Spa and Beauty Treatments Gone Wrong: Can I Seek Redress?

Paying a visit to a spa or beauty treatment room can be a very relaxing rewarding experience. There are many beauty spas and beauty rooms that offer all kinds of treatments, while some offer mini weekend breaks where guests can spend a couple of days being pampered. This all sounds fantastic and it is when everything goes according to plan but what if your relaxing experience turns into a nightmare due to the treatment going wrong? Can you seek redress? Let’s take a look.

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Negligent Hairdressers: Your Rights

Visiting the hairdresser should be a pleasant experience where we come out looking and feeling considerably better than when we went in. Many of us know what it feels like when our hairdresser trims a little too much hair off or the style we wanted isn’t quite there but what if you are injured at the hairdresser what then? Here we look at the facts surrounding hairdressers plus what you can do if you suffer hair loss or disfigurement following a visit.

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Cosmetic Surgery: Your Rights

Taking a trip to the hairdressers or booking in for a beauty treatment or therapy is a great way to lift your spirits. Millions of people every day put themselves in the hands of professionals in order to gain a look or simply reap the benefits from a treatment but what if something goes wrong? Where do we stand in such cases plus what can we do if we feel we have been treated unfairly? It can be a devastating experience to cope with, especially the aftermath, of when a treatment goes wrong. Let’s take a look at the facts surrounding Cosmetic Surgery.

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Credit Unions: An Alternative Way to Save and Borrow

Credit Unions are in the news just now with many financial experts extolling their virtues. What exactly is a Credit Union and what can they do for those of us who find ourselves in debt? Can we borrow money from a Credit Union? can we save with a Credit Union? How does it all work? Read on to discover whether a Credit Union may be the answer when it comes to borrowing and saving money.

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Considering Bankruptcy: When to Do So and the Implications

In general many people see going bankrupt as a last resort as there are other options available to those who are deep in debt and cannot continue to make payments. Going bankrupt must be considered very carefully with debtors seeking expert advice if this is the road they are to take. Here we take a look at what bankruptcy involves, how to go about it and what the implications are for anyone who declares themselves bankrupt.

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Falling Into Debt: Know Your Rights

As we are presently emerging from a deep recession many of us are really feeling the pinch when it comes to our finances. What happens if we can’t keep up payments on debts we owe? Knowing exactly what to expect from creditors when you do fall into debt is knowledge well worth having. What can creditors do to collect the debt and what are they not allowed to do. What are our rights and what process should creditors follow when pursuing a borrower. Here we take a look at what procedures must be followed by creditors and debtors in order to reach an amicable solution.

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Money Laundering

Introduction

Money Laundering is a way of covering up money, where it has originated, or processing it when it has been gained from unlawful purposes or in an illicit way. It is thought in fact that up to 5% of worldwide money is subject to money laundering. Many financial institutions have introduced ways to spot money laundering to try to apprehend culprits so bringing them to justice. Money launderers try to camouflage what they are doing in many ways becoming more and more sophisticated as time goes on.

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