Don’t be fooled by a text from the Halifax saying that a new payee has been added to your account. Full story here. Be careful out there!
Martin Lewis has highlighted possible compensation claims against mis-sold products from banks in this story.
Customers are moving away from Barclays Bank as they are financing fossil fuel companies. Full story here.
Martin Lewis has told customers of HSBC, First Direct, John Lewis or M&S who were in arrears with any of their products that they should receive letters offering £50 compensation in this story.
Read this article explaining how Barclays have been fined for poor treatment of 1.5M indebted customers.
HSBC has been ordered to pay compensation to customers who had debts between 2010 and 2019 who have been treated badly. See the full story here.
Read this article describing how scammers are using text messages to scam Halifax customers.
Read this story about plans by Barclaycard to increase the minimum payments for their cards in January 2021.
Read this article about how NatWest, suspecting fraud, froze Jacques Van Schalkwyk’s account.
Read this article explaining how banks are cutting back on granting mortgages as Coronavirus threatens a credit crunch.