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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.

Insurers blasted for shoddy service

Tuesday, 27 May 2014 | News

One in five people who have made an insurance claim felt they were let down by poor communication, new research has found.

Nuisance calls about PPI subside at last

Tuesday, 27 May 2014 | News

The proportion of nuisance calls about payment protection insurance (PPI) has tumbled over the past year.

10 bizarre insurance claims

Wednesday, 23 April 2014 | News

What do snails, squirrels and badgers have in common? Well, according to specialist insurer RIAS, they've all been to blame for significant insurance payouts.

Lloyds accused of shortchanging PPI claimants

Tuesday, 25 March 2014 | News

Lloyds Banking Group has been cutting the compensation it pays to Payment Protection Insurance (PPI) claimants to save £60 million, the BBC has claimed.