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All the latest news from the finance world, both UK and abroad. We keep an eye on all emerging stories which affect the general public.

Bank manager spills the beans on PPI mis-selling

Bank manager spills the beans on PPI mis-selling

Within weeks of the PPI claims deadline a former business manager from a high street bank has revealed the tactics used to mis-sell PPI to tens of thousands of people.

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PPI lenders accused of using confusing tactics

Lenders accused of confusing tactics on PPI

Britain’s lenders are being accused of using confusing tactics when dealing with PPI claims coming up to the deadline.

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UK finance cyber incidents spike by 1,000%

UK finance cyber incidents spike by 1,000%

Britain’s financial industry suffered a 1,000% increase in cyber related events in 2018, including more targeted hack attacks a cyber security specialist has revealed.

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Are banks are forging signatures on repossession documents?

Are banks are forging signatures on repossession documents?

A powerful group of MPs and peers is backing a demand for an investigation into alleged forgery by British banks on repossession documents and court debt recovery papers.

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PPI claims ‘gone nuclear’ says bank

PPI claims ‘gone nuclear’ says bank

The last minute rush to make a claim for potentially mis-sold PPI before the claims deadline has ‘gone nuclear’ according to one bank official.

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Watchdogs must do more say NAO

Watchdogs must do more say NAO

Four of Britain’s top watchdogs have been criticised by the National Audit Office (NAO) for not doing enough to show how they are helping the consumers it is their job to protect.

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Bank Of Scotland fined £45.5 million over fraud case

Bank Of Scotland fined £45.5 million over fraud case

The Bank Of Scotland has been fined £45.5 million for failing to report suspicions about a £245 million fraud scandal which saw six people jailed.

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Warrington Wolves Foundation Patrons again!

Warrington Wolves Foundation Patrons again!

Renewing our patronage of the Warrington Wolves Foundation for the eighth year in a row, Gladstone Brookes is pleased to continue our special relationship which has proved so successful over the years.

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PPI NEWS UPDATE – JUNE 2019

PPI NEWS UPDATE – JUNE 2019

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PPI – don’t let confusion stop you claiming

PPI – don’t let confusion stop you claiming

Consumer champion Which? has been warning potential PPI claimants to not miss the claims deadline of August 29th because they feel confused about the whole process.

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PPI Check Form

You can do the claim directly yourself to the lender for no charge. You can also approach the Financial Ombudsman Service and Financial Services Compensation Scheme for free if you wish for them to review your case, if you have approached your lender first, and it falls within their remit.

You can do the claim directly yourself to the lender for no charge. You can also approach the Financial Ombudsman Service and Financial Services Compensation Scheme for free if you wish for them to review your case, if you have approached your lender first, and it falls within their remit.


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