Save on your handset: Get a refurbished phone and ditch your pricey contract

Friday, 27 July 2018 | Blog | By Francesca Bloor

If, like me, you aren’t enticed by the latest smart phone and its flash new features, perhaps you should consider purchasing a refurbished handset and a Sim-only contract to save money.

Poorest 30% of families 'up to £150' worse off

Tuesday, 24 July 2018 | News

Britain’s poorest 30% of families were up to £150 worse off in 2017/18 compared to the 2016/17 financial year, according to a report by an independent think tank.

'Urgent intervention' into smart meter roll-out called for by MPs

Monday, 23 July 2018 | News

“Urgent government intervention” into the roll-out of household smart meters is needed, according to a cross-party group of MPs.

Water bills to rise by 2%

Thursday, 01 February 2018 | News

Households in England and Wales will see water and sewerage bills rise by an average of 2% (£9) from 1 April, while households in Scotland will see price hikes limited to 1.6% (£6) a year.

Water bills set to fall

Wednesday, 13 December 2017 | News

Water bills in England and Wales could fall by £15 to £25 a year from 2020, according to the water regulator.

Broadband users may be overpaying as contract uncertainty reigns

Thursday, 14 September 2017 | News

Broadband users should check they’re not overpaying for their service as confusion reigns about contract terms and what package is actually needed.

Moneywise users prefer paper communication

Thursday, 17 August 2017 | News

Over a third (37%) of users prefer to receive bills and statements from financial firms and home finance providers by post.

New energy supplier Engie bids to shake-up sector with tracker tariff

Friday, 12 May 2017 | News

A new challenger has entered the UK energy market, promising more transparency for consumers over bills and pricing.

Theresa May pledges energy price cap if re-elected

Tuesday, 09 May 2017 | News

Prime Minister and Conservative party leader, Theresa May, has today confirmed long-expected plans to introduce an energy price cap if she’s re-elected on 8 June.

Plusnet to hike home phone prices by up to 17%

Tuesday, 09 May 2017 | News

Plusnet customers will be hit with home phone price hikes of up to 17%, the provider has announced.