Financial Ombudsman Service Review Too Lenient ?

Tuesday 24th July 2018

Financial Ombudsman Service Review Too Lenient ?

Financial Ombudsman Service Independent reviewer calls for blanket response by FCA to mis-selling claims, but is the review too lenient?
Following an undercover investigation carried out by Channel 4 Dispatches programme, the government called for an independent reviewer to internally investigate […]

Crash For Cash Ringleaders Jailed

Friday 20th July 2018

Crash For Cash Ringleaders Jailed

A colossal crash for cash scam, which netted £2 million for its ringleaders, has seen more than 150 people convicted for submitting bogus claims.
 
The full scale of the fraud can now be revealed, as the final 3 defendants in the case […]

Planes Take-Off And Leave Passengers Bags Behind.

Thursday 19th July 2018

Planes Take-Off And Leave Passengers Bags Behind.

Hundreds of passengers flying from East Midlands Airport took off from the airport, but their luggage stayed behind.
The passengers flying from the airport didn’t know a technical issue meant their bags did not board the flight. The airport has apologised […]

American Timeshare Fraudster Arrested In The Philippines

Wednesday 18th July 2018

American Timeshare Fraudster Arrested In The Philippines

An American telemarketer wanted in the US for allegedly committing $6 Million worth of fraud, has been caught, after 6 years on the run.
 
Osvaldo Gonzales was initially arrested by authorities in the Philippines on suspicion of domestic violence. As Gonzales […]

New Scams To Look Out For !

Monday 16th July 2018

New Scams To Look Out For !

Be Aware: Financial Fraud can be devastating for those targeted and, more often than not, it’s the most vulnerable at risk !
 
Credit cards have changed the way we live, making money easily accessible and improving our lifestyles, but alongside this […]

£24 Million Worth Of Fraud Blocked

Friday 13th July 2018

£24 Million Worth Of Fraud Blocked

A Financial scam is committed every 15 seconds in the UK and can leave those affected in financial turmoil.
 
 
It has a devastating impact and often targets the most vulnerable people in society. Many people are left feeling socially isolated and […]

Interest-Only Mortgages, The Ticking Time Bomb !

Wednesday 11th July 2018

Interest-Only Mortgages, The Ticking Time Bomb !

Thousands could be owed compensation, if they were advised to take out an interest-only mortgage when other loans were available.
 
Experts in the industry have been warning for years about the ticking time-bomb of interest-only mortgages.
For most of us, our mortgage […]

Timeshare Victims In Distress !

Tuesday 10th July 2018

Timeshare Victims In Distress !

Praetorian Legal are representing a large number of claimants in relation to mis-sold timeshare contracts, many of which have bottle-necked with the Financial Ombudsman Service (FOS). These cases are ones where the finance provider has refused to acknowledge responsibility for the […]