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Equifax fined £500,000 for failing to protect customer data

Credit reference agency Equifax has been fined £500,000 following an investigation into a hack last year, which compromised more than 15 million UK customer records

20 September 2018

Wonga goes into administration - what it means for you & Martin Lewis's view

Wonga has gone into administration, marking the end of the road for the UK's largest payday loan firm. Below you can read MoneySavingExpert.com founder Martin Lewis's view

31 August 2018

Pension scam victims lost an average £91,000 each

Regulators are warning about the highly sophisticated scams in a new TV ad

14 August 2018

Lifetime ISA should be scrapped, says influential group of MPs

A group of MPs has called for the Lifetime ISA to be scrapped, just a year after it was launched

26 July 2018

Over one million have just seven days to renew their tax credits

More than a million people are yet to renew their tax credits, with just one week to go until the 31 July deadline

24 July 2018

Ticketmaster customers warned their data may have been stolen

Ticketmaster customers' personal and payment information may have been accessed in an online 'security incident'

27 June 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

Claims firms could have to point consumers to free alternatives

Claims firms may have to clearly spell out their fees and direct customers to free alternatives BEFORE they sign up

6 June 2018

Twitter tells users to change their passwords

Twitter users have been told to change their password after the firm admitted it hadn't properly stored them

4 May 2018

Household bills continue to rise, MSE Bills Tracker shows

Average overall costs for household bills and expenses are up 1.4% over the 12 months to March 2018

30 April 2018

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