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Tesco's Clubcard Pay+ prepaid card gives points on spending - here's who should get it

Tesco Bank's new prepaid debit card is now available to all 20 million Clubcard holders following a series of trials last year

25 January 2022

MPs call state pension shortfalls for women a 'shameful shambles' - here's how to check to see if you are owed money

if you think you've been affected and underpaid it's important you check to see if you are owed money.

21 January 2022

Tens of thousands of Three customers to lose 'free' roaming abroad as they're 'forced' on to new contracts - here's all you need to know can reveal that the mobile operator is 'forcing' certain customers to sign up to new plans, which means they'll lose their 'free' roaming benefit.

21 January 2022

Millions of BT, EE, Plusnet, TalkTalk and Vodafone customers to be hit with price hikes of up to 9.3% - here's what you can do about it

Millions of BT, EE, Plusnet, TalkTalk and Vodafone customers will be hit with price hikes of up to 9.3% this spring. All of the telecoms providers use December's consumer prices index (CPI) rate of inflation, as announced this week, to determine increases...

20 January 2022

Virgin Media offers automatic discounts to customers waiting on hold and seeking a price cut - but wait to speak to someone in person as you may be able to get a better deal

Virgin Media is offering automated discounts to cable customers put on hold who call up seeking a price cut, (MSE) has learnt, although we've heard of users securing far better deals if they stay on the line and haggle in person.

19 January 2022

Motorbike insurer MCE to cancel cover for all 105,000 policyholders – what it means for you

MCE Insurance Company, which was one of the UK's biggest motorbike insurers, is to cancel all of its 105,000 remaining policies after falling into administration last year. The moves comes despite the insurer initially promising to honour existing cover until its planned end date.

18 January 2022

It's time to slay the pelican! Five easy ways to save on big bills in 2022

From 0% balance transfers to switching up your broadband, see our top five tips for saving money in 2022.

18 January 2022

Amazon shelves plans to stop accepting Visa credit cards - here's all you need to know

Amazon has shelved plans to stop people using Visa credit cards to buy items on the shopping platform from 19 January.

17 January 2022

Calls made for the price cap to be immediately extended to protect those in communal buildings from soaring energy bills

Hundreds of thousands of households could soon see their gas and electricity bills rise by up to 300% because they aren't protected by the energy watchdog's price cap, according to consultancy firm Ginger Energy, which has called on the regulator to act.

12 January 2022

Self-employed or a high earner? Don't miss the upcoming self-assessment tax return deadline

If you're one of the millions of taxpayers still to file their online self-assessment tax return, you've less than a month until the deadline. Here's what you need to do to avoid a £100 fine.

11 January 2022