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Asda Mobile hiking pay-as-you-go call, text and data costs from today – here's how to beat the increases

New and existing Asda Mobile pay-as-you-go (PAYG) customers will be charged more for calls, texts and data from today (26 September), with the provider hiking prices by at least 150%.

26 September 2022

Thousands of Three PAYG customers to be hit by huge price increases from today – here's how to beat the hikes

Thousands of Three pay-as-you-go (PAYG) mobile users will be charged more for the cost of calls, texts and data. From today (12 July), the price of a call will jump by 250%.

12 July 2022

Three to hit pay-as-you-go customers with steep price hike from February

Three pay-as-you-go mobile users will see the cost of using their phones both in the UK and abroad rocket from 16 February with the price of calls, texts and data increasing by up to 1,650%. But you can leave penalty-free and switch to a cheaper deal

12 January 2021

Giffgaff to hike pay-as-you-go prices – but boost some 'goodybag' allowances

Mobile operator Giffgaff will ratchet up the price of calls and double the price of texts for customers on standard pay-as-you-go next month - but many who buy its 'goodybag' bundles will benefit from more generous allowances

24 January 2020

Giffgaff increases pay-as-you-go prices – but boosts allowances too

Mobile operator Giffgaff is increasing the price of its two cheapest pay-as-you-go bundles, known as goodybags, while increasing the number of calls they include.

26 April 2019

Superdrug launches new mobile network - here's how it stacks up

A new mobile network launches today, rather bizarrely from high street beauty and healthcare retailer Superdrug

20 June 2018

Huge fine for Vodafone over billing and complaints handling – check your bill NOW for errors

Vodafone has been fined more than £4.6 million after Ofcom found issues with PAYG billing and complaints handling

26 October 2016

Family Mobile to close, but unused credit will be refunded

Family Mobile, IKEA Mobile and Smarter Mobile customers will no longer be able to use their pay-as-you-go (PAYG) service

7 July 2015

£100 cap announced for mobile phone theft victims

Mobile phone users will be protected from massive bills when their handsets are stolen, the government has announced

23 March 2015

Orange and Vodafone hike pay as you go mobile costs

From today some Orange PAYG customers will face price hikes and Vodafone customers will see increases from 14 July

1 July 2011