MSE News

July

Charges for unpaid council tax 'push people further into debt'

Councils are too quick to call in bailiffs, use court orders and demand upfront payments, says Citizens Advice

8 July 2016

Booking.com security warning after fake reviews – don't show your confirmation email

If you've booked a hotel on Booking.com be careful who you share your confirmation email with

6 July 2016

'Should I buy my holiday money now?'

10 need-to-knows about buying euros, dollars etc after Brexit vote

6 July 2016

Mastercard faces landmark legal claim seeking £100s in damages for 40 million UK shoppers

An unprecedented legal bid to secure £19bn compensation from Mastercard has been launched that could net customers £100s

6 July 2016

Bank with Barclays, Halifax or Co-op? You may need to pay tax on your rewards

Current account 'rewards' may not be included in the Personal Savings Allowance - a new scheme reducing savings tax

5 July 2016

Record number of complaints against Extra Energy helps spark Ofgem investigation

An investigation into Extra Energy has been launched by Ofgem after a record number of complaints to Citizens Advice

4 July 2016

Fraudsters conning investors out of £20k – what you should be looking out for

Victims of fraud are losing an average of £20,000 after falling prey to 'investment' scams

1 July 2016

British Gas offers free weekend electricity tariff – but will it save you money?

British Gas has launched a tariff offering eight hours of free electricity over weekends if you have its smart meter

1 July 2016

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