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Payday loan costs to be capped by watchdog

11 November 2014

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

Guest comment: 'Payday loan ads should be banned before the watershed'

15 September 2014

The Children's Society is calling for a change in law to ban payday loan adverts from TV and radio before 9pm

Payday loan debt problems soar

2 September 2014

The number of people struggling to cope with payday loan debts has risen by more than 13,000 in the past year

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Older News Stories

1 August 2014

'Halifax, Lloyds TSB and NatWest's fake letters as bad as Wonga's'

MoneySavingExpert.com has compiled a 'fake' letter ranking based on the debt collection letters we've received

18 July 2014

NatWest and Halifax caught sending misleading debt demands

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

17 July 2014

Provident is latest firm caught sending misleading payment demands

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

11 July 2014

MoneySavingExpert.com sees second, more misleading payment demand from Npower

MoneySavingExpert.com has seen another disingenuous letter sent by Npower purporting to be from an external debt firm

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

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"

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

14 May 2014

MSE research shows link between mental health and debt

Our research shows people who have had mental health problems are more likely to have suffered serious debt issues

4 April 2014

New rules to protect people from bailiffs take effect

Bailiffs are to be banned from entering homes at night and from using physical force against debtors under new laws

3 April 2014

Financial regulator to probe credit card market

The FCA is to scrutinise whether competition in the UK's £150bn credit card market is working well for borrowers

16 December 2013

New Scottish bankruptcy law 'will cause misery', debt groups say

Debt advice groups protest against plans to make bankrupts in Scotland pay off their debts over four years

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