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Advertising watchdog to consider pre-watershed ban on payday loans

26 November 2014

The Government has asked BCAP to look at the scheduling of payday loan ads to limit their impact on children

People over 40 'denied mortgages'

25 November 2014

New research suggests homebuyers over 40 are being denied mortgages because they will retire before the term is up

Wonga keeps 18,000 customers waiting for compensation

18 November 2014

Of the 45,000 customers who got fake lawyer letters from payday lender Wonga, 18,000 have yet to get compensation offers

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11 November 2014

Payday loan costs to be capped by watchdog

People taking out payday loans will never have to pay back more than double what they originally borrowed, the FCA says

10 November 2014

Customers being 'ripped off' by banks on Faster Payments limits

The limit for transferring money by Faster Payments with your bank is 100,000, yet many banks set the limit much lower

7 November 2014

Tesco starts refunding customers over paperwork blunder

Tesco Bank loan and credit card customers are receiving details of their share of 43m set aside due to paperwork errors

6 November 2014

Co-op Bank ditches travel rewards for credit card customers

About 12,000 Co-operative Bank travel credit card customers won't earn loyalty points to spend on holidays from December

31 October 2014

Are you an Erudio student loan holder? We want your feedback

We want your thoughts on Erudio's revised deferral form and revised 'how to guide' on applying for deferral

30 October 2014

Barclays' PPI mis-selling bill climbs to 5.02 billion

Barclays has set aside an extra 170 million to cover PPI mis-selling claims

29 October 2014

Bankruptcies down almost 20% during past year

The number of people going bankrupt has fallen to a 15-year low in England and Wales, according to official figures

29 October 2014

Yorkshire Building Society fined 4.1m over mortgage arrears failings

Yorkshire Building Society has been fined over 4.1 million for failing to properly deal with customers in arrears

22 October 2014

Guest comment: How banking bonuses have hit student loan repayments

Freelance higher education writer Andrew McGettigan explains how banking bonuses have affected the new deferment rate

10 October 2014

Scotland scraps 'slab' stamp duty system in favour of proportional rates

Home buyers in Scotland no longer face huge tax hikes if they buy a property that goes just over a stamp duty threshold

9 October 2014

Payday loan firms to be forced onto comparison sites

Payday lenders will be forced to provide details of their products on comparison websites, under proposals from the CMA

2 October 2014

Wonga busted by the FCA: 330,000 to have their loan wiped

All Wonga customers who are 30 days or more in arrears on their loans will have the balance completely written off

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