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Labour to cut tuition fees to £6,000 a year if it wins election

27 February 2015

University tuition fees will be cut from £9,000 to £6,000 a year if Labour wins the General Election, Ed Miliband says

Revised Erudio deferral form available from today

27 February 2015

Graduates with an Erudio student loan who are eligible to defer paying it can now use the firm's revised deferral forms

The best and worst banks: First Direct tops the table and Barclays gets the wooden spoon

25 February 2015

More than 90% of First Direct's current account customers rate its service as 'great', compared to 39% at Barclays

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24 February 2015

Lloyds is worst offender for wrongly rejecting customer complaints

Lloyds Bank wrongly turned away the most complaints, with 74% of consumers' complaints upheld by the ombudsman

24 February 2015

Payday lenders must be on comparison sites from next year

Online payday lenders will be forced to publish details of their products on at least one price comparison website

10 February 2015

Vulnerable consumers pay triple high street prices for rent-to-own goods

Cash-strapped customers who buy TVs and washing machines through rent-to-own (RTO) schemes are paying three times more

5 February 2015

Wonga escapes police probe over 'fake' lawyer letters

City of London Police says it won't carry out a criminal investigation into Wonga's dodgy debt collection practices

30 January 2015

PPI complaints process to be reviewed

The Financial Conduct Authority is to review whether the PPI complaints process is working for consumers

15 January 2015

Bankruptcy threshold to be raised from £750 to £5,000

More financially vulnerable people will be able to avoid the most drastic formal insolvency solution from October

2 January 2015

New payday loan rules come into effect today

Vulnerable borrowers will be better protected from today as new rules to crack down on payday lenders come into force

31 December 2014

First Direct starts refunding customers over paperwork blunder

Some customers of First Direct have received a post-Christmas surprise worth thousands, following a paperwork blunder

29 December 2014

Peer-to-Peer lending to move into the mainstream in 2015

Christine Farnish, chair of the Peer-to-Peer Finance Association, explains why 2015 will see P2P lending go mainstream

23 December 2014

Erudio's arrears mail-out leaves graduates confused

Erudio customers have been left confused after receiving backdated arrears statements over the past few days

18 December 2014

Debt management firm to pay out £185K over communication delay

Over 4,500 customers of debt management firm Harrington Brooks will be paid redress

15 December 2014

First-time buyers to get 20% discount on 'starter homes'

The Prime Minister has today set out plans for a scheme offering 100,000 first-time buyers new homes with a 20% discount

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