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'I made £6,375 from YouTube videos last year'

24 February 2015

A mum-of-two has turned her part-time hobby of posting videos on YouTube into a lucrative money-making scheme

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

10 February 2015

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

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

15 January 2015

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

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Older News Stories

5 January 2015

One in nine worried they can't pay for housing costs after Xmas

More than 3 million people fear they'll miss their rent or mortgage payments this month following the cost of Xmas

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

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

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

15 September 2014

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

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

2 September 2014

Payday loan debt problems soar

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

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

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