Miscalculated Mortgages - Could You Have A Claim?

Miscalculated Mortgages - You Could be Entitled to Claim

We have had huge success with claims against banks, especially in relation to PPI, and we are now putting our knowledge and expertise into uncovering potential mortgage claims.

Beat the Banks have teamed up with industry partners so that we can fully audit how charges and interest payments have been applied to mortgages in direct comparison to what was stated in the Terms & Conditions and Mortgage Offer.

Systematic overcharging of interest and fees can apply in up to 85% of all types of mortgage contracts including interest only and buy to let borrowing.

In many cases, sight of the Mortgage Offer alone can give sufficient indication that a claim is likely.

The key criteria are:-

Have you been with the same mortgage provider since 2009 or earlier and borrowed more than £100,000.

OR

Was your mortgage taken through a non-mainstream lender (often referred to as a sub-prime mortgage) on or before 2011 and borrowed more than £75,000.

OR

Did you repay your mortgage in the last 10 years and were you with the same lender for more than 7 years? and had originally borrowed more than £100,000 or £75,000 from a non-mainstream lender?

 

If you would like to know more about how we can help you recover overpaid interest charges on your mortgage, please fill in our online form. Alternatively, call our office on 01382 200474 or Freephone 0800 193 1234.  We are open from 8am-8pm Monday to Thursday. On Fridays we close at 6pm and on Saturdays it’s 10am-2pm.

 

If you prefer, you can email mortgageclaims@beatthebanks.co.uk or simply call into our Dundee City Centre office with your paperwork.

 

Please see below for further details…

Miscalculated Mortgages

We’ve worked for banks on the inside. We know that they often get it wrong and when they do, they try to cover it up.








Mortgage Lenders You Can Claim Against Include:

Are you eligible?

Have you been with the same mortgage provider since 2009 or earlier?

You are eligible to claim

If you originally borrowed more than £100,000

Are you eligible?

Was your mortgage taken through a non-mainstream lender (often referred to as a sub-prime mortgage) on or before 2011?

You are eligible to claim

If you originally borrowed more than £75,000

Are you eligible?

Did you repay your mortgage in the last 10 years and were you with the same lender for more than 7 years?

You are eligible to claim

If you originally borrowed more than £100,000 or £75,000 if via a non-mainstream lender

How were mistakes made?

The key criteria and being eligible to claim?

In many cases, sight of the mortgage offer alone can often give sufficient indication that a claim is likely. If you have this paperwork available then you can post, scan or email the information to us along with our signed authority permitting Beat the Banks to share the contents of your mortgage paperwork with our partners. If you prefer, you can simply bring your documents along to our office in the centre of Dundee. Sight of the loan offer is helpful, but not essential.

If a mortgage meets the key criteria, the next stage is to recover the FULL borrowing records from the mortgage provider via a Subject Access Request under the terms of the Data Protection Act 1998. Once received, the file is checked to ensure the lender has fully supplied the correct information to allow a full audit to take place. The documentation is then passed to our partners.

Details from the loan offer and the mortgage terms and conditions along with annual statements, rate change letters and any associated correspondence are then fed into our certified and validated mortgage checker. A report is collated highlighting and verifying the scale of any interest and charges applied to the borrowing in error.

You will then be advised of the outcome. If we believe that there is no claim or if any claim is of insufficient value to proceed, we will advise you. You will not be liable for any of the costs that we have incurred to date.

If we believe that the level of interest and/or charges applied to your mortgage account are of sufficient value to proceed with a claim, we will let you know. If you decide not to proceed, you will not be liable for any of the costs incurred to date.

Should you wish to proceed, we will forward your file to our solicitors and they will contact you to progress a claim. To engage their services, you will be asked to sign and accept their terms and conditions and also a contingency fee agreement.

To find out more on how we can help you recover overpaid interest and charges on your mortgage, our office numbers are 01382 200474 or 0800 193 1234. We are open from 8am-8pm Monday to Thursday. On Fridays we close at 6pm and on Saturdays it’s 10am-2pm.

If you prefer, you can email enquiries to claim@beatthebanks.co.uk or simply call with your paperwork to our office.

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Miscalculated Mortgages

We have had huge success with PPI mis-selling claims against banks and are now putting our knowledge and expertise into uncovering potential mortgage claims. Unlike other claims companies, the team at Beat the Banks are crammed full of banking and financial services knowledge. We literally have hundreds of years of it.

We’ve worked for banks on the inside. We know that they often get it wrong and when they do, they try to cover it up.

Key to our process of reclaiming mis-sold PPI is our ability to recover original lender records and this often goes as far back as the early to mid- nineties. With our financial background and training, we like nothing better than trawling through this information, asking questions and seeking expert opinion when we believe that consumers may have been marginalised by banks.

This led us to look at how the banking industry have dealt with mortgage borrowing versus the terms and conditions of the contract that applied when the mortgage was taken and also to look at FSA & FCA guidance that has applied to mortgage lenders over the years.

Having completed our due diligence, even we are surprised at the results.

Beat the Banks have now uncovered that millions of mortgage customers in the UK have been systematically overcharged interest and charges on their borrowing. This can range from a simple breach of the mortgage terms and conditions through to unfairly managing mortgage arrears.

By auditing thousands of mortgages, we can establish that the incorrect application of interest and charges by lenders can apply in up to 85% of all mortgage contracts. This includes interest only and buy to let borrowing.

In conjunction with industry partners, we can now fully audit how charges and interest payments have applied to mortgages in direct comparison to what has been stated in the T&C’s accompanying the lending.

In many cases, sight of the Mortgage Offer alone can give sufficient indication that a claim is likely.

Address

11 Albert Square, Meadowside, Dundee, DD1 1DD

Phone

0800 1931 234

Fax

+44 (0) 1382 201 284

Email

claim@beatthebanks.co.uk

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Beat The Banks

11  Albert Square

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Dundee

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