MSE News

January

£50m grant to create 9,000 more free nursery places for working parents

The Department for Education has announced a grant to create nearly 9,000 nursery places for three- and four-year-olds

10 January 2017

Santander refuses to refund pensioner after conman steals £40,000 life savings in bank ‘smishing’ scam

A grandmother who had her £40,000 savings stolen by a con-man has been told by her bank that it won't cover her losses

9 January 2017

Stop the charge VICTORY: PM to end 'unfair' GP charges for mental health debt forms

The Government is to review the practice of NHS doctors charging people with mental health problems for debt help forms

9 January 2017

Ukash travel cards to close next month

Ukash cardholders will have to pay a fee to transfer money back to their bank account if they don't spend their balance

9 January 2017

Parents left unable to pay for childcare after voucher scheme provider hit by technical problems

A system upgrade by Sodexo has caused payment and account issues for parents who use its services

9 January 2017

Southern strikes set to cause more commuter chaos – your rights explained

Southern Rail passengers will suffer continued disruption due to further strike action – but what are your rights?

6 January 2017

Halifax unveils joint-longest balance transfer card and longest fee-free deal

High street bank Halifax has today launched two new best-buy balance transfer credit cards

6 January 2017

Fuel prices hit 18-month high – but you can drive down the cost

The price of fuel is at an 18-month high, amid predictions the cost of petrol and diesel will rise again this month

5 January 2017

O2 Arena offers refunds after reseating blunder leaves kids 'hating Frozen'

Parents who splashed out on Frozen tickets are refusing to let it go after they were moved to inferior seats

5 January 2017

Expedia unveils loyalty scheme offering future savings – but always check for better deals elsewhere

Expedia has launched a new loyalty scheme offering points on bookings that can be redeemed on future reservations

5 January 2017

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