03 October 2016
Confused how to claim PPI? Not sure if you have a claim? Worried that your claim is too old?
Take a moment to read this quick, 5-minute guide on how to claim compensation for mis-sold payment protection insurance (PPI).
If you are super-organised when it comes to paperwork and documentation, then this step shouldn't be true much trouble. If you have lost paperwork or are unsure what it is you are looking for, then read on.
Knowing a little bit about the history of how PPI was mis-sold will help you understand what it is you are looking for.
PPI was sold alongside loans, mortgages, store cards, credit cards personal or unsecured loans etc. Sometimes, customers were told they had to buy but in other cases, it was either part and parcel of the loan or was added after you had taken out the loan. However, it was added to your account(s), if you were told about it, you were probably told what a great product it was.
PPI was sold on the promise that in the event you were not able to make repayments on your loan, the policy would do it for you. This was as a result of a loss of income, such as unemployment or redundancy.
Look for an insurance product that promises to make repayments in the event that you couldn't.
You don't need to use a specialist claim management company to claim your money back, but many people feel it is the right move for them.
As a leading and reputable company, we have helped thousands of customers to successfully claim PPI compensation. We check that you have a claim and we also check any offers or settlements made by your bank or lender are correct.
The decision about whether you take their offer or not is entirely yours.
Some banks will not honour your claim for PPI compensation. They may say, for example, that it is the most suitable product for you.
You don't have to take their word for it! Either independently or through Scottish PPI Claims, you can log your complaint for PPI compensation with the Financial Ombudsman.
To find out more about how we can help you, contact Scottish PPI Claims today. With a 'straightforward' claim, you could be enjoying a windfall within weeks!