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Barclays' PPI bill climbs to 4.85 billion

30 July 2014

Barclays today announced that it has set aside a further 900 million to pay for its part in the PPI mis-selling scandal

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

Payday loans cap will slash costs, regulator says

15 July 2014

The FCA says the cost of payday loans and other high-cost short-term credit will fall 'significantly' under its plans

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15 July 2014

Tell the regulator: Has it got payday loan cap right?

Today, the FCA is proposing a cap on payday loans to stop excessive charges being passed on to customers

14 July 2014

Payday lender The Money Shop lent thousands too much money, watchdog rules

Over 6,000 borrowers who were lent more than they could afford are to be refunded a combined total of more than 700,000

1 July 2014

Payday lenders face rollover crackdown from today

Payday lenders will no longer be able to roll over loans more than twice from today

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

25 June 2014

Wonga to pay 2.6m after threatening borrowers with fake lawyers

Wonga pressured 45,000 customers into repaying payday loans by sending letters from non-existent law firms chasing debt

10 June 2014

Bill to curb TV payday loan ads comes to Parliament

A Bill calling for payday loan adverts to be banned between 5.30am and 9pm has been heard in Parliament

28 May 2014

Speedy Cash 'photos with Santa' flyer branded 'irresponsible' by watchdog

The ASA has told payday lender Speedy Cash not to target ads for its in-store events at families with children

15 May 2014

Beware - Payday loan brokers posing as credit unions online

Payday loan brokers are posing as credit unions in an attempt to lure new customers, a real credit union warns

9 May 2014

Erudio Student Loans: 500 people had money mistakenly taken from accounts

Erudio Student Loans has admitted over 500 people have mistakenly had money taken from their accounts not 50

10 April 2014

Student loans: Graduates deserve truth about what goes on credit files

People who defer students loans taken out between 1990 and 1998 will have this information added to their credit files

1 April 2014

Reclaimed PPI? Some banks have underpaid 100s

If Barclays, Lloyds or RBS/NatWest have offered you PPI redress on a loan since 2012, you may be owed 100s more

1 April 2014

Payday lenders must comply with new rules from today

The FCA promises 'tough and decisive action' against payday lenders that do not follow its strict new rules

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