HMRC is apologising for errors that led to thousands of people receiving the wrong calculations for this tax year.Read the full story ›
After the payday lender admits it failed to properly check potential borrowers, it now faces a challenge to regain customers' trust.Read the full story ›
If Wonga had found breaches in its lending process and taken the initiative in putting things right, they would deserve praise.
The truth seems to be different - behind the great "payday payback" is the Financial Conduct Authority, a powerful watchdog.
The FCA has new powers to regulate the payday sector and what we are seeing today is just the start.
Insiders at the Authority tell me - and I think they are correct - that many lenders are likely to simply leave the market between now and January - either because they cannot or will not apply new rules on checking customers ability to repay.
A faulty Beko fridge-freezer caused a fire that killed a man in his home - and thousands of the brand's appliances still pose a real risk.Read the full story ›
Nine women have been found guilty of promoting a £21 million get-rich-quick pyramid scheme. But how do you spot a pyramid scam?Read the full story ›
The cost of installing smart meters in every UK home is £10.6bn and now MPs are asking whether the whole thing is really that smart.Read the full story ›
The horsemeat scandal report is a damning critique of the retail culture of cheap food in which consumers are put at risk from food fraud.Read the full story ›
Customers have until Saturday to apply for compensation following the mis-selling of card and identity fraud insurance protection.Read the full story ›
As deficit numbers come out, politicians are using the same figures to make different arguments.Read the full story ›