MoneySavingExpert News

2018

SSE and Npower merger will not go ahead

The two big six energy firms, SSE and Npower, will no longer go ahead with their planned merger

17 December 2018

Together Energy takes on OneSelect's 36,000 customers

Customers of gas and electricity provider OneSelect, which stopped trading earlier this week, are being transferred to Together Energy.

14 December 2018

New rules to allow fraud victims to complain to the bank receiving their cash

Scam victims who have been tricked into transferring money directly to a fraudster will soon have stronger powers to complain about the bank that received the money, rather than just their own bank

14 December 2018

Rail passengers to get travel updates via Facebook Messenger

Passengers can now get personalised updates if their train is late or cancelled via Facebook Messenger, as part of a National Rail trial

12 December 2018

High street haggling getting harder - but here's where you're most likely to bag a discount

Shoppers are finding it increasingly tricky to haggle on the high street, with the average success rate dropping from 55% to just 42% in the past two years

12 December 2018

Private parking appeals up 7% – but fewer are successful

More motorists are contesting private parking tickets but those who are successful has dropped by more than 10%, according to figures published by the UK's largest private parking appeals service

11 December 2018

Barclays lets customers block gambling transactions

Barclays has today become the first UK high street bank to allow you to block payments to certain categories of retailer, such as gambling services and premium rate websites and phone lines, in a bid to help vulnerable customers

11 December 2018

'I've collected £270 in vouchers in under three months... taking pics of job ads on my phone'

MoneySaver Sean has used the Job Spotter app since spotting it in our weekly email

11 December 2018

Small energy supplier OneSelect stops trading – what you need to know

One Select, a small supplier with 36,000 domestic customers, has become the latest energy firm to stop trading. If you're affected, your energy supply will continue as normal and any outstanding credit balance you have is protected.

10 December 2018