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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.

SUCCESS STORY – The money was a life-saver

The money was a life-saver

When Karen Whitelaw first contacted Gladstone Brookes in 2012 she had just lost her clerical job with the NHS and money had suddenly become very tight.

“I saw the advert on TV and even though I wasn’t sure whether or not I had PPI I decided to ask them if they could find out,” she said.Read More


Interest rates may change soon – but down, not up

Interest rates may change soon – but down, not up

A change in interest rates from the Bank Of England has been predicted soon.

Nothing new in that you might think, but the suggestion is they might have to go down before they can go up!Read More


Minister announces 1 million new homes target

Minister announces 1 million new homes target

Housing minister Brandon Lewis has announced a target of 1 million new homes by 2020.

The announcement came after the National Housing Federation produced figures showing only half the estimated number of homes needed had been built between 2011 and 2014.Read More


SUCCESS STORY – GB delivers £22,952± for postman

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Postman Simon Bahari knew he had PPI on one of his Barclays loans because they had written to him and told him so, but he wasn’t sure if it was attached to any of his other agreements.

Then he saw the Gladstone Brookes advert on TV and decided he had nothing to lose with the offer of a no win no fee service.Read More


SUCCESS STORY – Very efficient and very professional

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Teacher Philip Kinmont knew he was paying something on his credit card but wasn’t too sure what it was.

So after seeing the Gladstone Brookes TV advert on the TV he decided to check it out.Read More


SUCCESS STORY – I hadn’t made a claim because I didn’t think I would get anything

I hadn’t made a claim because I didn’t think I would get anything

Service engineer Mark Lewington knew he had PPI attached to his Barclays loan, but hadn’t bothered to make a claim until he saw the Gladstone Brookes advert on TV.

“I hadn’t made a claim because I didn’t think I would get anything,” he said.Read More


SUCCESS STORY – I’m thrilled to bits with the service

SUCCESS STORY – I’m thrilled to bits with the service

Sales manager Mr Stojsavljevic knew he had PPI on some of his agreements, but wasn’t sure about others so when he saw the Gladstone Brookes advert on TV he decided to ask for help in finding out.

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SUCCESS STORY – It was Gladstone Brookes that gave me the strength to do it

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Administator Miss Simpson couldn’t believe it when she got £10,058.70± back for a mortgage payment protection claim through Gladstone Brookes.

“I didn’t think I’d get anything back at all, even though I knew there was PPI attached to the agreement.  I was absolutely delighted with the result,” she said.Read More


Right To Buy scheme under heavy criticism

Right To Buy scheme under heavy criticism

The government’s flagship Right To Buy scheme has come under heavy criticism from housing charity Shelter and a number of industry bodies over its failure to keep its promise of replacing every house sold under the scheme with a new build.

Shelter chief executive, Campbell Robb, said: “It’s absolutely shameful that, despite promises to replace every house sold through Right To Buy, the government has built just one for every nine sold.Read More


Spanish bank joins Northern Rock fight

Spanish bank joins Northern Rock fight

The Spanish bank Sabadell has joined the fight to buy £13 billion worth of former Northern Rock mortgages from the British taxpayer.

The bank – which bought the TSB brand from Lloyds Banking Group (LBG) earlier this year – is thought to be a front-runner in the battle to buy the portfolio of loans, known as Granite, from UK Asset Resolution (UKAR).Read More



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