of its broadband

26 June 2015

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