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PPI complaints flood in at 2,000 a day

Tuesday, 05 March 2013 | News

The number of PPI complaints has soared to 2,000 a day, more than doubling in the second half of 2012, and making up nearly three quarters of all financial complaints.

The 'ping' that's more irritating than a ring

Friday, 08 February 2013 | Blog | By Hannah Nemeth

I've finally got round to it – I've made a stand against some of those nuisance marketing calls that I'm plagued with on my mobile phone.

PPI complaints hit record level

Tuesday, 29 January 2013 | News

The number of complaints about payment protection insurance (PPI) has sharply accelerated, with around 12,000 new cases being referred to an ombudsman each week between October and December.

Banks pushing for PPI claims deadline

Wednesday, 16 January 2013 | News

A time limit for payment protection insurance (PPI) mis-selling claims is being mulled over by the Financial Services Authority (FSA).

Co-op Bank fined £113,300 for putting off PPI claims

Friday, 04 January 2013 | News

The Co-operative Bank has been fined £113,300 by the Financial Services Authority (FSA) for delaying dealing with payment protection insurance (PPI) claims.

Bike theft on the rise

Friday, 06 July 2012 | News

Bike theft has become so common it now affects one in five cyclists, according to a new report.

Is Waiver of Payment another form of PPI?

Tuesday, 26 June 2012 | Question and Answer

I’m afraid Waiver of Payment is very different to PPI.

Three rip-off insurance products to avoid

Thursday, 21 June 2012 | Article

Do you consider yourself a risk taker?

Make sure your insurance policy is a real life saver

Monday, 18 June 2012 | Article

In a perfect world, we would all buy insurance against the financial consequences of horrible things happening in our lives - death, serious illness or long-term health problems.

Is it worth taking out wedding insurance?

Friday, 08 June 2012 | Article

The average cost of a wedding in the UK is expected to exceed £20,000 this year, according to online wedding guide UK Wedding Belles. Yet only 25% of couples insure their big day, figures from Datamonitor reveal.