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'Misleading' Three ad didn't spell out potential mobile price rises

The ASA has ruled that Three didn't make it clear in a leaflet that pay monthly mobile prices could rise mid-contract

20 December 2012

PPI text spammers censured by watchdog

Complaints about a company which sent text messages about PPI reclaiming and compensation for accidents have been upheld

12 December 2012

Hotel chains not showing full prices with taxes

Nearly half major hotel chains in the UK are breaching regulations by not including VAT in headline prices, says Which?

30 August 2012

Groupon told to clean up its act by OFT

The daily deals site has been given three months to improve its trading practices following an OFT investigation

16 March 2012

OFT to investigate Groupon over multiple advertising breaches

Daily deals site Groupon is being investigated by the Office of Fair Trading (OFT)

1 December 2011

Tesco told to make Price Check limit clearer in ads

Tesco has been reprimanded by the advertising watchdog for leaving out a key condition in its refund promise

16 November 2011

Tastecard 'misleading' restaurant vouchers advert banned by ASA

Taste Marketing wrongly issued an email stating its plastic entitles users to a 'whopping 50% OFF at all our UK venues'

23 March 2011