fined £80,000 by Information Commissioner’s Office

UK currency and finances

The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has fined £80,000 for sending emails to customers who had previously opted out of receiving direct marketing emails. confirmed to the regulator that it sent 7.1m emails and of those 6.7m had been received.

The company sent 7.1m emails over 10 days updating customers with its Terms and Conditions. But all the recipients had previously opted out of direct marketing.

According to the ICO Moneysupermarket’s email

To continue reading...

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have an Insurance Age account, please register now.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an indvidual account here: