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Vision Direct customer card details stolen in data hack

Vision Direct customers who ordered online or updated their details earlier this month may have had their personal and financial data stolen, after the website was breached

19 November 2018

Watchdog to investigate if your personal details determine how much you pay

An investigation has been launched into whether online shoppers are paying different prices for the same items - depending on factors such as where they live and whether they are married

5 November 2018

Still waiting for a House of Fraser order? You can now claim from your bank

Several major banks have started accepting Section 75 and chargeback claims from House of Fraser customers who have been waiting weeks for undelivered orders and refunds, MoneySavingExpert can reveal - and some shoppers have already got their money back

25 October 2018

Cash Converters website hit by breach

Pawnbroking company Cash Converters has warned customers about a data breach on its old website

16 November 2017

Asos introduces 'try before you buy' so you only pay for what you keep

Online fashion store Asos has introduced a 'try before you buy' option for its UK app customers

2 November 2017

MSE investigation reveals John Lewis IS 'knowingly undersold'

John Lewis's famous 'Never Knowingly Undersold' policy has been called into question after it failed to reduce prices

16 May 2017

Sainsbury's cans 'My Coupons' scheme - but Nectar points bonanza is on the way

Sainsbury's shoppers have been left disappointed by the decision to can its long-running 'My Coupons' trial

24 April 2017

Tesco Orchard product testing freebie site to close

Supermarket heavyweight Tesco has announced it will be shutting down its product-testing website 'The Orchard at Tesco'

24 March 2017

Topcashback users logged in to wrong accounts after recurring security glitch

A security glitch at Topcashback has caused hundreds of users to be 'partially' logged in to someone else's account

13 March 2017

Catalogue brands to refund 300,000 shoppers for near-worthless insurance

More than 300,000 Ace and Studio shoppers are in line for refunds after they were flogged near-useless insurance

17 February 2017

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