MSE News

August

O2 customers hit with extra 'loyalty' charge in bizarre billing blunder

Mobile phone provider O2 has apologised after charging its customers extra for a supposed 'loyalty discount'

21 August 2018

Student loan interest rates and repayment thresholds to rise - what you need to know

Student loan repayment thresholds will rise by hundreds of pounds next April

21 August 2018

Tesco reveals details of 'Faster Vouchers' scheme - which lets you spend Clubcard points as you get them

Tesco has confirmed details of its new 'Faster Vouchers' scheme, which will allow Clubcard customers to request vouchers

20 August 2018

Regulator's energy switching trial helps more than 11,000 households save £300/year

Thousands of disengaged energy customers saved an average of around £300/year in Ofgem's first collective switch trial

20 August 2018

Private parking firms could hand out 6.5 million tickets this year

Almost six and a half million private parking tickets could be handed to UK drivers this financial year

20 August 2018

'I put the wrong date when getting a comparison quote... and my EXISTING insurer hiked my premium'

Here's why you should NEVER guestimate when comparing insurance quotes, even if you're just checking prices

17 August 2018

Top savings rates have barely moved in the two weeks since base rate rise, MSE data reveals

Savers have barely seen any benefit since the Bank of England increased the base rate by 0.25 percentage points two week

16 August 2018

House of Fraser to cancel and refund online orders

House of Fraser is to refund online orders but customers remain confused over what's happening with gift cards

16 August 2018

Power NI to hike electricity prices by nearly 14%

Northern Ireland's largest energy supplier Power NI is to hike electricity prices by 13.8%

16 August 2018

Virgin Media to hit customers with 4.5% price hike

Virgin Media has announced a new price hike for its broadband, phone and TV customers

15 August 2018

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