Rip Offs & Scams

If you bought credit card protection, you could be in line for compensation

Two million people who bought card protection policies from their bank could be offered compensation

How to avoid investment scams

If you’re looking for an investment, you might be tempted by something like carbon credits, a wood or bamboo plantation, wine or diamonds

Mobile banking – tips on how to bank safely

Mobile banking is growing dramatically – industry estimates reckon that one billion of us globally will use our phones for mobile banking, compared to just over half that figure today

PIP breast implants; what are your rights?

Figures from the Department of Health show that over 3,500 women have been in touch with the NHS about their PIP breast implants because their private clinics have refused to help

How to stop spam texts and unwanted SMS messages.

Over the last couple of months I’ve received a healthy crop of texts from companies that seem to think I’ve had a car accident (‘claim £3750 for your injury’) or been mis-sold payment protection insurance