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Former Farepak customer? £1m has yet to be cashed in

More than 11,000 former Farepak customers are yet to collect their share of a £1 million victim pot

7 October 2014

Co-op to safeguard Christmas savings cash

The Co-operative Group is to protect savers' cash for the festive season in a trust, but only from next year

9 November 2012

'Better protection' still won't safeguard Christmas savings cash

Cash in a Christmas savings scheme still isn't safe if the club goes bust, despite authorities outlining more protection

24 July 2012

Farepak victims to get half money owed

Farepak customers will get around half the money they lost in the collapse of the Christmas hamper business

10 July 2012

Farepak group 'to demand more compensation'

Farepak campaigners are reportedly set to press a bank for an additional £10 million in compensation

9 July 2012

Hbos blamed for Farepak failure

A companies watchdog has abandoned a bid to penalise directors of the Christmas savings business

22 June 2012