British Gas extends half-price electricity on Sundays offer for some smart meter users until April 2024 – here's what's happening
British Gas is extending its offer of half-price electricity on Sundays for some smart meter customers until April 2024.
28 February 2024
Energy standing charges to be reviewed amid calls from Martin Lewis and MSE for them to be lowered
Energy standing charges, which make up around £300 of most people's yearly bills, are to be reviewed by Ofgem.
27 February 2024
Third and final cost of living payment paid to millions on certain benefits – what to do if you haven't got yours
More than seven million households on certain benefits including Universal Credit and Tax Credits have now received the third and final instalment of their cost of living payment. Here's all you need to know on whether you're eligible and what to do if you're missing your payment.
23 February 2024
Octopus Energy buys Shell Energy UK – here's what you need to know
Octopus Energy has bought Shell Energy UK in a move which will see Shell's gas and electricity customers automatically transferred to Octopus in the coming weeks and months.
8 February 2024
Easyjet passengers have just DAYS left to redeem £58 million of vouchers before they expire
If you're an Easyjet passenger who was issued a voucher during the Covid-19 pandemic, you've just days left to use it before it expires by the end of Wednesday 31 January.
5 February 2024
New energy deal – 3% off energy bills available for almost anyone for a year
E.on Next's 'Pledge' tariff, which is now open to newbies, promises a 3% discount (about £50 a year on typical use) on the Price Cap for a year. We've full info in our MSE News story.
23 January 2024
Wizz Air passengers could get £100s back as airline is forced to review wrongly rejected refund claims – here's what you need to know
If your Wizz Air flight has been delayed or cancelled in the past six years AND the airline refused to refund you for additional costs incurred, such as replacement flights, you may now be able to get your money back.
18 January 2024
Amazon Prime Video to start showing ads unless you pay an extra monthly fee – here's what's happening
You'll have to pay an extra £2.99 a month for ad-free viewing from 5 February 2024, the online giant has announced.
3 January 2024
Millions of water and sewerage bill payers could get payouts if new legal claims succeed – here's what you need to know
Millions of water and sewerage bill payers could be due compensation payouts of up to £109 each if a new set of group legal claims against several big water firms succeeds.
3 January 2024
Rail fares in England to rise by up to 4.9% in March – here's what you need to know
Rail fares in England will rise by up to 4.9% next year, the Government has announced. The increases will come into effect on 3 March 2024.
22 December 2023
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Help mortgage prisoners NOW, Government urged – as one year passes since Martin Lewis-funded report put forward solutions29 February 2024The call comes nearly a year after the publication of a major report, funded by MoneySavingExpert.com founder Martin Lewis, which put forward costed solutions to the nightmare situation facing up to 200,000 people in the UK.
The Body Shop to close almost half its stores as it falls into administration – your shopping, refund and gift card rights explained29 February 2024Cosmetics retailer The Body Shop will close 75 stores over the next four to six weeks after falling into administration earlier this month. This comes after seven stores were closed on 27 February, resulting in almost half of its 198 stores shutting their doors for good and hundreds of staff facing redundancy
Tesco shopper? Today is your LAST CHANCE to spend or extend £18 million of expiring Clubcard vouchers29 February 2024If you've got a Tesco Clubcard, urgently check when your vouchers expire as £18 million worth will run out by the end of today (29 February).
British Gas extends half-price electricity on Sundays offer for some smart meter users until April 2024 – here's what's happening28 February 2024British Gas is extending its offer of half-price electricity on Sundays for some smart meter customers until April 2024.
Chase to raise minimum pay-in for cashback to £1,500 a month – here's what to do if you won't spend that much28 February 2024If you're a Chase customer, you'll soon need to pay in at least £1,500 a month to qualify for its 1% debit card cashback offer. But depending on when you signed up, this change won't take effect immediately – and you can work around it if you'll spend less than £1,500 each month.
3 January 2024It is a national tragedy that getting on for a million pensioners, many of whom have been paying into the system for years, are missing out on a critical boost to their income. It's called pension credit, and this year it also means you get an extra £650 to help with energy bills.
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12 December 2023If you’re shopping online for gifts, the deadline for ordering to get ’em in time for Christmas may be sooner than you think. Get it wrong and instead of presents under the tree, they could be held hostage at a courier firm’s out-of-town depot… To help avoid this, retailers now give their own final cut-off dates for orders you want...
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