Lending services was the most complained-about financial business in the first half of this year, with issues related to debt restructuring a sign of lingering financial indiscipline among Thai consumers.
Debt restructuring involves consumers whocannot pay their debts when due and stems mostly from personal, credit card and business loans. Office workers saddled with personal and credit card debt submit the most complaints to the FCC, saysMs Chanatip. APICHART JINAKUL
The Financial Consumer Protection Center (FCC), a unit of the central bank, received 559 lending service complaints _ almost half the combined 1,136 disputes _ with 138 involving debt restructuring.
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