Payment Protection Scotland Blog
PPI and the Financial Ombudsman Service
Monday, August 3, 2015
Payment protection insurance (PPI) is now considered to be the most complained about financial product ever to be sold in the UK.
The quick PPI claim guide from Payment Protection Scotland
Monday, July 27, 2015
You don’t always want to be downloading and ploughing through documents to find out the basics of how and why you should make a claim for mis-sold payment protection insurance. Here, we have created a super 1 minute guide to claiming compen…
PPI - A product with many names!
Monday, July 20, 2015
There are many factors that come in to play when a customer is looking to make a compensation claim. One confusing factor is the fact that payment protection insurance (PPI) is a generic name – in other words, banks and lenders called their…
Facts and myths of PPI compensation
Monday, July 13, 2015
Payment protection insurance (PPI) is a product that was mis-sold to thousands of people. If you had a credit card, store cards or a loan of any kind in the late 1990s onwards, the likelihood of you being sold this product is high.
Can my PPI compensation claim be re-opened?
Monday, July 6, 2015
There has been a huge amount of information and stories in the press recently about people being short-changed in the compensation awarded by banks for mis-sold payment protection insurance (PPI).
PPI and Your Dream Holiday
Monday, June 22, 2015
Have you always dreamt of taking a holiday to far flung, tropical islands where the sea is clear blue, and so deliciously warm?
The Changes Since the PPI Saga Broke
Monday, June 15, 2015
As a result, there have been many changes and with the recent news of one major bank facing a huge fine for attempting to ‘fix’ interest rates, the signs that the banking industry is finally being called to account are all there.
Am I Entitled to More PPI?
Monday, June 8, 2015
Payment protection insurance (PPI) was mis-sold to literally thousands of people across the UK and now, these customers are making their compensation claims.
The BIG PPI Questions
Monday, May 25, 2015
In this mini-series of PPI questions, we focus on some of the BIG concerns that relate to the how and why people claim compensation when the payment protection insurance policy was mis-sold to them.
PPI - Where did it all go wrong?
Monday, May 18, 2015
The story of payment protection insurance (PPI) and the mess the UK banking industry now finds itself in.
Why isn’t PPI Compensation Automatic?
Monday, May 11, 2015
It seems that, wherever you turn on the Internet, there is an advert suggesting that you are entitled to thousands of pounds in compensation for mis-sold payment protection insurance (PPI).
PPI - The headlines keep appearing!
Thursday, May 7, 2015
“Barclays sets aside a further £1bn over forex rigging and PPI mis-selling’ screamed the headline from The Guardian, 29 April 2015.
WHY Caim Back PPI Compensation?
Monday, April 20, 2015
In the midst of a crisis, that was both contested and hard fought, were over 2 million customers who had been wronged by the banks. The mis-selling of payment protection insurance (PPI) is something that everyone has heard of and, with it a…
SHOULD you be claiming PPI compensation?
Monday, April 13, 2015
It seems that everywhere you turn, there is an advert, poster or other marketing material telling you to claim compensation for mis-sold payment protection insurance (PPI). In fact, you can be forgiven for getting fed up with the adverts an…
The end of PPI pay-outs?
Monday, March 30, 2015
Absolutely not! Back in August 2014, rumours began to swirl that the PPI compensation saga could be coming to an end, with a sudden drop in pay outs during 2012 and 2013.
More complex – how PPI cases are becoming more complicated
Monday, March 23, 2015
Payment protection insurance (PPI) is a phrase synonymous with mis-selling, mistrust and greed, as well as huge profits for the bank.
Could your PPI case be one of the 2.5 million cases being re-considered?
Thursday, March 12, 2015
It seems there is yet another twist in the tale of mis-sold PPI; are you one of those customers that it affects?
PPI cases and the Financial Ombudsman Service – the cases are more complex
Monday, March 2, 2015
Earlier this week (24 February 2015), the Financial Ombudsman Service (FOS) announced that whilst payment protection insurance (PPI) cases being referred to them were “levelling off”, the cases they were dealing with were far more complex.