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PPI victims ripped off twice by claims firms

Monday, 23 April 2012 | News

Many customers mis-sold payment protection insurance (PPI) are losing out twice by using claims management companies (CMCs) to get compensation.

Six questions to ask before choosing a cancer policy

Thursday, 19 April 2012 | Article

1. My mum and sister have had cancer. Will I be able to get cover?

Banks to write to all PPI victims

Friday, 09 March 2012 | News

Banks must write to all payment protection insurance (PPI) victims, including those who have not claimed yet, says the City watchdog.

PPI complaints start to subside

Tuesday, 28 February 2012 | News

Complaints to the Financial Ombudsman Service (FOS) sharply declined in the second half of 2011 as banks improved their handling of ...

Banks pay out £1.9 billion in PPI scandal

Wednesday, 22 February 2012 | News

Banks paid out £1.9 billion in compensation last year to people who had been mis-sold payment protection insurance, according to figures from the Financial Services Authority.

How much is your pet costing you?

Friday, 09 December 2011 | Article

Alongside being excessively polite and having a stiff upper lip, Brits are known for loving animals.

Millions to be taxed on their PPI compensation

Monday, 05 December 2011 | News

Millions of people who were mis-sold payment protection insurance (PPI) will be taxed on their compensation.

Watch out for the PPI scam

Tuesday, 29 November 2011 | Blog | By Johanna Gornitzki

If you’ve found yourself watching daytime television recently, the chances are you’ve seen an advert for how you can claim compensation for mis-sold payment protection insurance (alongside Stannah stair lifts and funeral...

Sharp drop in PPI complaints

Tuesday, 18 October 2011 | News

The number of payment protection insurance (PPI) complaints has dropped sharply in the last quarter, according to data from the Financial Ombudsman Service (FOS).

Buyers' Guide - Private Medical Insurance

Wednesday, 12 October 2011 | TV /Video

Health insurance isn't designed to replace the NHS, but it will cover the cost of diagnosing and treating numerous medical problems fast.