Phone, mobile & broadband

Laptops are expensive: consider upgrading rather than replacing

Your home laptop probably cost you a fair bit when you bought it.

Half of UK households not taking advantage of faster broadband speeds, as Ofcom announces measures to speed up Britain's internet

Friday, 14 December 2018 | News

More than nine in 10 households can now get superfast broadband, but less than half have taken advantage of it.

Deal of the week: 15,000 Nectar points when you take out an EE mobile contract

Friday, 14 December 2018 | News

If you take out a new mobile contract at an EE store you can collect up to 15,000 Nectar points.

UK’s worst streets for broadband speeds named and shamed

Wednesday, 12 December 2018 | News

Greenmeadows Park, in Bamfurlong, Gloucestershire has the slowest broadband in all of the UK, with average download speeds of just 0.14Mbps, according to new figures from

Cap on rip-off 118 directory enquiry call costs announced

Wednesday, 28 November 2018 | News

Telecoms regulator Ofcom is capping the cost of calling directory enquiry services to protect consumers from high prices.

Deal of the week: Save up to £440 on broadband, sport and mobile with BT’s Black Friday deals

Friday, 16 November 2018 | News

BT has unveiled its early Black Friday deals with savings of over £440 on broadband, sport and mobile.

EE and Virgin Media fined £13.3 million for overcharging customers - are you owed a refund?

Monday, 19 November 2018 | News

The communications regulator has fined EE and Virgin Media £13.3 million for overcharging phone and broadband customers who wanted to leave their contracts early.

Broadband customers could be overcharged by £230 a year if they don’t switch provider

Friday, 09 November 2018 | News

The super-complaint from the Citizens Advice Bureau claiming that customers who stay with the same supplier for household services are overpaying £4.1 billion a year could just be the tip of the iceberg, new research reveals...

Calls for mid-contract broadband price hikes to be banned as nine in ten consumers think they’re unfair

Monday, 05 November 2018 | News

Broadband providers need to bring an end to the "unfair" practice of raising prices mid-contract, TalkTalk says.

Most recommended and best value mobile phone providers

Friday, 02 November 2018 | Article

Looking to changes mobile phone provider? Find out which household names came top in this year's awards

Broadband customers could save £150 if they are warned their contract is ending - but they risk hefty fines

Tuesday, 09 October 2018 | News

Households could save more than £150 every year from ‘end of contract warnings’ but uSwitch says regulator’s proposals could risk extra fees.