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Max Beckett

Content Editor - Broadband

About the Author

Max has the consumer at heart when it comes to telecoms. He's a resident Uswitch expert on saving money, handling price rises and knowing your rights as a customer. And you can find him offering his guidance and expertise as a spokesperson in a number of mainstream, regional and trade publications.

In addition, Max loves all things technology. From broadband and 5G to smart homes and smartphones, he's got his eye on future trends and the latest, greatest gadgets.

Writing guides, news and reviews as a Content Editor for Uswitch, Max is dedicated to helping you make more confident decisions with the gadgets and services you choose.


  • Saving money

  • Broadband

  • Mobiles & smart tech


  • BA in English Language and Linguistics - University of Kent

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Articles written by Max

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26 May 2023

How to get Volt benefits from Virgin Media O2 - Uswitch

What benefits do you get for being a Virgin Media broadband and O2 mobile customer? Find out with our detailed guide on Volt.

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18 May 2023

Broadband social tariffs for low income households - Uswitch

If you're on Universal Credit or receiving government financial support, you can find a much cheaper broadband deal with these providers.

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27 April 2023

See Ofcom's most complained about broadband providers - Uswitch

Where does your provider sit in Ofcom's latest broadband complaints list? Find out what caused customers to complain at the end of last year.

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03 April 2023

EE broadband price rise 2023: what can you do? - Uswitch

EE has hiked prices by nearly 15% for nearly every customer from 31 March 2023. Find out what you can do if you’re an EE broadband customer.

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03 April 2023

Vodafone broadband price increase 2023: what can customers do?

Vodafone has increased its broadband prices by nearly 15% for most customers in 2023. Find out what you can do if you’re affected.

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07 March 2023

Samsung Galaxy S21 FE review

Read our thoughts on the latest Samsung Galaxy 'Fan Edition' smartphone.

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27 February 2023

Uswitch Telecoms Awards 2023 shortlist announced

Find out the shortlisted broadband providers, mobile networks, TV platforms and smartphones from this year's Uswitch Telecoms Awards.

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02 February 2023

Revealed: Ofcom's most complained-about broadband providers

Looking to switch your broadband provider? Find out which providers top the latest complaints rankings from Ofcom.

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01 February 2023

Student Side Hustles

We’ve analysed popular online and offline side hustles, to reveal the most lucrative for students to start in 2023.

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13 January 2023

UK Fibre Optic Broadband Statistics 2023 - Fibre Optic Broadband Facts and Stats Report

The latest UK fibre optic broadband statistics for 2023, covering fibre optic broadband availability and regional variations, including average download and upload speeds and investment, different types of superfast broadband, and more.

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28 November 2022

Our best broadband deals Cyber Monday 2022 - Uswitch

Browse our best range of the latest Black Friday and Cyber Monday 2022 broadband deals on Uswitch, including heavy discounts on broadband and TV bundles...

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23 November 2022

Sky vs BT: who has the best Black Friday 2022 deals? - Uswitch

See our 2022 Black Friday broadband deals and TV bundles for Sky and BT and decide which offer is best for you.

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