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2019 Financial dates for your diary

Financial dates for your 2019 diary

A lot is due to happen in 2019 – not least the PPI claims deadline on August 29th – covering everything from how much tax you’re charged, what you’re paid in benefits and how to switch mobile phone providers.

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Santander fined £32.8 million over ‘flawed’ bereavement services

Santander fined £32.8 million over ‘flawed’ bereavement services

Britain’s financial regulator has fined Santander £32.8 million for failings in its ‘flawed’ probate and bereavement services.

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Cold call loophole finally closed with £½ million fines

Cold call loophole finally closed with £½ million fines

Directors of firms who cold call consumers now face fines of up to £½ million under new rules from the Information Commissioner’s Office.

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PPI NEWS UPDATE – DECEMBER 2018

PPI NEWS UPDATE – DECEMBER 2018

PPI compensation breaks the £33 billion barrier The total amount of compensation paid for the mis-selling of PPI by Britain’s financial industry has broken the £33 billion barrier.

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Britain’s banks pass ‘disorderly Brexit’ test

Britain’s banks pass ‘disorderly Brexit’ test

Seven of Britain’s high street banks and building societies have passed the latest Bank Of England stress test and proved they have the resources to survive a ‘disorderly Brexit’ scenario should it happen.

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CHARITY OF THE MONTH – Christmas Toy Appeal

CHARITY OF THE MONTH – Yo-ho-ho Merry Christmas!

Once again the generosity of staff from Gladstone Brookes will mean that under-privileged children throughout the greater Warrington area and into the rest of Cheshire will be waking up to a present from Santa GB on Christmas morning with more than £1,000 worth of toys and Christmas gifts

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Problems for online Christmas shoppers?

Problems for online Christmas shoppers?

New security measures being introduced by banks could give online shoppers problems in the run-up to Christmas.

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Britain’s ‘bad bank’ sets aside £44.1 million for PPI

Britain’s ‘bad bank’ sets aside £44.1 million for PPI

Britain’s ‘bad bank’ has set aside another £44.1 million to pay out future successful PPI claims.

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PPI NEWS UPDATE – November 2018

PPI NEWS UPDATE – NOVEMBER 2018

Payouts continue to rise Latest PPI figures released by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) revealed that lenders have paid £32.9 billion between January 2011 and September of this year.

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CHARITY OF THE MONTH – Children In Need

CHARITY OF THE MONTH – Children In Need

This year’s Children In Need Appeal set yet another record by raising £50, 593,013 on the night, including a £400 donation from Gladstone Brookes.

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