FSCS remains open and fully operational in the light of the coronavirus situation. Read our latest updates on how we’re continuing to deliver our claims service.

09 April 2020 FSCS news

Fraud & scams

Details of the latest scams in the financial services sector.

The worrying rise in online financial scams

We are passionate about preventing consumer harm at FSCS. Here is an update on what we are doing to tackle a growing and particularly toxic threat to consumers: scams.

12 May 2021

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FSCS news

Read the latest news and updates regarding FSCS. Learn about our work with the industry, new staff appointments and other projects we’re involved in.

How we forecast the levy

FSCS CFO Fiona Kidy reveals all about our levy forecasting process and explains why the final levy can end up being quite different to our first forecast.

06 September 2021

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Read investments articles from FSCS to find out the latest news, how to invest safely and what to take into consideration when you’re planning to invest.

What's crowdfunding? What are the risks?

Crowdfunding sites enable small businesses to raise funds from investors. Learn more about the types of crowdfunding and the risks that are involved.

16 November 2020

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Read the articles in our protection section to find out the latest news on FSCS protection and the wider issues facing the financial services industry.

Pots, pockets, piggy banks and vaults: keeping track of your money (or e-money), and its FSCS protection

There are lots of clever tools to help you save for a big purchase. Your money might be split up to help you budget but how can you check if it's FSCS protected?

05 July 2021

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Read our technology articles to find out more about fintech in banking and other issues relating to technology and FSCS.

Ready, debt, go: using automation to help our debt management customers

Determined to go the extra mile for our customers, we created an innovative new automation tool that saved nearly two years for our first debt management customers.

25 June 2021

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