I write a lot about ways to stop living paycheck to paycheck, and how to gradually increase your wealth. I spend a lot of time writing about ways to dig yourself out of a financial ditch, but I don’t spend as much time talking to people who have already gotten their finances on the […]
Part of improving your financial life is learning to live with money. That may be a strange thing to think about. But having resources, and using them wisely, is a skill all its own. If you’ve done the hard work of eliminating debt, living frugally, saving, and investing, you’re going to find that you […]
Most people (especially those of you based in the UK) will likely have heard of the ppi reclaim scandal, but for those of you not familiar with such, here is a recap so get you up to speed:
The claims scandal is the single biggest financial mis selling scandal that Britain has ever seen, with […]
The predatory sale of Payment Protection Insurance has been going on in the UK for more than a decade. For this unfamiliar or apparently unaffected, PPI is an additional insurance product added to the purchase of loans such as mortgages and what have you. If, for some reason, you, the lendee, find yourself unable […]
The end of the Payment Protection Insurance (PPI) claims scandal is nowhere to be seen as yet another major lender sets aside hundreds of millions in compensation.
High street bank Barclays has set aside another £900m to cover PPI refunds to customers mis-sold the insurance product. The extra cash takes the total set aside by […]