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Warning – if your work pension has the wrong retirement date, it could cost you £1,000s

Millions of savers risk missing out on £1,000s from their final pension pot if their provider doesn't have their correct planned retirement date – so check your date now to avoid losing out.

16 September 2019

Amex links card interest rates to the base rate – and cuts credit limit fee

American Express is to link customers' credit card interest rates to the base rate, and is scrapping its charge for breaching credit limits

16 September 2019

Travellers sent texts warning them to check if they need to renew their passports for Brexit

The Home Office is sending texts to around one million travellers warning them they may need to renew their passports if they want to travel to more than 20 European countries in the event of a no-deal Brexit

16 September 2019

Hotel booking site stops trading – what you need to know

The hotel booking website has ceased trading.

16 September 2019

More hotel booking sites promise to give you the full cost upfront

More than 20 firms, including TripAdvisor, Airbnb and Google, have agreed to always display the full cost of a hotel room upfront and not to give a false impression of its popularity, the competition watchdog says.

13 September 2019

Plusnet customers to be hit with up to four months of backdated bills

Hundreds of Plusnet customers will be hit with up to four months' worth of bills at once, after a system error meant their payments weren't taken

13 September 2019

British Airways cancels flights ahead of next strike – your rights

British Airways has begun cancelling hundreds of flights ahead of the next strike by pilots on Friday 27 September - here's what you need to know

13 September 2019

QVC to refund 300,000 customers after delivery charges blunder

Hundreds of thousands of shoppers who bought items from TV shopping channel QVC and then returned them are to be refunded postage and packaging charges, can reveal

13 September 2019

SSE to sell energy business to Ovo

Big six energy supplier SSE has announced that it plans to sell its domestic energy business to Ovo Energy.

13 September 2019

New sharia account offers 1.6% easy-access savings – but should you get it?

Savings rates may have been dropping recently, but Islamic-compliant challenger bank Al Rayan Bank has bucked the trend by launching a new sharia account paying an 'expected profit' of 1.6% variable.

12 September 2019