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Subscription traps may have to give notice of charges in crackdown

Published on Saturday 4th of March 2017 12:01:00 AM in Guardian

“Subscription traps” that turn a month’s free trial into regular paid-for custom will be targeted in the budget next week.Philip Hammond will set out elements of a forthcoming consultation on better protection for consumers who sign up for such offers, familiar from Amazon Prime, Netflix, magazine ...

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  • Total shares on Linkedin : 10
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