Phone, mobile & broadband

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.

Most Moneywise readers still use landlines at home (but only just)

Friday, 15 June 2018 | News

Landlines remain the most popular to make phone calls from home, according to the results of Moneywise’s latest reader poll.

Cap proposed to prevent 118 bill shock

Wednesday, 13 June 2018 | News

A price cap on 118 calls has been proposed by Ofcom to prevent users of these directory enquiry numbers from being hit by bill shock.

Data is a better reward for kids than pocket money

Monday, 11 June 2018 | News

Parents are having to resort to new ways to reward or punish their kids.

£480 million frittered away on UK landlines every year

Monday, 04 June 2018 | News

Households are wasting large amounts of money every year on landline phones that go unused.

BT cuts 118 call costs – but it can still be beaten

Wednesday, 23 May 2018 | News

BT has cut the cost of calls to its 118 500 directory enquiries service but the price can still be beaten.

Deal of the week: 30% off TalkTalk broadband

Friday, 18 May 2018 | News

Internet surfers can get up to 30% off the cost of a TalkTalk broadband package.

Most Moneywise users don't waste cash on unused subscriptions

Thursday, 17 May 2018 | News

Consumers in the UK are wasting an eye-watering £553 million every month on services they don’t use and may even have forgotten about, with 40% of consumers continuing to pay for services they no longer use.

Virgin Mobile to up prices for 1.6 million users

Tuesday, 15 May 2018 | News

Around 1.6 million pay monthly Virgin Mobile customers will be hit with price hikes of 3.3% from July, the provider has announced.

TalkTalk rated worst provider for broadband and landline service

Thursday, 03 May 2018 | News

TalkTalk has been named the worst provider for broadband and landline services, according to new research.