Pyramid selling – watch out!

Don’t be tempted to join a pyramid selling scheme - you are likely to lose money.

Wonga – important changes for customers

Wonga has agreed with the Financial Conduct Authority to make changes to how it lends to customers.

Tax discs - end of the road

From 1 October, you won’t have to display your paper tax disc on your car.

Unfair trading - new rights for consumers

New rights where a trader has engaged in a misleading or aggressive practice.

Customers of three debt management firms should stop making payments

The Financial Conduct Authority has advised customers to stop making payments to these firms.

Using apps safely

Tips for staying safe when using apps on your mobile phone.

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