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PCP car finance problems; Binary option fraud; Retro computer games

Peter White on problems with PCP car finance, a surge in binary option fraud, and the growing appeal of computer games and equipment from the 80s and 90s.

A surge in binary option fraud-- we hear from the man who lost £300,000.
New research on the pitfalls of buying a new car with a "Personal Contract Plan".
It used to be Meccano or model trains-- the toys and games today's parents and grandparents are bringing back into production to play with their children and grandchildren.

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45 minutes


  • Binary Option Fraud

    Criminal gangs are persuading people to bet on the stock market.

    Duration: 06:39

  • Retro Computer Games

    Gaming has gone all retro as major companies re-release old classics onto new platforms.

    Duration: 05:25

  • Small Print

    Can insurers change their T&Cs without highlighting major changes prominently?

    Duration: 05:31

  • Garden Museum

    A sneak preview of the Garden Museum re-opening in London next week.

    Duration: 06:01

  • Addiction Climbers

    The man who helps drug users and alcoholics beat their addictions by taking them climbing

    Duration: 06:11

  • PCP Car Finance Problems

    The Financial Conduct Authority is concerned about a lack of transparency in the market.

    Duration: 07:06


  • Fri 19 May 2017 12:15

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