It also marks a concerted drive to attack potentially harmful business practices, with Diane Abbott also blaming deregulation, privatisation and outsourcing for the Grenfell fire disaster.
Under Labour’s plans for the credit card debt interest cap, the Financial Conduct Authority would introduce a total cost cap to ensure nobody pays back in fees or interest payments more than the total amount of their original borrowing.
“Don’t use Snapchat for any illegal shenanigans and if you’re under 18 or are Snapping with someone who might be: Keep your clothes on! The reality is, Snapchat is likely on your kid's phone.The best control you have (besides taking the phone away) is to just have a frank heart-to-heart about how there is no such thing as texts or photos that disappear and this is some down-and-dirty stuff that can come back to haunt them.“If the Tories refuse to act, I can announce today that the next Labour government will amend the law.” While much of the political debate over the last seven years has focused on national debt, with a laser-like focus on deficit reduction, household debt has been mushrooming.Since 2012 UK households have built a debt mountain, amassing it at a trajectory that puts the ratio of household debt to GDP heading back towards the peak seen in the boom years before the financial crash.No parent wants to find a photo of their teen daughter or son on sites like snapperparty or sexting forum.
Not for nothing, Snapchat last year published a “Snapchat Safety Center” reminding kids that nude pictures were not allowed.
He will point to official statistics suggesting it reached staggering record levels over £1.8tn last year, arguing his policy would help credit card holders who owe some £14bn between them.
The bold policy to help hard up families comes as Labour strikes a more confident pose in Brighton, where the party is holding one of its biggest ever conferences attended by some 13,000 delegates.
Sedgrid Lewis, online safety expert, notes that these apps look like a normal calculator app but when teens push a button within the app they can hide all inappropriate pictures.
"It's a key way teens are hiding their nude pictures from their parents," said Lewis.
Labour is to announce plans for a broad cap on the total interest anyone can pay to a credit card company, potentially helping some three million Britons trapped in a debt spiral.