Tag Archives: FCA

Banks paying 'dismal' rates to loyal savers named by City watchdog

Banks & building societies paying loyal savers interest rates as little as 0.01% or even zero have been named & shamed by the City watchdog to encourage customers to switch…

Insurance Firms May Have To Help Compare

Insurance firms may be forced to donate people a comparison between their previous premium & their renewal quote. Proposals by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), aimed at helping consumers shop…

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No plan B for climate change unless we save the forests – Prince of Wales

Many of the world's companies pay no attention to how their supply chains are damaging forests, the Prince of Wales has warned as he urged action to stop deforestation. Speaking…

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Australia's Christmas Island 'in meltdown' says opposition

By Matt Siegel SYDNEY (Reuters) – Australian opposition politicians on Monday demanded that the government disclose the extent of destruction caused by ongoing riots at a controversial immigration detention centre…

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Millions Face 'Problem' Credit Card Debt

Nearly six million credit card customers are weighed down by problem debt levels & lenders who cream off the profits from many of them are doing too little to assist…

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Maisie Williams has 'significant role' on 'Doctor Who'

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — When viewers see Maisie Williams on the new season of "Doctor Who," she'll be a brand-new character, not someone from the Doctor's past. "Once you…

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5 things: Public opinion backs gov't in health care case

WASHINGTON (AP) — Most Americans want the Supreme Court to side with the government when it decides whether the feds can continue subsidizing insurance premiums in all 50 states under…

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Somali Islamists attack Kenya military base, 11 militants, two soldiers dead

By Joseph Akwiri MOMBASA, Kenya (Reuters) – Eleven Somali al Shabaab militants & two Kenyan soldiers were killed when the al Qaeda-linked fighters attacked a military base on Kenya's northern…