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Complaints about 'payday loan middlemen' soar

19 August 2014

Complaints about 'Payday loan middlemen' sites that take money from people's accounts have doubled in the last year

Got an HSBC personal loan? You could be due a share of £218m in refunds

4 August 2014

HSBC has set aside nearly £218 million to refund the interest paid by some 'fixed sum unsecured loan' customers

'Halifax, Lloyds TSB and NatWest's fake letters as bad as Wonga's'

1 August 2014

MoneySavingExpert.com has compiled a 'fake' letter ranking based on the debt collection letters we've received

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Older News Stories

30 July 2014

Barclays' PPI bill climbs to £4.85 billion

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

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

15 July 2014

Payday loans cap will slash costs, regulator says

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

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

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