Phone, mobile & broadband

Cash in on your old mobile

Wednesday, 05 June 2013 | Article

A raft of mobile phone recycling websites have sprung up over the past couple of years. These include mazumamobile.com, fonebank.com, envirofone.com and mobilephonexchange.co.uk.

Make money from your old mobile

Wednesday, 24 August 2011 | Article

Most of us now have a whole drawer full of old mobile phones we no longer use. But while it makes sense to keep one spare for an emergency why not sell off your old handsets and earn some extra cash?

Cut your mobile phone bill

Tuesday, 23 August 2011 | Article

Do you fancy reducing your mobile phone bill to just £10 a month? If so, then a SIM-only mobile tariff could be the answer.

How to get cheaper phone calls

Wednesday, 29 September 2010 | Article

1. Shop around
Compare the cost of different home phone packages with price comparison websites like uswitch.com and homephonechoices.com – they will even handle your...

Five ways to improve your broadband speed

Thursday, 03 March 2011 | News

Slow speed is the single biggest cause of dissatisfaction among broadband users, according to the regulator Ofcom.

Don't put up with bad broadband

Wednesday, 05 June 2013 | Article

Forty-three-year old Lenny Russell, from Heywood, near Manchester, is desperate to switch to a new broadband provider having endured a catalogue of problems with...

Don't get stung by these hidden broadband costs

Wednesday, 01 June 2011 | Article

1. Line rental

Most internet service providers don’t quote the cost of line rental, but this is one expense you really must take into consideration. Unless you...

Cut the cost of international phone calls

Monday, 29 April 2013 | Article

Communicating over the internet isn’t limited to sending emails, instant messages, tweeting or updating your Facebook status - thanks to Voip (voice over internet protocol) it’s...

Can dongles cut the cost of broadband?

Thursday, 03 October 2013 | Article

A dongle is a wireless adapter that, when inserted into the USB port on your computer or laptop, allows you to connect to the web from anywhere - just as long as there’s a 3G or 4G signal.

How phone apps can save you money

Tuesday, 23 August 2011 | Article

From helping you manage your budget, to finding you savings on the high street, there are no end of applications you can get on smartphones.