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Payday loan powers to be debated by MPs

MPs will debate whether regulators should have greater powers over payday lenders

12 July 2013

MPs overpaid by £11,000 already according to the public

There is widespread opposition to pay rises for MPs, according to a poll of over 10,000 users

11 July 2013

MPs brand OFT 'ineffective' for not protecting vulnerable

The Public Accounts Committee has slammed the OFT for failing to take tough action against 'predatory' lenders

31 May 2013

Banks should warn over savings safety limit, survey says

Banks should make it clear to savers when their deposits exceed the £85,000 compensation limit, an FSCS survey has found

10 April 2013

Credit card interest should be capped, MP says

Labour's Yvonne Fovargue wants interest to stop once a user has paid interest equivalent to three times the sum borrowed

28 November 2012

Anger at Newcastle United's Wonga sponsorship deal

The football club has signed a four-year deal with the company, but civic leaders and MPs have condemned the decision

10 October 2012

Energy firms should pay compensation for doorstep mis-selling, MPs say

The Energy and Climate Change select committee is concerned many are pressured by salesmen into poor-value contracts

25 July 2011