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Now Broadband to hike prices by £42 a year – but you can leave penalty-free

It's Now's first broadband price rise since its launch in 2018, though if you're affected you can cancel penalty-free.

24 May 2023

Netflix to charge an extra £60 a year if you share your account with others – here's what you need to know

If you share your Netflix account with friends or family outside of your household, you now need to pay at least an extra £4.99 a month to do so.

24 May 2023

'I got £22,000 in backdated bereavement help and it's been life-changing' – check if you're eligible as MSE readers reclaim £124,000 so far

MoneySavers with children whose partners have sadly passed away have reclaimed £124,000-plus in total in backdated bereavement help, in just three months, after reading about it on

23 May 2023

Plusnet Mobile customer? You need to switch provider as it's closing down – here's what you need to know

Plusnet Mobile is closing down in the "coming months", which means all of its customers need to switch provider if they want to keep using their handsets – particularly if they want the same phone number.

23 May 2023

Martin Lewis: The price you pay for energy will drop considerably in July

The price households pay for energy "will drop considerably" in July, the energy regulator has confirmed to founder Martin Lewis on ITV's Good Morning Britain.

23 May 2023

Four energy firms pay millions in compensation over late final bills and overcharging customers – here's what you need to know

Four energy firms – E.on Next, Good Energy, Octopus Energy and Ovo Energy – have paid millions in compensation to households.

23 May 2023

Government rejects 'common sense' reforms to protect event goers from online ticket touts – here's what you need to know

Buying tickets to live music, sports or theatre events from a resale site often means paying way over the odds – and sometimes even being turned away at the door – due to online ticket touts charging inflated prices and selling invalid or non-existent tickets.

22 May 2023

Need to claim a tax refund for work expenses? Go directly to HMRC and avoid rebate firms that can take half your cash

HMRC has revealed that over 70% of people who claimed work-related expenses for the 2021/2022 tax year did so via an agent, missing out on receiving the full amount they could have got back.

22 May 2023

Hanley Economic launches top easy-access savings rate in 14 years at 4.25% - but you need to jump through some hoops to get it

Hanley Economic Building Society's new easy-access savings rate is the highest in 14 years and it overtakes the previous top rate of 3.71%.

22 May 2023

Martin Lewis: Here's how much less you'll likely pay for energy from 1 July according to final price cap predictions

Households on direct debit bills are likely to pay around 18% less for energy from 1 July, according to final price cap predictions shared today by founder Martin Lewis.

19 May 2023