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Revealed: £1m stuck in Dart Charge accounts closed due to inactivity - how to get it back

Almost 78,000 motorists may be able to reclaim cash from payment accounts for the Dartford Crossing which have been automatically closed because they've not been used for 15 months, can reveal.

18 February 2021

EDF to take on Green Network Energy's 360,000 customers – how the new tariffs stack up

Customers of gas and electricity provider Green Network Energy – which stopped trading last week – will be transferred to EDF

9 February 2021

British Airways extends vouchers for trips disrupted by coronavirus to 2023

British Airways customers who have accepted vouchers for disrupted flights or holidays during the coronavirus pandemic will now be able to use them for travel until April 2023, as the airline's extended their validity for a year. Travellers with bookings up to April 2022 can also now swap trips for vouchers

29 January 2021

Martin Lewis: How changing the day you apply for car insurance may halve costs founder Martin Lewis has helped a furloughed worker save over £450 on car insurance using his 21 day renewal trick - here's how you can cut your costs and do the same

29 January 2021

Tesco Bank to raise minimum repayments by average £20/month for up to 125,000 customers

Up to 125,000 Tesco Bank credit card customers could see their minimum repayments rise by £20 a month on average from March, in a move the lender says is a bid to combat persistent debt. For many, higher repayments are a good thing, as you clear debt quicker and pay less overall, but it can also hit cashflow and give you less flexibility. Here's what's happening and what to do if you're struggling

29 January 2021

Ikea extends £20 gift vouchers given out in annual Christmas tree promotion until April

Ikea shoppers now have longer to make use of £20 gift vouchers that were given out as part of its annual Christmas tree promotion, as the retailer has extended their validity until mid-April. It comes after concerns shoppers can't redeem vouchers as Ikea stores are closed due to coronavirus restrictions

28 January 2021

Ocado to axe 'Low Price Promise' from February

Online grocery seller Ocado is to ditch its 'Low Price Promise' from 1 February. If you're an Ocado shopper, here's what it means for you

28 January 2021

Warning issued over coronavirus vaccine scams - here's how the NHS will actually contact you

Households have been urged to watch out for scammers posing as the NHS or claiming to offer coronavirus vaccines who then attempt to your steal personal details or con you out of cash

27 January 2021

Green Network Energy and Simplicity Energy stop trading – what you need to know

Green Network Energy, a medium-sized gas and electricity supplier with about 360,000 customers, has stopped trading, as has smaller firm Simplicity Energy, which has about 50,000 customers

27 January 2021

Travellers arriving from 22 countries face hotel quarantine

Travellers arriving from 22 countries with known coronavirus variants will need to quarantine in Government-provided accommodation such as hotels for 10 days, the Prime Minister has confirmed

27 January 2021