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uSwitch comments on Money Advice Trust’s Christmas credit research

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Commenting on the figures from the Money Advice Trust, which runs National Debtline, that five million Brits regularly worry about money in the run up to Christmas, Tashema Jackson, money …

uSwitch comments on FCA review of high-cost credit

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Commenting on the Financial Conduct Authority’s announcement that it is looking for further evidence to continue its review of high-cost credit, including the impact of the payday loan price cap, …

One in five Brits to spend an average of £227 on Black Friday

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One in five Brits plan to bag a Black Friday bargain[1] with shoppers anticipating spending an average of £227 buying discounted items this year[2] Nearly a third of those who …

uSwitch comments on Tesco Bank halting online payments for current account customers

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Commenting on the news that Tesco Bank has halted online payments for current account customers after money was fraudulently taken from 20,000 accounts, Tashema Jackson, money expert at uSwitch.com, said: “It’s …

uSwitch comments on surge in payday loan complaints

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Commenting on the publication of the Financial Ombudsman Service’s latest complaints data showing payday loan complaints have already reached last year’s levels after just six months, Tashema Jackson, money expert …

uSwitch comments on Lloyds setting aside another £1 billion in PPI compensation

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Commenting on Lloyds Banking Group’s latest earnings announcement, in which it said it would be setting aside another £1 billion in PPI provisions, Tashema Jackson, money expert at uSwitch.com, says: “The announcement …

Big banks beaten by smaller rivals in the customer satisfaction stakes

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Britain’s biggest high street banks – RBS, HSBC, Barclays and Lloyds – once again fail to secure a top three spot[1] in the uSwitch Current Accounts Awards RBS voted worst …

uSwitch comments on latest current account switching data

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Commenting on the publication of the latest current account switching figures, Tashema Jackson, money expert at uSwitch.com, says: “These figures show that just 5% of consumers are switching current accounts, so the small …

One in four suffer current account fraud

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A quarter of current account holders have fallen victim to fraud[1], with fraudsters taking an average of £828[2] One in five victims of current account fraud remain out of pocket …

uSwitch comments on Sainsbury’s new 42 month balance transfer credit card

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Commenting on today’s launch of the new Sainsbury’s Nectar-only 42 months 0% interest balance transfer card, Tashema Jackson, money expert at uSwitch.com, says: “Sainsbury’s new credit card is now the longest …