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Hit by 1990s student loans blunder? Check for Erudio packs in post

24 July 2014

If you were sent misleading letters about your student loans, check for the correct paperwork coming in the post

NatWest and Halifax caught sending misleading debt demands

18 July 2014

NatWest and Halifax are the latest firms we've found to have sent misleading payment demands to customers in debt

Provident is latest firm caught sending misleading payment demands

17 July 2014

Short-term lender Provident is the latest firm to have used dubious 'legal' tactics to pressure people to pay off debts

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15 July 2014

Payday loans cap will slash costs, regulator says

The FCA says the cost of payday loans and other high-cost short-term credit will fall 'significantly' under its plans

15 July 2014

Tell the regulator: Has it got payday loan cap right?

Today, the FCA is proposing a cap on payday loans to stop excessive charges being passed on to customers

14 July 2014

Payday lender The Money Shop lent thousands too much money, watchdog rules

Over 6,000 borrowers who were lent more than they could afford are to be refunded a combined total of more than £700,000

11 July 2014

500,000 moved from rewards credit cards to Barclaycard Freedom – but how does it compare?

Customers with a reward credit card from the likes of BHS, Orange and Thomas Cook have all been moved to Barclaycard

8 July 2014

Should you call your bank before going abroad?

When you use your card to make purchases abroad, it can mean you display an abnormal spending pattern

8 July 2014

'Stigma' stops payday loan complaints, Ombudsman says

Complaints about payday lenders have more than doubled in the last two years but the 'stigma's' holding others back

8 July 2014

Student Loans Company must stop 'misleading' debt collection tactics, Government says

A Government minister has told the Student Loans Company not to use 'misleading tactics' to collect debt

4 July 2014

Banking trio used dubious 'legal' tactics to pressure indebted customers

HSBC, Lloyds Banking Group and RBS are the latest firms caught using dubious 'legal' tactics to get people to pay debts

4 July 2014

300,000 graduates sent fake debt collection firm letters by Student Loans Company

The Student Loans Company's letter purports to be from a debt recovery firm called "Smith Lawson & Company"

1 July 2014

Payday lenders face rollover crackdown from today

Payday lenders will no longer be able to roll over loans more than twice from today

27 June 2014

Is it just Wonga? Send us your debt demands from fake lawyers

MoneySavingExpert is calling for you to email us copies of any letters you've received from fake lawyers chasing debts

25 June 2014

Wonga to pay £2.6m after threatening borrowers with fake lawyers

Wonga pressured 45,000 customers into repaying payday loans by sending letters from non-existent law firms chasing debt

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