Sarah Monro

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Job Spotter app to close down due to coronavirus

Job Spotter app to close down due to coronavirus

The Job Spotter app – which allows users to submit photos of job adverts in exchange for Amazon vouchers – is to close down. You'll soon no longer be able to submit new photos and the app will be suspended altogether on Friday 15 May, though if you've already earned vouchers they should be sent to you

9 April 2020

Ice loyalty scheme for Mastercard customers stops trading

Ice loyalty scheme for Mastercard customers stops trading

A loyalty scheme which let Mastercard users collect points when shopping at 'sustainable' retailers has ceased trading, less than two years after its launch

19 June 2019

Revealed: Shoppers given WRONG sale return rights info by 10 online stores

Revealed: Shoppers given WRONG sale return rights info by 10 online stores

Ten online retailers including household names such as Accessorize and Oasis have been giving shoppers the wrong info about their return rights for sale items, a MoneySavingExpert.com investigation reveals - and five more including M&S and New Look have given info we believe is misleading.

18 December 2018

Ryanair and Wizz Air add a new luggage charge this week

Ryanair and Wizz Air add a new luggage charge this week

Budget airlines Ryanair and Wizz Air are both cutting their free hand luggage allowance this week – unless you pay for priority boarding, you'll only be able to take one handbag-sized carry-on into the cabin on flights from Thursday 1 November.

30 October 2018

Sainsbury's to run Nectar 'double-up' promo next month

Sainsbury's to run Nectar 'double-up' promo next month

If you've a stash of Nectar points, you may want to hold off spending them until next month – Sainsbury's has announced it will run its next 'double-up' event in mid-November.

16 October 2018

Ofcom sets out plans to stop mobile users paying for handsets they already own

Ofcom sets out plans to stop mobile users paying for handsets they already own

The telecoms regulator has announced new proposals to stop mobile phone users paying for a handset they've already bought. But you don't need to wait for a change in the rules - if you're out of your minimum contract term, check now if you can switch and save £100s a year.

26 September 2018

Another top Tesco Clubcard offer to end

Another top Tesco Clubcard offer to end

Tesco Clubcard customers won't be able to swap their vouchers for Odeon cinema tickets from December, MoneySavingExpert can reveal

25 September 2018

House of Fraser to cancel and refund online orders

House of Fraser to cancel and refund online orders

House of Fraser is to refund online orders but customers remain confused over what's happening with gift cards

16 August 2018

Royal Mail trials new parcel postboxes

Royal Mail trials new parcel postboxes

Royal Mail is trialling postboxes which are big enough for you to post parcels

14 August 2018

Amazon ad for one-day delivery banned

Amazon ad for one-day delivery banned

An Amazon advert for one-day delivery as part of its Prime membership has been found to be

13 August 2018

Ordering contact lenses online? You could save 20% by NOT buying direct

Ordering contact lenses online? You could save 20% by NOT buying direct

Buying contact lenses online can often beat high-street prices, but DON'T automatically go direct to retailers

7 August 2018

Victory for MSE as Tesco delays cuts to Clubcard Rewards

Victory for MSE as Tesco delays cuts to Clubcard Rewards

Tesco has postponed cuts to its Clubcard Rewards scheme after a furious backlash from customers

15 January 2018

Autumn Budget 2017: National minimum wage to rise next April

Autumn Budget 2017: National minimum wage to rise next April

The national living wage is to rise by 4.4% in April 2018, from £7.50/hour to £7.83/hour

22 November 2017

Power of Attorney fee cut to £82

Power of Attorney fee cut to £82

The fee for registering a Lasting Power of Attorney has dropped from £110 to £82, in a move the Government hopes will en

7 April 2017

Tesco Orchard product testing freebie site to close

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

Hotpoint tumble dryer help: 3 extra tricks to get you a refund

Hotpoint tumble dryer help: 3 extra tricks to get you a refund

Been waiting months for Hotpoint tumble dryer repair? Here's how to try for a refund

11 March 2016