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Giving gift cards for Christmas? Make sure you know your rights

If you're thinking of buying gift cards for Christmas, bear in mind the firm won't always honour them if it collapses

9 December 2013

Yodel named worst parcel delivery firm

Almost three quarters rated their experience with parcel giant Yodel as bad, with Royal Mail scoring best

21 January 2013

HMV stores to accept gift cards again

The stricken chain's administrators will start accepting gift cards from Tuesday

21 January 2013

Shoppers vent fury at Yodel as Christmas deliveries arrive late

Complaints about delivery giant Yodel include presents arriving late for Christmas, and damaged parcels

4 January 2013

Whoops! Boots tells 9,000 they'd won Barcelona trip... but they hadn't

Boots made a huge gaffe by emailing all who entered to say they were winners. It is offering £10 compensation

16 November 2012

Comet named easiest for haggling

Electricals retailer Comet is the top high street retailers to haggle with, according to a poll

27 September 2012

Barclaycard introduces contactless 'PayTag'

Millions of Barclaycard Visa credit card customers will be able to make contactless payments using a PayTag sticker

19 April 2012

Mysupermarket adds Boots and Superdrug to price comparisons

Shoppers searching for toiletries and beauty products can now compare costs between most of the major sellers on one site to find the best prices

10 November 2011

Asda launches gadget trade-in site: is it any good?

Asda promises to beat its rivals' price but you can often better the offer by doing a few seconds' research

17 May 2011

Superdrug takes on Boots with loyalty card launch

Superdrug customers will be able to pick up the free Beautycard in any store from Wednesday and collect points with most purchases

6 May 2011