MoneySavingExpert News

October

Switch now: Martin's car and home insurance warning ahead of groundreaking rule changes

Important changes to the way insurers charge new and existing customers are on their way, which will put an end to the 'loyalty premium' borne by consumers, says MoneySavingExpert.com founder Martin Lewis.

19 October 2021

Tesco follows Aldi and Amazon as it launches its first ever checkout-free supermarket store

Tesco has launched its first checkout-free store where shoppers can pick up their shopping and leave without needing to pay at a till. Tesco's 'GetGo' store opened in High Holborn in London today (19 October). It will be open seven days a week from 7am to 11pm.

19 October 2021

Christmas supermarket delivery slots have opened but they are selling out fast - here's when and how to book

Ocado and Waitrose have begun taking bookings for food deliveries over the Christmas period and so we have compiled a full breakdown of what the other leading supermarkets are doing - but you may need to act quickly as many slots have already been taken.

19 October 2021

Government app to be launched next year, allowing Brits to access free school meals and change their driving licence details in one place

The Government has unveiled plans to launch an app that will allow users to access Gov.uk services all in one place. The new app will allow users to look up information and apply for different Government features through one account.

18 October 2021

Martin Lewis: Enough is enough - the Government must include protection against scam ads in its Online Safety Bill

The MoneySavingExpert and Money and Mental Health Policy Institute founder warned during an evidence session that some take their own lives after being scammed and more needs to be done to protect them.

18 October 2021

GOTO Energy Limited stops trading - here's what it means for your gas and electricity

GOTO Energy, which has about 22,000 household customers, has become the latest energy provider to cease trading – meaning a total of 13 suppliers have gone bust in the past six weeks.

18 October 2021

Teletext taken to court by consumer watchdog over failure to refund cancelled holidays during Covid

The UK consumer watchdog is to take court action against Teletext Holidays and Alpharooms over the travel companies failure to fully refund customers for holidays cancelled during the Covid-19 pandemic.

18 October 2021

Pure Planet and Colorado Energy cease trading – here's what it means for your gas and electricity

Pure Planet and Colorado Energy, which have about 250,000 customers combined, have become the latest energy providers to cease trading – making a total of 11 suppliers to go bust in the last six weeks.

18 October 2021

Martin Lewis: The BIG insurance rule change is coming - what you need to know before 1 Jan

Important changes to the way insurers charge new and existing customers are on their way, which will put an end to the 'loyalty premium' borne by consumers, says MoneySavingExpert.com founder Martin Lewis.

15 October 2021

Vodafone ad banned by UK advertising watchdog for 'misleading' consumers

The UK advertising watchdog has banned an advert issued by Voxi, a subsidiary of Vodafone, for "misleading" customers over data and pricing.

15 October 2021