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Halve broadband costs or treble the speed

The key to cheap broadband is to snap up short-lived promo deals, and right now there are two corkers.

17 May 2017

Crackdown on ads with 'misleading' broadband speed claims

Broadband firms could be forced to make sure at least 50% of customers receive the headline speed quoted in ads.

4 May 2017

Broadband customers pay £113 annual 'loyalty penalty' for sticking with provider

Research by Citizens Advice has found that monthly broadband bills jump by 43% on average when introductory deals end

11 April 2017

Vodafone ordered to reduce customer's £10,500 data bill

Ombudsman rules the bill should be cut by 75% after investigation finds Vodafone was partly to blame

11 April 2017

Ofcom proposes automatic compensation for broadband and landline customers

Broadband and landline customers could pocket up to £185m in compensation payouts each year under new Ofcom proposals

24 March 2017

Plusnet fined £880,000 for billing former customers

The BT-owned telecoms firm has overcharged 1,000 people by more than £500,000 in total

22 March 2017

Orange, Freeserve and Wanadoo email addresses to shut down

Anyone with an email account from mobile and broadband provider Orange needs to move to an alternative email address

17 March 2017

Urgent. Cheapest fibre b'band & line rent equiv to £13/mth all-in - or standard speed £5/mth

Urgent. Cheapest fibre b'band & line rent equiv to £13/mth all-in - or standard speed £5/mth

17 March 2017

'I was charged £10,500 for data on my dongle' – if your usage isn't capped, watch out

A Vodafone customer has racked up an astonishing bill after exceeding the data allowance on his uncapped Wi-Fi dongle

15 February 2017

TalkTalk cuts the price of broadband for new AND existing customers – but most can save more elsewhere

TalkTalk is cutting the price of its broadband and fibre packages for those that sign up for two years

31 January 2017

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