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1.3m BT landline customers face bill hike of up to £54/yr

BT is to move 1.3 million home phone customers on to its 'Unlimited Minutes' plan, meaning they'll be able to make unlimited landline and mobile calls at any time but will have to pay up to £54/year more

13 July 2020

Government ads to warn Brits of Brexit travel changes - what you need to know

Changes to travel rules which will come in next year as a result of Brexit are being highlighted by a new Government ad campaign - with travellers warned there are major implications for passports, driving document, taking pets abroad and more

13 July 2020

Government to offer 50% off discounts on eating out in August

The Chancellor has announced that the Government will offer an 'eat out to help out' discount scheme in August, giving people up to £10 off some meals at restaurants, cafes and pubs

13 July 2020

Banks finally introduce 'Confirmation of Payee' – to tell you if you’re paying the right person

Millions will soon be told when making a bank transfer online or by phone if the name of the person they think they're paying doesn't match the actual name on the account

13 July 2020

Coronavirus Employees' Help

If you're worried about work during the coronavirus crisis, this guide looks at your rights as an employee including who's eligible to be furloughed.

13 July 2020

Coronavirus Universal Credit & Benefits

If you're suddenly unable to work due to the coronavirus crisis, or you've been laid off, this guide looks at what benefits you can claim, what you're entitled to under universal credit plus tells you how to make a claim.

13 July 2020

Coronavirus Self-Employed & Small Limited Company Help

If you're worried about work during the coronavirus crisis, this guide looks at your rights if you're self employed, including what help's there for limited company directors.

13 July 2020

Coronavirus Finance & Bills Help

Many are worried about the UK impact of the coronavirus on their ability to pay bills and even stay in their home. This guide tells you what help's out there if you can't pay bills or pay loans or credit cards back.

13 July 2020

What are your rights to a refund if you need to change or cancel a wedding?

Including can you reschedule, what do insurers cover and will you get a refund?

10 July 2020

Watchdog warns more than 100 package holiday firms over refund delays

The competition watchdog has written to 100 of the most complained-about package holiday providers, warning they could face enforcement action if they don't start complying with consumer law

10 July 2020

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