MoneySavingExpert News


Self-employed? Don't miss 31 January self-assessment tax return deadline

If you're one of the millions of taxpayers still to file their online self-assessment tax return, you've a month until the deadline. Most self-employed workers whose finances have been hit by coronavirus also have just over four weeks left to make any delayed so-called payments 'on account'

25 January 2021

New free GHIC replaces the EHIC – what you need to know

Holidaymakers who apply for a European Health Insurance Card (EHIC) to get free or discounted medical care while within the EU will now be given a UK Global Health Insurance Card (GHIC)

5 January 2021

'Tampon tax' abolished across the UK from today

The tax was scrapped on 1 January

1 January 2021

Major mobile firms have 'no plans' to bring back EU roaming charges – what you need to know

Fee-free mobile roaming when you travel to European Union countries will no longer be guaranteed from 1 January 2021, but major mobile operators have confirmed they have "no plans" to bring charges back now that a trade deal has been reached

30 December 2020

E.on takes 1.5 million payments early in Christmas billing blunder

E.on takes 1.5 million payments early in direct debit blunder

24 December 2020

TalkTalk to hike cost of home phone calls package by £24 a year

TalkTalk home phone customers with its Unlimited UK Calls Boost plan will see prices rise by £24 a year from January, the provider has confirmed. But you can cancel your contract penalty-free.TalkTalk landline customers with its Unlimited UK Calls Boost plan will see their bill jump by £24 a year from January. But if you're affected, the good news is you can simply cancel the calls plan penalty-free

23 December 2020

Tesco limits sales of toilet roll, eggs, rice and soap

Tesco has re-introduced restrictions on grocery sales, allowing shoppers to buy only three packs of certain items and just a single pack of toilet roll. However the supermarket and its rivals insist there are currently no product shortages and are urging customers to shop normally

23 December 2020

'Irresponsible' Klarna ads banned by advertising watchdog

Four 'irresponsible' Instagram posts promoting buy now, pay later service Klarna have been banned

23 December 2020

Amigo wants to limit guarantor loan mis-selling payouts to avoid going bust – what it means for you

Anyone with a current or future guarantor loan mis-selling claim from the sector's largest lender, Amigo Loans, may not get the full amount they're owed

22 December 2020, Teletext Holidays and Ryanair named and shamed after hideous results in major new MSE Covid travel refunds survey – action's needed

A major new survey by has revealed which travel firms are least likely to have paid out full refunds for trips cancelled due to coronavirus

19 December 2020