Have you ever had a Packaged Bank Account with First Trust Bank?
You could be owed £1,000s in compensation if First Trust Bank mis-sold your Packaged Bank Account.
Many consumers have been upgraded to a Packaged Current Account by First Trust Bank. Usually First Trust Bank charge a monthly fee for a Packaged Bank Account which can range from £5 to £25 per month in return for extra benefits in the form of insurances such as Travel Insurance, Breakdown Cover, Gadget Cover & Card Protection.
Many customers across the UK who were sold a Packaged Current Account from First Trust Bank won't be eligible to use any of the Insurance services that that were offered because of pre-existing medical conditions or pre-existing cover elsewhere. First Trust Bank may of enticed customers with an offer of a Loan, Mortgage or an Overdraft Facility for having a packaged bank account.
If you feel that First Trust Bank has given you wrong Financial Advice with your Packaged Account then start you claim by completing the form opposite.
First Trust Bank mis-sold their Packaged Bank Accounts in various ways:
- Customers were not made aware by First Trust Bank that they may not be eligible to claim on one or more of the bundled insurance policies.
- First Trust Bank sold a Packaged Accounts with bundled products that customers would never need.
- Sales advisor pressured you into it, making you feel like you had no choice.
- First Trust Bank may have told a customer they needed a Packaged Bank Account to be eligible for credit.
Have First Trust Bank mis-sold you a Packaged Bank Account?
- You did not ask First Trust Bank to upgrade your account to a "fee" paying account.
- The costs/fees of the Packaged Bank Account were not clearly explained by First Trust Bank either by an advisor or in writing.
- First Trust Bank did not explain the Packaged Account was optional.
- You were led to believe by First Trust Bank that you could have an overdraft, loan or mortgage if you had a packaged bank account.
- First Trust Bank did not ask about any pre-existing insurance policies you already had in place.
- First Trust Bank upgraded your account without your knowledge.
- First Trust Bank did not explain all of the additional products that were inclusive of the packaged account.
If any of the above statements are relevant, you could be entitled to:
- Refund of premiums from First Trust Bank that you paid for the package current account.
- Compensation interest at the rate of 8% per annum on the refunded premium.