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Cold Callers

More SSE customers could claim mis-selling cash

SSE customers who signed up on their doorstep or by phone could have a mis-selling claim, says Trading Standards

9 April 2013

Action needed on PPI cold-callers, Which? says

Which? found seven out of 10 consumers have been cold-called by companies in the last three months

19 March 2013

Ofcom to tackle nuisance calls

The regulator has today announced a number of ways to tackle abandoned and silent calls

8 January 2013

'Oi, David Cameron, sort out petrol prices!'

High fuel and energy costs top consumers' 'must tackle' list, a poll reveals

3 December 2012

Ban PPI firms from cold calling, Citizens Advice says

Nine in 10 have been contacted out of the blue by claims management firms in the past year, says Citizens Advice

14 November 2012

PPI text spammers face £250,000 fine

Two individuals accused of sending millions of spam text messages face a huge fine if found guilty

1 October 2012

Campaign to protect consumers from rogue doorstep sellers

The OFT has today launched its annual doorstep selling campaign, to help consumers know their rights

19 July 2012

The rogues that ignore 'no cold callers' signs

Charities and political parties are the worst offenders at ignoring 'no cold callers' signs, according to a new poll

18 May 2012

FSA to contact 76,000 consumers on 'fraud list'

Nearly 80,000 people who feature in fraudsters' 'phone books' are to be contacted by the City watchdog

24 April 2012

Compensation due after HomeServe fined £750,000 for silent calls

Ofcom has today fined HomeServe for making silent calls, but those affected can claim back £10 compensation

19 April 2012