31 Oct 2007Huge rise in complaints about water firmsAlmost 241,000 written complaints were made by customers to water and sewerage companies in 2006-07, an increase of nearly 30% compared with the previous year, the Consumer Council for Water announced today.
31 Oct 2007Drivers still flouting mobile lawDrivers continue to flout the law and use handheld mobile phones while behind the wheel, figures released by a road safety website suggest.
31 Oct 2007More supermarket competition neededShoppers in some areas of the UK are being let down by a lack of competition between supermarkets, a major probe released today has found.
31 Oct 2007Banks lose card cover appealBanks and credit card companies have failed in their bid to deprive British shoppers of valuable protection when they use their credit cards abroad.
30 Oct 2007TV networks launch YouTube rivalTelevision networks NBC and Fox are set to launch an online video site that hosts programming from various entertainment companies in a bid to seize viewers from Google's YouTube.
30 Oct 2007One in 15 cars uninsuredAlmost one in 15 cars on Britain's roads is being driven while uninsured, new government figures show.
30 Oct 2007How to claim a payment protection refundIf you've got a mortgage, have borrowed money or bought something on credit, check whether you're paying for payment protection insurance (PPI) you don't need, Which? warns today.