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Convo quiz: can you guess these top 10 European cities?

by 31 October 2014
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We thought we'd try something new this week - a Which? Convo quiz. As the autumn chill sets in, cast your mind back to your favourite European city break. Has it made it into our top 10? (more about European cities...)

Would you share or swap your car, house or power tools?

by 30 October 2014
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From carpooling to house swapping, the Sharing Economy empowers you to hire out everything from power drills to spare rooms. Debbie wants your views to feed into her review of the Sharing Economy. (more about the Sharing Economy...)

Ros Altmann: why you should control your pension fund

by 29 October 2014
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In recent months we’ve discussed what the pension reforms will mean for you when it comes to retirement. In this guest post, pension expert Dr Ros Altmann calls on the pensions industry to give savers their freedom... (more on your pension fund)

Scam watch: ‘financial services’ cold callers

by 28 October 2014
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Ever had a call from a scammer posing as a financial services provider? They’re persistent and plausible, but beware of divulging any personal details to these cold callers. (more about 'financial services' scam...)

Do nuisance calls cause you annoyance or anxiety?

by 27 October 2014
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Making change happen can take days, months or years - and thanks to the support of our community and our campaign supporters, our joint work on the menace of nuisance calls is continuing to pay off. (more about nuisance calls...)

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Jo Swinson: getting you a better deal on used cars

by , Consumer Affairs Minister Transport & Travel 1 November 2014
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Buying a used car isn’t always easy. Are you getting the best deal? Or are you being taken in by a scammer wanting to make a quick buck? Here’s Jo Swinson on what’s being done to get you a better deal on used cars. (more about used cars...)

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Convo quiz: can you guess these top 10 European cities?

by , Conversation Editor Transport & Travel 31 October 2014
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We thought we'd try something new this week - a Which? Convo quiz. As the autumn chill sets in, cast your mind back to your favourite European city break. Has it made it into our top 10? (more about European cities...)

What's your opinion on this story?

Spending Scottish & Northern Irish notes in England & Wales

by , Conversation Editor Money 30 October 2014
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Can you legally spend Scottish and Northern Irish banknotes in England and Wales? Find out why a technicality has been causing some confusion... (more about legal tender...)

5 people have joined in this Conversation

Would you share or swap your car, house or power tools?

by , Love Home Swap CEO Money 30 October 2014
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Share on cork board

From carpooling to house swapping, the Sharing Economy empowers you to hire out everything from power drills to spare rooms. Debbie wants your views to feed into her review of the Sharing Economy. (more about the Sharing Economy...)

5 people have joined in this Conversation

Ros Altmann: why you should control your pension fund

by , Pensions Expert Money 29 October 2014
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Gold piggy bank

In recent months we’ve discussed what the pension reforms will mean for you when it comes to retirement. In this guest post, pension expert Dr Ros Altmann calls on the pensions industry to give savers their freedom... (more on your pension fund)

2 people have joined in this Conversation

Scam watch: ‘financial services’ cold callers

by , Online Writer Money 28 October 2014
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Ever had a call from a scammer posing as a financial services provider? They’re persistent and plausible, but beware of divulging any personal details to these cold callers. (more about 'financial services' scam...)

4 people have joined in this Conversation

Why NHS complex care funding could depend on where you live

by , Senior Health Researcher Consumer Rights 28 October 2014
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We’ve found a postcode lottery in how the NHS pays for the care of people with complex medical needs, such as care homes. Getting funding for ongoing care shouldn't depend on where you live. (more about care funding...)

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Do nuisance calls cause you annoyance or anxiety?

by , Parliamentary Manager Technology 27 October 2014
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Making change happen can take days, months or years - and thanks to the support of our community and our campaign supporters, our joint work on the menace of nuisance calls is continuing to pay off. (more about nuisance calls...)

17 people have joined in this Conversation

Traffic light labelling must not be de-railed

by , Chief Policy Adviser Energy & Home 26 October 2014
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The recent decision by the European Commission to launch infraction proceedings against the UK for its traffic light labelling scheme is disappointing. The scheme is vital to making informed choices. (more about traffic light labels...)

11 people have joined in this Conversation

Can your credit card company explain your legal rights?

by , Money Researcher Consumer Rights 25 October 2014
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Not only are credit cards a convenient way to pay, but they can also offer legal protection if something goes wrong. This protection has existed for four decades, so why are many providers still getting your rights wrong? (more about section 75..)

7 people have joined in this Conversation

Your view: 50 shades of tea

by , Conversation Editor Energy & Home 24 October 2014
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This week you shared your tips for making the perfect cuppa. While it's one of the world's oldest drinks, we still haven't mastered a technique for us all. Everyone's got their way, so here's how you make your brew. (more about the perfect cuppa...)

3 people have joined in this Conversation

Will the universal spare wheel save you when you break down?

by , Senior Cars Researcher Transport & Travel 24 October 2014
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If you get a puncture that’s beyond repair in a car that lacks a spare wheel, there’s a good chance you’ll have to be towed to a garage by a breakdown provider. Not anymore. (more about the universal spare wheel...)

9 people have joined in this Conversation

Bad phone signal at home – can you cancel your contract?

by , Conversation Editor Technology 23 October 2014
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What happens if you’ve got rubbish mobile phone signal in home, but you’re locked into a one- or two-year contract? Is it easy to cancel? No, as many of the stories shared on last week’s BBC Watchdog showed. (more about mobile phone signal...)

18 people have joined in this Conversation

How well do you know your pension schemes?

by , Head of Economic Analysis Money 23 October 2014
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I gave evidence in front of the Pension Schemes Bill Committee today, tackling one of the proposed new pieces of legislation to implement the pension reforms announced back in the Budget. (more about pension schemes...)

6 people have joined in this Conversation

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