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One in 10 shoppers using buy now, pay later services have been chased by debt collectors, warns charity

One in 10 shoppers using buy now, pay later (BNPL) services have been chased by debt collectors, rising to one in eight young people, according to new research from Citizens Advice.

3 September 2021

TalkTalk TV and PlayStation Now are MoneySavers' least-used subscriptions, new MSE poll finds

TalkTalk TV and PlayStation Now are MoneySavers least used subscriptions, a new MoneySavingExpert poll has found. It could be a good prompt to do a direct debit audit and check you're not paying for a service each month that you no longer use.

18 August 2021

Groupon threatened with court action after refusing cash refunds

Deals website Groupon faces court action unless it improves how it treats its customers, the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has said.

9 August 2021

ALL shops in England must charge 10p for plastic bags from 21 May

The fee retailers charge for single-use plastic carrier bags is to double from 5p to 10p in England from 21 May, while those making purchases in smaller shops will also now have to pay the charge.

18 May 2021

Morrisons scraps 'More' loyalty points in favour of personalised money-off discounts

Morrisons is to axe its 'Morrisons More' loyalty points scheme and replace it with new personalised money-off vouchers via its app

11 May 2021

Ikea launches 'buy back' scheme for old furniture - and you can get up to 50% of the item's original value

Ikea has today launched a new scheme allowing shoppers to trade in their old Ikea furniture in return for vouchers to be spent in store – here's how it works.

5 May 2021

Sainsbury's stops weekly Nectar bonus points offers for some shoppers in mystery loyalty scheme shake-up

Sainsbury's has confirmed a shake-up to the Nectar loyalty scheme, which could see weekly bonus-point offers phased out for some

21 April 2021

Burton and Dorothy Perkins shoppers struggle to return online purchases after Boohoo takeover

Burton and Dorothy Perkins shoppers have been left struggling to return clothes because they are unable to generate return labels online and the retailers no longer provide paper versions.

20 April 2021

Ikea extends £20 gift vouchers given out in annual Christmas tree promotion for a second time until August

Ikea shoppers now have longer to make use of £20 gift vouchers that were given out as part of its annual Christmas tree promotion, as the retailer has extended their validity until 1 August.

14 April 2021