Sunday Telegraph - Beware the equity release fraudsters

Jade Gani, Director of Solicitors for the Elderly, said it was “horrifying” that “predatory providers” were lending to vulnerable individuals “knowing full well that money is being used to pay scammers”. She added: “There needs to be firmer regulation of providers by the Financial Conduct Authority to ensure people aren’t being taken advantage of – they have a responsibility to ensure lending is responsible.”