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FCA launches consultation on improving complaints procedures

12 December 2014

The Financial Conduct Authority has announced a series of proposals to improve financial services complaints handling

Switching 'hassle' must be eliminated, as full-scale bank probe launched

6 November 2014

A full-scale investigation of the current account market has been launched by the competition watchdog

Current account switching up 22% as consumers wise up to better deals

15 October 2014

More than one million current accounts have been switched during the first year of the seven-day switching regime

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11 September 2014

Guest Comment: 1.1m switched bank in the last year

The Payments Council reveals new research to coincide with the first anniversary of the Current Account Switch Service

8 September 2014

5 million RBS & NatWest savers to be switched to low-paying accounts

Five million NatWest and RBS customers will be switched to new accounts in January paying well below the best buys

8 July 2014

Watchdog mulls probe into stingy savings accounts

Banks that pay ultra-low interest rates on savings accounts because customers don't switch may face a crackdown

30 June 2014

Risky mortgage clampdown outlined by Bank of England

Bank of England's planning to cap home loans and introduce stronger checks to make sure borrowers can afford repayments

26 June 2014

Paying cheques by photo set to come soon, Government confirms

You'll soon be able to pay a cheque into your bank simply by uploading a photo of it, under new Government measures

26 June 2014

Comparing bank accounts to get easier thanks to data deal

It should soon be easier to compare and switch current accounts to the best bank for your spending habits

12 June 2014

NatWest, Lloyds, TSB and RBS lift basic account cash machine ban

Basic bank account customers of Lloyds Bank, RBS/NatWest and TSB will soon be able to withdraw cash from any ATM

16 May 2014

MoneySavingExpert.com and Which? team up for PPI help leaflet

MoneySavingExpert.com and Which? have teamed up to help consumers reject unfair PPI redress offers from banks

14 May 2014

Got mortgage problems? Get help early, Ombudsman says

The Financial Ombudsman Service says complaints are up - but too many people are leaving it too late to seek help

19 March 2014

Budget 2014: The key points for savers, including Isa boon

Chancellor George Osborne announced big changes for savers in today's Budget - here's a round-up of how they affect you

27 December 2013

Cheques set to become payable via smartphone photos

Government plans mean smartphone users will be able to pay cheques in by sending a photo to their bank

5 December 2013

Hit by NatWest/ RBS glitch? Call your bank NOW to get your money back

NatWest, RBS and Ulster Bank customers hit by this week's IT glitch are reporting being offered compensation

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