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Final PPI reclaim deadline set – don't delay, reclaim NOW to beat the backlog

The regulator has announced a final deadline of 29 August 2019 for consumers to reclaim mis-sold PPI

2 March 2017

1,000s sign petition demanding ban on pensions and investment cold calling

A petition calling for an end to cold callers selling pensions and investments has been backed by Martin Lewis

28 October 2016

Economy Energy probed by Ofgem over selling practices

Regulator steps in amid fears the company's marketing and telesales practices could have broken the rules

22 September 2016

Water customers 'could switch suppliers,' Ofwat proposes

The regulator says opening up the water market to rival companies could help households save money

19 September 2016

Consultation launched on 2018 PPI reclaim deadline

The FCA's published its consultation on plans to bring in a 2018 deadline for PPI claims

26 November 2015

HSBC sets aside an extra £353m to pay for PPI mis-sellling

HSBC has put aside an additional £353m for PPI mis-selling taking its total bill to £2.46 billion

3 November 2014

RBS sets aside an additional £100m to cover PPI mis-selling claims

RBS says the additional £100 million set aside for PPI reflects 'higher than expected reactive complaint volumes'

31 October 2014

Barclays' PPI mis-selling bill climbs to £5.02 billion

Barclays has set aside an extra £170 million to cover PPI mis-selling claims

30 October 2014

British Gas pays out after mis-selling Sainsbury's Energy deals

Over 4,000 British Gas customers have received compensation after British Gas admitted mis-selling energy

4 July 2014

E.on set for £20m payout after massive mis-selling scandal - are you owed money?

Energy giant E.on expects to pay out £20 million to customers after it was found guilty of serious mis-selling

16 May 2014

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