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Deal of the week: Amazon launches Black Friday event a week early

Friday, 17 November 2017 | News

It may still be a week away, but Amazon has launched its first wave of Black Friday deals including coffee machines, televisions and other technology.

Take a #TechFree15 minute break to protect your devices

Tuesday, 07 November 2017 | Article

Are you reading this article on your smartphone, tablet or laptop?

Stay secure online: How to be Cyber Aware

Tuesday, 07 November 2017 | Article

From banking to shopping and social media, we are now reliant on the internet to conduct many aspects of our daily lives.

Investigation into Equifax data breach launched by financial regulator

Tuesday, 24 October 2017 | News

Equifax customers may be pleased to hear the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has finally decided to step in and investigate the recent security breach at the credit rating agency.

50 ways to make money: Income from possessions

Thursday, 05 October 2017 | Article

Household bills have risen 10 times faster than incomes have grown since the start of the financial crisis, research by price comparison website uSwitch has found.

eBay set to launch price match guarantee

Friday, 14 July 2017 | News

Shoppers searching for good value online could be in for a treat as e-tailer eBay is set to launch a new price matching service for over 20,000 products.

Eight ways to avoid online price hikes

Monday, 10 April 2017 | Article

A growing number of e-retailers now use ‘price discrimination’ to make more money from their customers, rather than offering a single price for their goods.

17 ways to protect your money online in 2017

Friday, 03 February 2017 | Article

When was the last time you changed your password for Amazon, eBay or even your own bank? And when did you last back up your files or update antivirus software? Feeling sheepish?

Regulator to investigate fake online reviews

Friday, 19 June 2015 | News

The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) is to investigate whether companies are posting fake reviews on websites or paying for endorsements online without that relationship being made clear to consumers.

Amazon ordered to pull misleading Prime advert

Wednesday, 04 March 2015 | News

Amazon has been ordered to stop running an advertisement for its Prime service, after the Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) found it to be misleading.