When the trial period ends: Fighting for financial fairness with poor mental health

In 2011, I was lucky enough to go travelling around the world, which I can only describe as one of the best things I have ever done. However, when I got back and started taking stock of my finances, I noticed a £15 charge to a company that I didn’t recognise. I found this charge … Continue reading When the trial period ends: Fighting for financial fairness with poor mental health

Will the government’s “subscription trap” proposals go far enough?

In last week's Spring Budget, the UK government finally acknowledged a problem plaguing 60% of the UK population. That is the issue of companies employing ‘subscription traps’ to lure customers into unwittingly parting with their money on a regular basis. So, what is a subscription trap? One of the most common types is when companies … Continue reading Will the government’s “subscription trap” proposals go far enough?