MSE News

June

WARNING! Now it's not just scam HMRC emails – expect calls too

Fraudsters pretending to be from HMRC are calling unsuspecting consumers – but you can fight back against these phoneys

30 June 2016

'Misleading' Nurofen TV advert banned

A Nurofen advert that claimed a product could specifically target joint and back pain has been banned from TV screens

29 June 2016

Student loans petition given the go-ahead for parliamentary debate

A petition calling for the end of retrospective changes to the student loans agreement has sparked a Westminster debate

29 June 2016

Homebase not accepting certain gift cards and vouchers – which ones can you use?

Homebase has stopped accepting a wide array of gift cards and vouchers after being taken over by new owners

29 June 2016

Currency company Ace-FX blames technical glitch as 1,000 customers see pre-Brexit transactions cancelled

Holidaymakers have lost out on hundreds of pounds after currency exchange company Ace-FX cancelled 1,000 orders

29 June 2016

New 0.99% mortgage – but is now the time?

You can slash your EXISTING mortgage costs by £1,000s with the cheapest-ever two-year-fix remortgage launched, at 0.99%

29 June 2016

Revealed: Huge price differences between branded and own-brand medicines and generic equivalents

Some branded over-the-counter medicines can cost up to eight times as much as generic equivalents – and even 'own brand'

29 June 2016

Plusnet hits customers with price increase – how to beat the hikes

Plusnet is to hike its home phone and broadband prices for a second consecutive year

28 June 2016

Student loans repayment threshold discussed in Parliament – but petition could spark bigger debate

The Government's U-turn on a promise to increase the threshold of student loan repayments has been debated in Parliament

28 June 2016

'I reclaimed £35,000 owed to my late husband using MSE's PPI guide'

A widow has received life-changing compensation from HSBC after sending off our PPI template letter

28 June 2016

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