The EU may have just slashed data roaming charges in half, but ‘bill shock’ is still a serious risk. Here’s how to avoid a pricey post-holiday phone bill.
From today, roaming charges will face further caps within the European Union, cutting the cost of data use in member states by more than half.
Mobile phone operator Three is to abolish international roaming charges in five more countries from 1 July.
Vodafone customers could see their monthly bills increase by 10 per cent following price hikes announced today.
Telephone line rental costs have increased by 38 per cent over the past five years, putting more pressure on stretched household finances.
Shock mobile phone bills, phantom charges and billing errors are driving people into debt, according to Citizens Advice.
Almost half of European mobile phone customers dramatically limit their internet use when travelling to another EU country, because of high roaming charges, a study has found.
Tesco Mobile is to offer 4G for free to all new and existing customers on both pay monthly and SIM only contracts from today.
UK economy growing at fastest pace since financial crisis; smartphone shipments top one billion; Governments need to 'deter' oil speculators.
TalkTalk is to make all landline privacy calling features completely free in a bid to help customers avoid nuisance, scam and unwanted calls.
More than seven million loyal customers who have never switched any of the top 10 most popular financial products could be missing out on billions of pounds worth of savings.
Calls to 'freephone' numbers will become free from mobile phones as well as landlines, the regulator Ofcom has announced.
Mobile phone operator Three has abandoned roaming charges for customers visiting the US.
Consumers will be better protected from "huge bills" run-up on stolen mobiles under an agreement between the government and four phone operators.
Consumers will be able to exit their landline, broadband or mobile contract without penalty if their provider increases the cost of their monthly deal, Ofcom has announced.
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