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Energy bills could rise up to £436 as popular fixed deals end

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13 popular fixed deals from seven energy suppliers are set to end on 31 May[1] Households could see a bill price hike of up to £436 – an eye watering …

Travelling pets an insurance hazard for a fifth of drivers

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Two thirds (69%) of drivers have travelled with a pet in their car[1] but almost a fifth (19%) don’t secure them when driving and let it roam free in the …

uSwitch comments on Ofcom’s ‘Text-to-switch’ proposal to allow mobile customers to change provider

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Commenting on Ofcom’s ‘Text-to-switch’ plans for mobile customers Ernest Doku, mobiles expert at uSwitch.com, said: “Whilst the material harm in the form of double-paying is handled deftly in this new …

uSwitch comments on the launch of the HTC U11

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Commenting on the launch of the HTC U11, Ernest Doku, mobiles expert at uSwitch.com, comments: “Phone fans have become so used to incremental design changes to their favourite handsets that …

uSwitch app wins double at the Drum MOMA Awards

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uSwitch.com, the price comparison and switching service, has won the ‘Most Innovative Use of Mobile’ and the ‘Chairman’s Award’ at the Drum MOMA awards for its energy switching mobile app. Held …

uSwitch comments on Three adding new destinations to its ‘Feel at Home’ package

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Commenting on plans announced by Three to add new destinations to its ‘Feel at Home’ package, Ernest Doku, telecoms expert at uSwitch.com, says: “With EU roaming charges set to be …

Suggestion price cap will fix energy market is red herring, says uSwitch

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Commenting on the inclusion of an energy price cap pledge in the Conservative party manifesto, Richard Neudegg, Head of Regulation at uSwitch.com, says: “Energy bills are too high for many …

Brits hit by £300 million in unarranged overdraft fees

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One in eight (13%) consumers have dipped into their unarranged overdraft in the last year[1] costing an average of £33 each time[2] Almost half (46%) of those charged for using …

uSwitch comments on FCA complaints data

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Commenting on the publication of the Financial Conduct Authority’s (FCA) latest complaints data, Tom Lyon, money expert at uSwitch.com, says: “PPI remains the most complained about financial product making up nearly three …

Consumers could reclaim £1.3 billion of credit from energy suppliers

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More than 11 million households could reclaim a staggering £1.3 billion of credit from energy suppliers following the winter[1] Consumers in credit could reclaim an average of £117[2] Almost one …