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MSE News: Bank charges reclaiming hits Australia with $5bn claim

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"The action has echoes of the grassroots campaign in the UK to reclaim fees for exceeding your overdraft ..."
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  • natweststaffmember
    natweststaffmember Posts: 12,063 Forumite
    A few days ago that figure of claimants was said to be 85,000 including some of the people who work for banks. IMF is a claims management company who will be dealing with the case and there is a dedicated website for reclaiming(australia only btw).

    The other consumer group worth a mention is CHOICE in Australia who have been at the forefront of getting this issue to public attention.
    I have not worked for NatWest Bank since February 2009

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