Many people have been hurt by the recent economic downturn. Poverty levels have increased to the highest levels in years. However, the recession may have concealed a longer-term crisis that […]


A report by the Money Advice Service (MAS) includes the alarming claim that nine million people in the UK are in ‘serious debt’, a figure that amounts to some 18% […]


Image Credit: Friends of the Earth International Personal debt in the United Kingdom has soared to over £1.4 trillion. This has created serious mental health problems throughout the country. Experts from […]


The latest figures from a respected consumer financial index suggest that the much-touted recovery of the UK economy has yet to have an impact on the average household. Indeed, the […]


The payment protection insurance scandal continues to have a significant impact on the banking industry. Lloyds Banking Group recently reported that it experienced a £440 million loss in the third […]


EMERGENCY: While making a PPI claim is important because you deserve justice and a refund, it pales into insignificance against the bleak situation faced by millions of people in the […]


All indications are that the UK housing market is undergoing something of a boom period; indeed, the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (Rics) has raised concerns that demand is out-stripping […]


The Business Select Committee, a government advisory body, has met with the bosses of payday loan companies to discuss concerns about the industry, one of the most widely criticised in […]


As well as scaring lenders into paying out full PPI refunds, we spent the whole of yesterday scaring each other as we donned our best Halloween costumes and had a […]