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Jul 21, 2017

The truth about 0% car finance deals

More people than ever are using some form of finance to purchase a car, and dealerships ar...
Jul 07, 2017

Consumer lending rises 8% over one year

New lending figures will raise concerns over consumer borrowing, as the Finance and Leasin...
Jul 05, 2017

Students graduate with an average of £50k debt

English graduates have the highest student debts in the developed world as they leave univ...
Jul 05, 2017

Credit card vs loan: which is best for borrowing money?

Here are the top ten things to consider when working out the best way to fund purchases, a...

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Jul 04, 2017

Consumer credit firms warned over risky lending

Jun 30, 2017

High cost of credit a ‘key risk’ says Citizens Advice

Jun 29, 2017

UK households increasingly reliant on credit to make ends meet

Jun 27, 2017

Consumers keep borrowing, but Bank of England is worried

Jun 26, 2017

Should you pay back your children’s student loans?

Jun 22, 2017

Why you shouldn’t buy travel currency in the UK with your credit card

Jun 21, 2017

Women and under-35s most likely to use overdrafts

Jun 20, 2017

Halifax offers new bank account customers £161 sweetener

Jun 16, 2017

Short-term credit users to receive digital debt advice

Jun 16, 2017

Brits waste £100m a year on card charges abroad

Jun 13, 2017

Payday loan complaints up 200% in a year

Jun 12, 2017

New credit card with no fees on overseas spending unveiled

Jun 06, 2017

Warning over long interest-free balance transfer credit card deals

Jun 05, 2017

Third of Brits blame banks for their debt problems

Jun 02, 2017

Pick the right cards for holiday to save £100 in fees

May 30, 2017

New payday loan rules come into force

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