Shops & Companies
Visa, Mastercard & Amex Chargeback
Little-known card purchase protection that can get £1,000s back
There's valuable hidden protection on Visa, Mastercard and Amex credit cards and most debit and charge cards. It's called 'chargeback' and means if you don't receive the goods you bought, you may be able to get your money back.
Fight Unfair Private Parking Tickets
Tickets are often invalid. Don't automatically pay
If you get an unfair ticket in a private car park, don't automatically pay it. These supposed 'fines' handed out are merely invoices, often unenforceable, and it's a Wild West out there – many private parking firms are frankly cowboys.