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Plans to help savers get the best pension income confirmed

26 March 2015

Pension providers will have to give more support to savers accessing their pension pots in future, under FCA plans

Opt-out selling of insurance add-ons may be banned

25 March 2015

Firms may be banned from automatically opting customers in to add-on insurance products, if FCA plans go ahead

Plans to allow savers to sell their pension income revealed

16 March 2015

Five million people who've already bought an annuity will be given the same freedoms as people nearing retirement

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12 March 2015

Current account switching 'working well', but improvement still needed

Seven day current account switching is working well for those who've used the service but there is a lack of confidence

10 March 2015

Payday lenders are failing customers in arrears

Payday lenders are "failing customers in arrears" and using "unacceptable practices", a review of the market has found

24 February 2015

Payday lenders must be on comparison sites from next year

Online payday lenders will be forced to publish details of their products on at least one price comparison website

23 February 2015

Industry challenged to do more to protect vulnerable consumers

The Financial Conduct Authority has launched a challenge to the industry to ensure it better protects vulnerable people

13 February 2015

Axa to include previous year's premium in insurance renewals

Axa's announced its renewal notices will include how much customers paid for insurance premiums in the previous year

10 February 2015

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

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

5 February 2015

Wonga escapes police probe over 'fake' lawyer letters

City of London Police says it won't carry out a criminal investigation into Wonga's dodgy debt collection practices

30 January 2015

PPI complaints process to be reviewed

The Financial Conduct Authority is to review whether the PPI complaints process is working for consumers

28 January 2015

'Second line of defence' for pension savers to be introduced

Additional protection for those accessing their pension pot from April is to be introduced, the FCA has announced

27 January 2015

Sentinel card protection reclaiming scheme launched. Are you due £100s?

Two million people who took out a Sentinel or similar card protection product may soon be able to claim redress

20 January 2015

Financial watchdog wants banks to help savers 'shop around'

Research conducted by the FCA has found that 80% of easy-access accounts have not been switched in the last three years

6 January 2015

Fallout of PPI scandal to continue for years, says ombudsman

Complaints about Payment Protection Insurance (PPI) have fallen but it's likely to take years to deal with

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