MoneySavingExpert News

May

Victim of a money transfer scam? You now have new rights with most banks

Bank customers tricked into transferring cash to fraudsters now have more protection as a new voluntary code comes into force

28 May 2019

'I made over £3,000 in a year from mystery-shopping and survey apps'

A MoneySaver made over £3,000 last year using survey and mystery-shopping mobile apps

28 May 2019

Non-emergency police call charges to be scrapped from next year

The 15p charge for calling the police's non-emergency 101 number will be scrapped from April 2020

28 May 2019

Barclays to hike Blue Rewards fee to £4/mth

Barclays will increase the cost of its Blue Rewards scheme from £3 to £4 per month this summer, MoneySavingExpert.com can reveal

24 May 2019

Santander to refund 20,000 customers after failing to warn them about overdraft charges

Santander is paying out £1.4 million in refunds to 20,000 customers, after it failed to send out warnings about unarranged overdraft fees

24 May 2019

10,000s risk wasting money by choosing to repay their student loan when they don't have to

Tens of thousands of university leavers are risking wasting cash – in some cases over £20,000 – by voluntarily paying off their student loan even though they aren't earning enough to have to

24 May 2019

Prepaid card app Loot goes into administration – your rights

Digital prepaid card provider Loot has gone into administration – but its customers have been reassured that their deposits are safe

23 May 2019

Apple must warn you of performance issues before iPhone software updates

Apple must provide a clear warning if a software update could impact the performance of your iPhone, under new rules from the competition watchdog

23 May 2019

Voting in the European election today? You DON'T need your polling card

If you want to vote in the European election but don't have a polling card, don't worry, you can vote without it. But beware, don't take a selfie in the polling station – you could be breaking the law

23 May 2019

Plusnet to increase Sim only rolling contract prices

Plusnet Mobile customers on 30-day rolling contracts will see a 5% price rise next month

22 May 2019