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Huge increase in complaints over credit rating

Huge increase in complaints over credit rating

brand New report through the Financial Ombudsman provider reveal an 89% upsurge in the amount of complaints about credit.

This included a 130per cent boost in complaints about pay day loans and a 360% upsurge in complaints about instalment loans.

As a whole, 50% of complaints about credit solutions had been upheld in 2018/2019, an increase that is slight the 47% upheld in 2017/2018.

The report also highlights an increase that is 20-point the amount of upheld complaints about present reports and packed bank records.

What exactly are customers complaining about?

While PPI-related complaints remain at high levels with 46per cent of most brand new complaints in the entire year 2018/2019 having a PPI connection, there has been some significant increases in credit complaints.

When we eliminate PPI through the equation, 33% of most new complaints associated to credit services and products such as hire purchase and financial obligation gathering.

Most forms of credit complaints have increased between 2017/2018 and 2018/2019, though some exceptions are complaints about credit guide agencies (down 13%), credit broking (down 1%) and debt adjusting (down 18%).