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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

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

11 July 2014

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

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Older News Stories

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

25 November 2013

Finally! Government to cap costs of payday loans

George Osborne has today announced a cap on the costs of controversial payday loans

16 October 2013

Welsh schools could get financial education boost

Financial education in Wales will get a boost if a new bill is backed by its National Assembly this evening

19 July 2013

QuickQuid email gaffe: Payday lender admits getting addresses from other firms

Payday lender QuickQuid has admitted it got hold of non-customer details from third parties, following its email blunder

11 July 2013

Warning: Ignore QuickQuid emails demanding non-existent debts

Consumers have been bombarded with emails from QuickQuid about outstanding debt, despite never having taken out a loan

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