MoneySavingExpert News

October

Three mobile customers left without data or signal

Mobile network Three has apologised after customers were left unable to use calls, texts or data due to "technical difficulties"

17 October 2019

State pensions to rise by 3.9%

State pensions are expected to rise by 3.9% from next April – the biggest increase since 2012

16 October 2019

Zopa launches new credit-scoring tool

Peer-to-peer lender Zopa has launched a new free credit-scoring tool

16 October 2019

Banks may take until next summer to respond to last-minute PPI claims

Some people who tried to reclaim PPI in the run-up to August's deadline may not get a response until summer 2020 due to the huge volume of last-minute complaints

16 October 2019

Thomas Cook customers vent anger at direct debit refund delays

Some Thomas Cook customers are facing a longer-than-expected wait for direct debit refunds, paid to the company before it collapsed

15 October 2019

Clampdown on car finance commission 'to save drivers £165m'

Motorists are predicted to save around £165 million a year under new proposals from the financial regulator to ban dealers from taking commission linked to the interest rate on car financing

15 October 2019

Good Samaritan finds man's wallet... and gets in touch with him via four 1p bank transfers

A good samaritan who found a wallet in a central London road has returned it to its owner - after getting in touch with him via four separate 1p bank transfers, each containing information on how he could be contacted

15 October 2019

More than 2.1 million Premium Bond prizes unclaimed – check if you've won

A further 500,000 Premium Bond prizes are yet to be claimed, bringing the total unclaimed prize pot to almost £77 million – check now to see if you've won.

15 October 2019

25,000 duplicate Premium Bond prizes sent to winners

Tens of thousands of Premium Bond winners were accidentally sent duplicate prizes this month - check if you got an extra one

14 October 2019

Police issue warning over cold callers 'posing as MoneySavingExpert staff'

Police have issued a warning over cold callers who are pretending to be from MoneySavingExpert.com.

14 October 2019