Payment Protection Scotland Blog
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.
Enjoy a Better Christmas with a PPI Windfall
Monday, October 23, 2017
As we enter late October, Christmas is but eight weeks away and you could be enjoying a better Christmas this year knowing that a PPI windfall is expected in your account any day.
The Rise and Fall of PPI
Monday, October 16, 2017
The PPI mis-selling saga has undoubtedly rocked the British financial industry to its core. The fallout from the mis-selling of the insurance product has forced considerable step-changes throughout the industry, including the replacement of…
The PPI Debacle – Has Anything Changed?
Monday, October 9, 2017
The whole scale mis-selling of payment protection insurance (PPI) to customers saw the rise of a debate regarding how banks and lenders sell to customers.
How to Complain About PPI
Monday, October 2, 2017
Payment protection insurance was mis-sold to millions of customers between the mid-1990s and right up to 2010. 64 million policies were sold and with the announcement of a PPI deadline – 29 August 2019 – the time has come to make your claim…
Monday, September 25, 2017
It is a scandal that has been running for many years. But there is a deadline in sight – August 2019 – and so with this in mind, we decided to go back to basics – what is PPI and what were the problems with it?
Are You Entitled to MORE PPI Compensation?
Monday, September 18, 2017
You may have heard that people could soon be receiving more PPI compensation due to a ruling in a court case from a year or so ago.
3 Key PPI Questions
Monday, September 11, 2017
Test your knowledge of the payment protection insurance (PPI) mis-selling saga so far by answering these three key questions on the scandal.
Have You Seen the PPI TV Advert?
Monday, September 4, 2017
It launched to a fanfare on 29th August 2017, exactly two years to the day that claims for mis-sold PPI will stop being considered but will the new £42 million adverts convince people to make a claim?
Britain’s Banks Braced for PPI Claims as £42million Advertising Campaign Begins
Monday, August 28, 2017
The long-awaited TV and media advertising that should convince everyone to make a PPI compensation claim if they have one, is about to hit our screens.
Are banks STILL short-changing customers when it comes to PPI compensation?
Monday, August 21, 2017
Payment protection insurance (PPI) is a product that was mis-sold to thousands of customers and is a scandal that has gripped the UK banking industry. Just when you think it is loosening its grip, it bites back, harder.
Get Every Penny of Your PPI Compensation
Monday, August 14, 2017
There have been many twist, turns and setbacks in the PPI mis-selling saga and the compensation that is due to thousands of customers.
Why Claim PPI Compensation?
Tuesday, August 8, 2017
Seeking compensation is a way of seeking justice. Although no crime has been committed, it is a civil matter and that means, your good faith was trampled on by your bank or lender, organisations who should and did know better.
Is There a Lot of Confusion About PPI?
Monday, July 31, 2017
PPI is a saga that has been running for many years now. With the August 2019 deadline looking like it is holding firm, there are thousands of people who are yet to make a claim for PPI compensation.
Lloyds Banking Group Add More to Their PPI Compensation Pot
Monday, July 24, 2017
The last time Lloyds Banking group publicly announced they were adding more money to their PPI compensation fund, they said they fully expected it to be the last time they would do so. In other words, they were telling the British populatio…
The August 2019 PPI Deadline – Does it Really Apply to Me?
Monday, July 17, 2017
If you think you have been mis-sold PPI then yes, the August 2019 deadline does apply to you! But there is also a whole swathe of the population that could miss out on PPI compensation because they believe that the deadline does not relate …
Calculating PPI Compensation
Monday, July 17, 2017
If you have a PPI policy, it is reasonable to assume that you are entitled to compensation as it was probably mis-sold to you.