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Paul Potts Gets Revenge On Barclays

by | 9th, July 2007

BARCLAYS has lost a customer. Britain’s Got Talent winner Paul Potts has decided to change banks .

The day after Potts won the dubious talent show, the chubby everyman was £15 overdrawn at his bank. With direct debits due, the 36-year-old asked Barclays for a £500 overdraft to tide him over. Yet despite his burgeoning fame and beckoning wealth, the bank refused his request.

Says the Port Talbot crooner: “I could not believe it. Barclays refused to give us a £500 overdraft for three fays. They were rude too. They paid one bill but charged us £30. Then they charged £35 for

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