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    • sazzlejr34
    • By sazzlejr34 15th Sep 17, 10:44 AM
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    Loan interest refund
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    • 15th Sep 17, 10:44 AM
    Loan interest refund 15th Sep 17 at 10:44 AM
    Hi all,

    Not sure if I'm in the right place, but could do with some advice please!

    Long story short, I referred a complaint about HSBC to the ombudsman a few months back and I won (complaint was regarding a loan I took out). As a result, HSBC were ordered to refund any interest and/or charges plus 8% interest on top within 28 days.

    They were really slow at issuing the refund and I found myself having to chase and chase. I eventually received an amount after 6 weeks of the final decision (03rd August).

    The refund amount seemed really low, so I questioned this and asked for a breakdown. Again, it took weeks to get a response. When they finally did respond (13th September), they admitted they got it wrong and had over charged me by £2400.

    It's now been almost 3 months since the final decision was imposed, yet HSBC still have my money.

    Do you think I stand any chance of getting the refund credited today (I bank with them too) if I call and demand it? The frustrating this is, it's my money, they have no right to it and I think I've been incredibly patient with them to date.

    Am I being inpatient?

    Thanks for any advice you can give!
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    • jonesMUFCforever
    • By jonesMUFCforever 15th Sep 17, 6:56 PM
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    • 15th Sep 17, 6:56 PM
    Why not contact the Ombudsman again?
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    • Shakin Steve
    • By Shakin Steve 15th Sep 17, 7:29 PM
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    • 15th Sep 17, 7:29 PM
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    • 15th Sep 17, 7:29 PM
    Why not contact the Ombudsman again?
    Originally posted by jonesMUFCforever
    Or at least threaten to. Also inform them you will expect the interest paid right up to the day they credit/send the money.
    I came into this world with nothing and I've got most of it left.
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