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Five things to watch out for with comparison sites

Thursday, 14 July 2011 | Article

The Financial Services Authority (FSA) has slammed comparison websites for not providing enough information on insurance products.

RBS and Lloyds refuse no quibble PPI payouts

Tuesday, 14 June 2011 | News

Royal Bank of Scotland and Lloyds Banking Group will not follow in the footsteps of Barclays and offer automatic payment protection insurance payouts, it has been revealed.

Barclays promising 'no quibble' PPI payouts

Monday, 13 June 2011 | News

Barclays has promised to pay out some of its customers' payment protection insurance complaints on a quibble-free basis.

PPI complaints at an all-time high

Wednesday, 18 May 2011 | News

Complaints to the Financial Ombudsman Service (FOS) shot up by a quarter last year, with over half of the complaints relating to payment protection insurance (PPI).

Banks back down in PPI fight

Monday, 09 May 2011 | News

The banking industry has pulled out of the appeal to overturn the High Court ruling on the mis-selling of payment protection insurance (PPI).

Budget 2011: No-win, no-fee compensation firms to be restricted

Thursday, 25 August 2011 | Article

One of the commitments to businesses made by the Chancellor was to implement the recommendations of Lord Young, the government's adviser on health and safety law.

New gender ruling could see insurance costs rocket

Tuesday, 01 March 2011 | Article

The European Court of Justice (ECJ) has revealed that insurers will no longer be able to use gender when setting insurance...

New gender rules could see insurance costs rocket

Monday, 28 February 2011 | Article

The European Court of Justice is expected to reach a decision tomorrow on whether the use of gender in setting insurance rates is unlawful.

Five ways to beat insurers at their own game

Friday, 16 September 2011 | Article

Heavily loaded premiums may prompt you to consider going without cover, but by doing so, you risk leaving yourself financially exposed.

Insurance sham revealed: why you might be rejected

Friday, 15 October 2010 | Article

All insurers pick and choose the risks they are prepared to take on, but there are fears that more and more are rejecting customers outright, or loading premiums to the point where applicants have no choice but to turn down...