Supermarket sell-out? Top tips to make sure you get the best deal at the checkout
Alan Titchmarsh Show / Legal Topics

Supermarket sell-out? Top tips to make sure you get the best deal at the checkout

The unprecedented monopolisation of grocery shopping by big stores and international names over the past 20 years has changed our shopping habits and the way we spend our weekends.  Whether you are the type of shopper who follows a list, compares prices between stores or just throw things in a basket and hopes for the best, … Continue reading

Storms, floods, wind and snow: how to survive the winter weather
Alan Titchmarsh Show / Legal Topics

Storms, floods, wind and snow: how to survive the winter weather

Britain’s bad weather caused misery for thousands of families and households over the Christmas period and into 2014. With the weather forecast to become even more extreme in the coming months and years, there are some things that everyone should be aware of, before the storms come and after. Already this winter, over 2,000 homes … Continue reading

Identity theft: protect yourself against low-tech crime
Alan Titchmarsh Show / In the News / Legal Topics

Identity theft: protect yourself against low-tech crime

According to Financial Fraud Action UK (FFA), fraud losses on UK cards totalled £388 million during 2012, showing a 14% increase on the previous year.  Such stark statistics are understandably causing consumers some concern, especially in the run up to Christmas when credit cards are hit the hardest. FFA also found that this rise in card … Continue reading

Rough copy – conned by counterfeit goods
Alan Titchmarsh Show / In the News / Legal Topics

Rough copy – conned by counterfeit goods

At the start of National Consumer week and with Christmas  around the corner, The Alan Titchmarsh Show consumer ‘Dream Team’ turned its attention to the multi-billion pound industry in counterfeit goods.  We take a look at how you can avoid being caught out and how to seek redress if you are. Fake Ugg boots, copycat … Continue reading