Articles by Hannah Nemeth

Mistakes on mobile bills cost Brits £64m

Wednesday, 20 June 2018 | News

Almost three million people in the UK have been overcharged by their mobile phone provider, new research has revealed.

Owning a home is cheaper than renting anywhere in the UK

Wednesday, 20 June 2018 | News

First-time buyers would pay less, on average, on mortgage payments if they bought a property than if they rented one, according to new research.

Visa responds to Treasury Committee over its system failure

Tuesday, 19 June 2018 | News

Card giant Visa has responded to the Treasury Committee’s demand for answers over what went wrong after a Visa system failure on 1 June left customers across Europe unable to make debit or credit card transactions.

Shoppers offered cash for unwanted John Lewis clothes

Tuesday, 19 June 2018 | News

Shoppers are being offered money for recycling unwanted clothes they’ve bought from John Lewis stores and its website – even if the items are damaged.

Stat of the Month: Shoppers make 13.2 billion card payments, overtaking cash

Monday, 18 June 2018 | News

Debit cards have overtaken cash for the first time as the most popular way for consumers to shop, according to new figures.

New one-stop service launches for families to tell banks when a loved one dies

Wednesday, 13 June 2018 | News

A new service has launched to enable bereaved families to report a death to major financial services providers in one go.

M&S Christmas ad slammed as ‘misleading’

Wednesday, 13 June 2018 | News

Marks & Spencer has been rebuked by the advertising watchdog for “misleading” adverts that claimed shoppers could buy their Christmas dinner in December 2017 for £10 less than in 2016.

Thieves target holidaymakers before they even board the plane

Tuesday, 12 June 2018 | News

More than one in 10 Brits (11%) say they have fallen victim to pickpockets at the airport, or know someone who has, according to a new report.

Railway firms skirt the law on compensation claims, says Which?

Monday, 11 June 2018 | News

Some train companies are providing misleading advice to passengers about their rights to claim reasonable costs when there is disruption to their train service and it’s the railway company’s fault, a new investigation has...

'Waitrose effect' boosts house prices - but Aldi and Lidl get in on the act

Monday, 11 June 2018 | News

Owning a home in walking distance of a leading supermarket could mean that your property is worth as much as £21,500 more than other homes, new research has revealed.