Payment Protection Scotland Blog
Claiming Your Slice of the PPI Pie
Monday, March 12, 2018
Payment protection insurance (PPI) was mis-sold to thousands of customers. If you opened a credit card or store card account, took out a loan or a mortgage, or borrowed money from any major bank or lender in the UK from the 1990s onwards, y…
PPI Compensation Stampede!
Monday, March 5, 2018
PPI complaints have hit a three-year high in the first half of 2017 announced the City regulator, the Financial Conduct Authority.
Monster PPI Compensation Claims!
Monday, February 26, 2018
Can you imagine claiming back £82,000 in PPI compensation? This is exactly what happened for one Barclaycard customer a few years ago. He said the product ‘just appeared one day’. He didn’t know what it was or what it was for. After 16 mont…
PPI and the Case of the Graduate Loan
Monday, February 19, 2018
At Payment Protection Scotland, we have been publishing helpful articles for many years – since the PPI compensation process started – and we thought it would be fun to take a look back at some of our earlier offerings.
No Paperwork, No PPI Compensation Claim?
Monday, February 12, 2018
There are many myths that circulate about PPI compensation claims, what you can and cannot do. We examine a common myth and look at what the facts are.
Monday, February 5, 2018
With the announcement of a PPI deadline of August 2019 and the beginnings of a marketing campaign to encourage customers to make a case for PPI compensation if they want to, many people are concerned that will open the doors to spam texts, …
Can We Expect a Surge of PPI Claims in 2018?
Monday, January 29, 2018
The first month of the New year has slipped by in a blink of an eye! And this is something we need to take note of because the PPI deadline of August 2019 will soon be upon us.
The Who’s Who of PPI
Monday, January 22, 2018
Payment protection insurance (PPI) mis-selling is a saga worthy of a soap opera storyline. With twists and turns, it is a story that has rumbled on. But the climax is in sight with the announcement of a PPI deadline of August 2019.
5 BIG Questions: You and Your PPI Compensation Claim
Monday, January 15, 2018
5 big questions- and their answers – provided by the Payment Protection Scotland team. Why not make 2018 the year you claim PPI compensation?
PPI on Credit Card Accounts
Monday, January 8, 2018
The amount of compensation being paid to customers every month by banks and lenders for mis-sold PPI, remains steady. The figures are expected to increase, especially now that the Financial Conduct Authority has announced a PPI deadline – 2…
2018 New Year Resolution – Claim PPI Compensation
Wednesday, January 3, 2018
There are many people in Scotland (and across the UK) who are sat on a fortune and they do not know it.
PPI Latest Compensation Figures
Wednesday, December 27, 2017
Payment protection insurance or PPI as you may know it, is a financial product that will be forever linked with the biggest mis-selling scandal to have rocked the British financial industry.
Is Christmas the Right Time to Make a PPI Claim?
Monday, December 18, 2017
It can be tempting to think that because Christmas is on the door step that leaving your PPI compensation claim until the New Year is the best thing to do. But with a little extra time on your hands, now might be the time to make 2018 a gre…
Marketing PPI Compensation Claims the ‘Right Way’
Monday, December 11, 2017
The PPI saga has opened the flood gates for less-than scrupulous claim management companies, looking to make easy money by bamboozling the custo
The Quick PPI Claim Guide
Monday, December 4, 2017
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. And this is why we have created this 1-minute guide to claiming…
10 Facts About PPI You May Not Know
Monday, November 27, 2017
With everyone clamouring about the PPI deadline August 2019, it is easy to forget that within the facts and figures are people’s stories. But what do the facts and figures tell us about PPI so far?
PPI Compensation – The Numbers Keep on Rising!
Monday, November 20, 2017
We all know now that the mis-selling of payment protection insurance (PPI) has rocked the UK banking industry. It is only now with a PPI compensation deadline of August 2019 in sight that we are beginning to understand the magnitude of the …
Bigger PPI Compensation Pay-Outs Since Plevin
Monday, November 13, 2017
The Plevin case, you may recall, was brought against a lender as a result of the high level of commission paid to the broker. The courts decided that by not disclosing that the commission was more than 50% of the cost of the loan, there was…
FCA Adverts Lead to 1 Million Website Hits
Monday, November 6, 2017
You may have seen some of the adverts using a motorised head of well-known action man Arnold Schwarzenegger to implore anyone with a PPI claim to make it before the deadline, set for 29 August 2019.
Start 2018 with a PPI windfall!
Monday, October 30, 2017
We are weeks away from Christmas and with many of us still struggling with household budgets and stagnant pay rises, it is no wonder that we look forward with more than a hint of trepidation.