From The Independent, May 22nd Ministers have come under fire after a £200,000 newspaper advertorial vowing to “set the record straight” on universal credit was published on the same day charities revealed claimants were “selling sex to survive”. A six-page advertorial (an advert in the form of news article) from the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) was […]
The BBC are running a second series of “Matter of Life and Debt” starting on Monday 9th November. Click on the title above to see the full article.
We note with interest the demise of payday lender, Wonga which has gone into administration. It would seem that the fines imposed by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) for unfair debt collection practices, orders to repay over £35M to customers as a result of “unfair practices”, introduction of caps on administration charges and criticism over […]
The England Illegal Money Lending Team have been active in our area and have arrested several suspects in the Brixham area. Click on this article to find out more.
The BBC are transmitting a 30-minute version of the acclaimed “A Matter of Life and Debt” on BBC1. Click to find out more.
The BBC are making a second series of the acclaimed series “A Matter of Life and Debt”. Can you help?
A new report by the Financial Inclusion Centre looking at the attitudes and behaviours of existing credit union members found significant approval for the services offered by these local financial cooperatives.
Sharks spotted roaming the streets of Plymouth!