UK Finance

Bank customers lost over £500 million to fraudsters in just six months - here's how you can stay safe

Fraudsters stole over £500 million from UK bank customers during the first half of 2018, new figures show.

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Lenders pledge to help 'mortgage prisoners'

Lenders representing 93% of the residential mortgage market will be contacting thousands of ‘mortgage prisoners’ trapped on high interest rates to offer them a chance to switch to a better deal.

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Stat of the Month: Shoppers make 13.2 billion card payments, overtaking cash

Debit cards have overtaken cash for the first time as the most popular way for consumers to shop, according to new figures.

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New one-stop service launches for families to tell banks when a loved one dies

A new service has launched to enable bereaved families to report a death to major financial services providers in one go.

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Credit card debt rises at fastest annual rate in 12 years

The amount consumers owe on credit cards is growing at its fastest rate since 2006, according to new figures from UK Finance.

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