Energy company Scottish and Southern Energy (SSE) has put up its fuel prices for the second time this year.
UK hospitals would not be able to cope to cope with the extra demands of a bird flu pandemic, health experts are warning today.
A parent who took a leaf out of Jamie Oliver's book to improve local school meals has won the Consumer Action award in the first ever Sheila McKechnie Foundation awards.
Most childminders and nurseries provide a healthy diet for young children, government inspectors reveal today.
Mobile phone companies could be forced to cut their charges for making and receiving calls abroad, under EU plans.
Home improvement and repair work causes the most heartache for consumers of any product or service, figures released today show.
People who buy brand new homes are getting a raw deal because of increasing numbers of faults, according to a report out today.
Thousands of websites are to be scrutinised over the next three days in a worldwide sweep for online scammers.
Six million gas and electricity customers face more heartache after Powergen announced huge hikes to its energy prices.
Hospital trusts are raking in as much as GBP 1.5 million a year each from patients for car parking, health chiefs have confirmed.