Mail Online, This is Money & FSCS
FSCS, the Mail Online and This is Money have joined forces to produce a series of podcasts and articles. They all have one purpose – to help you keep your money safe.
TV Presenter, Andi Peters with This Is Money editor and financial journalist Simon Lambert unlock some of the secrets of non-traditional earnings. In this podcast series, they interview world record holders, explorers, authors and comedians, giving a fascinating and funny insight into how their guests make their money work.
Listen to explorer and world record holder Kiko Matthews podcast.
FSCS – Protecting your money
FSCS protects you when financial firms fail. Set-up by parliament and funded by the financial services industry, we're a completely independent and free service. But we don't just cover banks and building societies. See our video below for an overview of what else FSCS protects.
To be certain, ask your financial provider if the product you're buying is FSCS protected.
If the worst happens and your financial firm fails, we may be able to get you compensation.
When you claim direct with FSCS, you pay no fees, and get 100% of the compensation you’re due. And we’re here to help you every step of the way with claims experts on hand to support you at every stage of your claim.
It’s straightforward to complete an application and you can do so in your own time. If you can’t finish it in one go, you can save it and come back to it later. You can also check your claim’s progress at any time in your online account.
If you think you’ve got a claim, click here to get started.
To find out more about FSCS see our compensation limits page.
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FSCS welcomes the FCA's business plan for 2021-2219/07/2021 10:25:00
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Saving money is getting ever more sophisticated. You can now access a whole host of clever tools to help you save for a big purchase, or just put money aside for a rainy day. Your money might be split up to help you budget, but how can you check if it's all FSCS protected?
FSCS declared 10 firms in default in April and May 202101/07/2021 10:25:00
Regular notice that consumers could be in line for compensation.
Ready, debt, go: using automation to help our debt management customers28/06/2021 10:20:00
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FSCS welcomes big step forward in preventing phoenixing18/05/2021 14:10:00
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