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Top 10 strange pet insurance claims

Friday, 06 March 2015 | News

If you're a cat or dog owner, then you'll be surprised at the scraps your pet can get into that could mean you'll spend a fortune in vet bills.

6,000 keys left to burglars to gain easy access

Thursday, 08 January 2015 | News

More than 6,000 homes are burgled each year because thieves have easy access to the property's keys, new data has revealed.

Brits lose £16bn in gadgets over five years

Friday, 31 October 2014 | News

Careless Brits have lost more than £16 billion worth of tech and gadgets in the past five years, new research has found.

65% of complaints to Ombudsman about PPI

Tuesday, 21 October 2014 | News

Some 88,000 new complaints about financial companies flooded into the Financial Ombudsman Service (FOS) during July, August and September.

Kids carry valuables worth over £200 to school

Monday, 01 September 2014 | News

As the school term starts, kids are carrying more than £201 worth of valuables to and from school each day, a new study has revealed.

2.5m PPI customers to have complaints reviewed

Friday, 29 August 2014 | News

Some 2.5 million customers are to have their payment protection insurance (PPI) complaints re-opened to make sure they have been treated fairly.

PPI complaints still reach 5,000 a week

Tuesday, 22 July 2014 | News

Complaints about payment protection insurance (PPI) continued to pour into the Financial Ombudsman Service (FOS) in the three months to July at a rate of almost 57,000 over the three-month period.

Comparison insurance websites criticised by FCA

Wednesday, 16 July 2014 | News

Price comparison insurance websites are not meeting consumers' expectations or providing them with appropriate information, a review by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has found.

Insurers to provide clearer renewal information

Thursday, 10 July 2014 | News

Consumers are to be given clearer information about their insurance premiums when their policy is up for renewal, under new proposals from the Association of British Insurers (ABI).

Banks accused of underpaying PPI claims

Thursday, 05 June 2014 | News

Customers of Barclays, Capital One, Lloyds Banking Group and MBNA may have been underpaid payment protection insurance (PPI) compensation.