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Credit card firms to be forced to help customers in persistent debt, under regulator's plans

The regulator has today unveiled plans to force credit card companies to help customers stuck in persistent debt

3 April 2017

New totally free way to get your Experian Credit Report

It's your financial CV. You need to see what it says about you. If wrong it can kill cheap mortgages, mobiles & more

22 February 2017

Unarranged overdraft fees can cost bank customers £156 more than payday loans

Unarranged overdraft fees can cost bank customers up to seven and a half times more than borrowing from a payday loans

8 February 2017

Stop the charge VICTORY: PM to end 'unfair' GP charges for mental health debt forms

The Government is to review the practice of NHS doctors charging people with mental health problems for debt help forms

9 January 2017

Free tool to stop impulse buys online launched

Shoppers who struggle to resist online sales and then later regret making purchases can download a free tool to help

4 January 2017

A credit card debt-cutting masterclass

A host of new cards and offers to help you slash debt + get paid to shift credit and store cards to 0%

4 January 2017

12 MoneySaving tips to do NOW – incl gift return rights, mega sales & free £200

It's Christmas week so if you've time off (or you're bored at work), follow our pointers to boost your coffers...

30 December 2016

Lenders 'miss early chances' to spot and help struggling customers

The Financial Conduct Authority has examined the issue of late and missed loan payments to see what help lenders give

13 December 2016

Debt management firms could be neglecting customers through lack of reviews, FCA warns

The financial watchdog has raised concerns that debt management companies are not carrying out thorough annual reviews

9 December 2016

Universal credit 'a ticking time bomb', Martin tells Parliament

New all-in-one monthly payments could harm those who lack support to budget effectively, MSE founder warns

8 November 2016

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