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BT Broadband and Infinity fibre review 2018

Tuesday, February 20th 2018

BT's arguably the best-known telecoms company in the UK. But does being the biggest mean it's the best? BT reckons it does and claims to be the country's most popular broadband provider. Can it...

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What happens when my mobile contract ends?

Wednesday, February 14th 2018

What happens when my mobile contract ends? Your service doesn’t switch off, your phone won’t explode. No, what actually happens when your contract ends – for the large majority – is that...

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Roundup: This week’s best deals in broadband , TV, mobile, energy and tech

Friday, February 9th 2018

If this rings true for you, then it may be time to switch your broadband, mobile or energy provider. Lucky for you we’ve spent the week combing through deals online and picked out the best ones for...

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Roundup: This week's best deals in broadband, TV, mobile, energy and tech

Friday, February 2nd 2018

The bad news is that some of those deals have expired since we wrote about them, so if you didn’t take advantage then you’ve missed out (boo!). But there is also good news (yay!) in that many of...

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How do I get out of my broadband contract for free?

Thursday, February 1st 2018

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The five best green energy deals on the market right now

Wednesday, January 17th 2018

Hard-hitting documentaries such as the BBC’s Blue Planet have highlighted the effect of climate pollution and waste on nature and our oceans. But you don’t have to be Captain Planet to save...

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Millennials 'most likely' to switch broadband or mobile provider

Tuesday, September 5th 2017

A study by EY shows that a third of millennials – also called Generation Y – have changed mobile phone operator two or three times in the past five years. Nearly half of millennials (47%)...

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Ofcom drops Sky investigation but says some customers may be due refunds

Tuesday, August 8th 2017

But the regulator is encouraging former Sky customers who had made written cancellation requests to contact the provider as they may be due a refund. An investigation was opened in August 2015...

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Stick, twist, or argue with the dealer? What to do about the Virgin Media 4.7% price hike

Thursday, August 3rd 2017

Broadly speaking there are three options you should consider: Stay and do nothing, switch, or stay and try to haggle Virgin Media down to something you find palatable. Or, as I like to think about...

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Ask the expert: When should I consider switching my broadband provider?

Tuesday, July 25th 2017

People are funny. In an area of psychology called ‘behavioural economics’ (don’t let that put you off, it’s just the science of why we make irrational decisions), studies have found that we...

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