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Guest Comment: It's time to review all high-cost loans

Andrew Bailey, chief executive of the FCA, explains why the regulator is widening its focus on lending

Government likened to payday lender over its refusal to budge on retrospective student loan changes

The Government has been likened to a payday lender after refusing to reverse its freeze on repayment thresholds

Call for 'breathing space' bill to give those with debt a year’s respite

People experiencing money troubles could soon benefit from up to a year's 'breathing space' from the drivers of debt

Record numbers seek debt help in 2016, warns charity

Over 300,000 owing an average of £14,000 each turned to StepChange for help between January and June

1.6 million families in 'extreme' debt

Millions are spending at least 40% of their wages on debt repayments, research has found

Max savings & mortgages after base rate cut

As historic 0.25% low signals new era of rate changes, protect YOUR money, earn up to 6% savings & check your mortgage

Erudio to contact graduates again over deferment deadline blunder

Student loans administrator Erudio is to write again to thousands of graduates to confirm new deferment deadlines

Do you rent? Here's a new trick to boost your credit rating

Millions of private tenants can boost their credit rating by opting in to a scheme that records if they pay rent on time

Budget 2016: Money Advice Service to be replaced

The Money Advice Service is to be replaced by a new "slimmed down" guidance body

A masterclass to cut the cost of ALL debts

Martin Lewis tackles cutting the cost of different types of debt one at a time.

Experian shakes up how it calculates credit scores: what it means

Experian has shaken up the way it calculates people's credit scores meaning many suddenly dropped or increased

QuickQuid and Pounds to Pocket to refund £1.7m to 4,000 payday loan borrowers

CashEuroNet UK LLC, trading as QuickQuid and Pounds to Pocket, lent some customers more than they could afford to repay

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