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uSwitch comments on increase in bank complaints

Commenting on data published by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) today, showing an increase in banking complaints, Tashema Jackson, money expert at uSwitch.com, says: “Today’s rise in complaints figures really …

Still time to avoid paying £600 extra in household bills before the clocks go back

Households could see bills rise by up to £49 per month – £593 a year – from November as popular energy and broadband deals come to an end[1] 49 energy …

Three quarters of drivers mistakenly think third party insurance is always cheaper

Three quarters (72%) of drivers mistakenly believe third party cover is always cheaper than fully comprehensive policies[1] Motorists who only search for third party policies potentially over pay by £929[2] …

uSwitch comments on the FCA’s Financial Lives Survey

In response to the FCA’s Financial Lives Survey released today revealing the financial vulnerability of the nation, Tashema Jackson, money expert at uSwitch.com, says: “In the last ten years the cost of …

uSwitch comments on rise of household bills ahead of Consumer Price Index inflation figures

Commenting on the latest Consumer Price Index inflation figures, published today, Tashema Jackson, money expert at uSwitch.com, says: “The rise in cost of everyday bills from the weekly supermarket shop …

uSwitch responds to draft energy price cap bill

Commenting on the publication of the Government’s draft bill to introduce a price cap on energy bills, Head of Regulation at uSwitch.com, Richard Neudegg says:  “The proposal for a widespread price cap verges on negligence by …

uSwitch responds to Ofgem proposals to help vulnerable households

Ofgem proposes extending the pre-payment safeguard tariff to 1 million recipients of the Warm Home Discount on standard meters uSwitch welcomes moves to target help for those who need most support, but reiterates …

Households owe £318 million to energy suppliers before winter begins

Energy debt rises 9%: households start autumn £318 million in debt to their energy suppliers – at a time when they should be in credit[1] One in ten – the …

uSwitch comments on EE’s voice call outage

Commenting on EE’s voice call outage, Ru Bhikha, mobiles expert at uSwitch.com, says: “EE customers affected by this major voice call outage will understandably be concerned and frustrated. “While it’s …

uSwitch comments on Ofcom’s proposed changes to the Broadband Speeds Code of Practice

Commenting on Ofcom’s proposed changes to its Broadband Speeds Code of Practice, Richard Neudegg, head of regulation at uSwitch.com, says: “Under these new proposals, from the point the issue is …