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Facebook Marketplace launches new postal service but sellers will be charged to use it from January – here’s all you need to know

From January 2022, sellers who sell items on Facebook Marketplace that are set to be delivered to the buyer will be charged 2% - here is what you need to know.

31 December 2021

Martin Lewis and MSE join coalition of organisations urging Government to use Online Safety Bill to tackle scams and the Money and Mental Policy Institute, which were both founded by Martin Lewis, are among 17 organisations today 'pleading' for Government action to protect people from online crime.

7 May 2021

Facebook and eBay urged to act to stop fake reviews

The competitions watchdog has called on online giants Facebook and eBay to act urgently to stop fake and misleading reviews appearing on their sites, after finding evidence of a "thriving marketplace" for false online reviews

21 June 2019

Massive Facebook hack – what it means for you

Facebook has revealed 50m accounts have been hacked, though it is unclear how many of those are in the UK

29 September 2018

Facebook bug made up to 14 million users' posts public

Facebook has said a software bug made some private posts public for as many as 14 million users over several days in May

8 June 2018

Martin Lewis meets Facebook over fake adverts

MSE Founder Martin Lewis will ask Facebook to fundamentally change the way it polices adverts at a meeting today

16 May 2018

Martin Lewis slams new Facebook Messenger scam using his name and picture - what to watch out for founder Martin Lewis has said he's

13 February 2018

Facebook Messenger to allow you to transfer money within a chat

You'll soon be able to send cash to your family and friends using Facebook's Messenger app

6 November 2017

Advertising watchdog bans fake Facebook 'Martin Lewis' ads

Three Facebook ads which used images of founder Martin Lewis have broken advertising rules

18 October 2017

Facebook takes on eBay and Gumtree with its own online marketplace for app users

Facebook is launching its own free-to-use classified-ads platform for buying and selling goods locally

4 October 2016