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‘Struggling’ nurses depending on hardship grants to survive, union says


Councils join forces to combat poverty

David Ross, leader of Fife Council, said: “It’s unacceptable that in 2017 there are so many Fifers living in poverty. We are working hard to change that situation and are committed to creating a Fairer Fife for all our residents by 2030. “One of the key recommendations from the Fairer Fife Commission was to help […]




Hampshre sales company which made 22 million nuisance calls fined £270K

The phone numbers were sourced from a range of websites including discount and prize draw websites, pay day loans and insurance brokers and an electronic cigarette seller. People agreed to their details being shared with third parties whose offers we think might interest you. But the ICO found that the privacy notices on the websites […]


What Makes Good Conduct Regulation? – John Griffith-Jones, Chairman FCA: Speech To Cambridge Judge Business …

Thank you for inviting me to speak at the Cambridge Judge Business School this evening. It is a pleasure to be here and to share with you some thoughts on what good conduct regulation looks like, especially financial conduct regulation, and how we can make it better yet. This is a challenging task, as we […]


UEL succeeds in action to remove pay day loan ads from Docklands station

Staff and students from UEL joined pupils from London Design and Engineering UTC at Cyprus DLR station on Friday, February 3 in a protest against a pay day loans companys posters. Archant


Derry woman given suspended sentence and lifetime ban from owning pets after allowing her husky dog to starve to …


4-D Pawn holds ribbon cutting to celebrate new ownership

By Debbie Dakin Licking Chamber of Commerce and Matt Sullins, the new owner of 4-D Pawn, held a ribbon cutting ceremony on Saturday, Feb. 11 to celebrate the change in ownership. Sullins took over ownership of the business at the end of December last year. The business was formerly owned by Steve and Terry Dawson. […]


‘Treat Banks Like Pay-Day Lenders’ Rachel Reeves Calls For A Cap On Overdraft Fines

In a debate in parliament on Wednesday, former Shadow Work and Pensions Secretary Rachel Reeves will call on the Government to change the law so banks are treated in the same manner as pay day loans companies.


FCA: Technology blurs advice line

He said this problem was made even harder because different sections of the public take up technology at different paces. For example children might have little or no experience of cheques but some people might be uncomfortable with online banking. He said: “There is no silver bullet for this state of affairs, it is for […]


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