Financial mis-selling refers to a situation in which you, the client, were sold a financial product without receiving the right information.
In a recent investigation, the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has found that high interest rates in car deals could be costing customers £300,000 million per year.
It is estimated that approximately one-third of UK pensions have been mis-sold, with the number of people applying for compensation doubling in the last two years
Compensation claims for mis-sold pensions have reached an all-time high, with the number of payouts in the UK doubling between 2016 and 2018
This is one of the most commonly asked questions by people who believe they have been mis-sold an investment: can I get compensation?
The amount of money pensions scams cost everyday savers has reached an astonishing level. Of course, there has always been an element of pension mis-selling, but the scale has risen significantly since April 2015.
It’s always useful to keep up-to-date with the most recent developments in the world of mis-sold investments. Here’s a look at the latest big stories in the UK.
For the last few years, mis-sold PPIs have dominated the headlines. Now, it looks as though another investment scandal is firmly taking root in the UK – the mis-selling of SIPPs.
SIPPs (Self-Invested Personal Pensions) give pension holders much more control over how to invest the money in their pensions.
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After sending a report to Santander, they agreed with our findings and awarded Mr Snowden an amount of £7,000 made up from a refund of the losses together with interest and compensation.
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We reported our findings to Halifax and within a matter of weeks had secured our client the sum of £26,700 in compensation.
After we sent a detailed complaint to Halifax, Fred was delighted to receive £6,916 from the bank in a matter of weeks.
Having investigated the complaint Lloyds TSB agreed that the advice was unsuitable and agreed to pay the clients £10,000.