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Payday Loans – It’s a Horror Story!

Citizens Advice Chief Executive Gillian Guy describes some of the payday loan problems reported to the national charity in the last month as ‘absolutely horrifying’ as borrowers face losing their […]

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Consumer News From Citizens Advice

Onto two of my ‘favourite’ soapbox subjects….banks and payday lenders………both of which seem to leave the customer reeling! Finally, things seem to be happening and Citizens Advice are on the […]

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Consumers Needs Banks They Can Trust

Banks need to abandon self-serving cultures and focus on providing competitive banking services for all, says Citizens Advice as the Parliamentary Commission on Banking Standards publishes its final report.   […]

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Citizens Advice Exposes Unscrupulous Lenders

At a time of economic austerity, it is tempting for people to borrow money to see them through life’s essentials, with increasing numbers of people taking out payday loans (short […]

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Crippling Pay Day Loans Could be Capped

And I, for one, couldn’t be more pleased than to see the obscene interest charged by companies like Wonga become regulated. The Citizens Advice agrees: Gillian Guy, Chief Executive at […]

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Payday Loans Leading to Serious Debt Crisis

As the new payday lending customer charter is launched, Citizens Advice Bureaux across the country are today releasing new figures demonstrating a worrying increase in the number of serious debt cases relating […]

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