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Warning: Fake Martin Lewis Bitcoin scam emails

We've seen a spike in reports from MoneySavers who've received emails using Martin Lewis' image to advertise Bitcoin trading - but Martin NEVER endorses products, and nor does MSE, so don't be fooled

13 September 2019

Councils' use of bailiffs increases – with parking debts behind the surge

Councils across England and Wales used bailiffs to collect 2.6 million debts in 2018/19, an increase of 7% in just two years

11 September 2019

'Our son spent over £1,000 online on his Xbox' – how to avoid an unexpected bill

A couple who were stunned to find their son had spent over £1,000 in 123 different transactions on his Xbox One are warning other parents to make sure they have set up spending controls

30 August 2019

145 million old £1 coins still not returned – how to make them spendable again

Some 145 million old-style £1 coins still haven't been returned to the Royal Mint, more than 18 months after they went out of circulation

16 August 2019

Revealed: Over a million could have saved on prescriptions with a 'season ticket' last year

More than a million patients in England paid more than they needed to for NHS prescriptions last year and could have saved an average of over £35 by getting a 'prescription prepayment certificate'

26 July 2019

Can you leave work if it’s too hot? Your rights in the heatwave

Working in heatwave temperatures can be uncomfortable, so if you're struggling, here's what you need to know

24 July 2019

15 MoneySaving tips to beat the summer heatwave

Whether you want to bask in the upcoming forecast heatwave outdoors or simply keep cool, we've dug out the top MoneySaving ways to survive the sizzle

23 July 2019

Body cameras to be compulsory for some bailiffs

Private bailiffs and High Court enforcement officers will have to wear body cameras under new rules

22 July 2019

Viagogo suspended from advertising on Google

Google has suspended secondary ticket resale site Viagogo from advertising

17 July 2019

Cash left in your ParentPay account? How to get it back after term ends

Parents who use online payment provider ParentPay may have leftover credit sitting in their accounts – here's how to check and get a refund

16 July 2019

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