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As the cost of the Payment Protection Insurance (PPI) mis-selling scandal continues to run on for UK financial firms, two companies are now turning on each other in the pursuit of compensation. Insurance and healthcare provider Axa are claiming that Genworth, a protection and mortgage firm, owes them more than £30m in legacy costs over PPI mis-selling losses which have not been paid following the purchase of two limited companies.
22 February 2018

As the cost of the Payment Protection Insurance (PPI) mis-selling scandal continues to run on for UK financial firms, two companies are now turning on each other in the pursuit of compensation.

Insurance and healthcare provider Axa are claiming that Genworth, a protection and mortgage firm, owes them more than £30m in legacy... Read more

The Financial Ombudsman Service (FOS) expects an increase of almost 40% in the number of Payment Protection Insurance (PPI) complaints it will handle this year. With next year’s claims deadline set by industry regulator the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) the Ombudsman has revealed its prediction that it will deal with a quarter of a million PPI cases in 2018.
20 February 2018

The Financial Ombudsman Service (FOS) expects an increase of almost 40% in the number of Payment Protection Insurance (PPI) complaints it will handle this year.

With next year’s claims deadline set... Read more

According to research carried out last year like-minded members of the public are now considered twice as reliable as a government official when it comes to credible sources of information. Both technical and academic experts are ranked just as highly, highlighting the shifting cultural changes brought about by so-called ‘fake news’ and a declining trust in the media in recent years.
15 February 2018

According to research carried out last year like-minded members of the public are now considered twice as reliable as a government official when it comes to credible sources of information.

Both technical and academic experts are ranked just as highly, highlighting the shifting cultural changes brought about by... Read more

Hundreds of millions of pounds are still being paid out to UK consumers for mis-sold Payment Protection Insurance (PPI) every month according to the latest figures from industry regulator the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA). Data for October 2017, the most recent available, shows almost £325m was paid out in compensation and refunds, making it the biggest month of last year and representing the highest monthly outlay by the banks since April 2016.
13 February 2018

Hundreds of millions of pounds are still being paid out to UK consumers for mis-sold Payment Protection Insurance (PPI) every month according to the latest figures from industry regulator the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA).

Data for October 2017, the most recent available, shows almost £325m was paid out in compensation and refunds, making it... Read more

More than 96% of our new customers are recommended to us by someone they know to check their finances for mis-sold Payment Protection Insurance (PPI). In this series we ask some of those happy customers to review The Fair Trade Practice in their own words and get an insight into why so many trust us to investigate on their behalf. This account is from Scott in Lancashire
8 February 2018

More than 96%* of our new customers are recommended to us by someone they know to check their finances for mis-sold Payment Protection Insurance (PPI).

In this series we ask some of those happy customers to review The Fair Trade Practice in their own words and get an insight into why so many trust us to investigate on their behalf.

This account is from Scott in Lancashire, who successfully received an offer of PPI compensation... Read more

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