Unsecured loans: how to improve your chances of being approved
Unsecured loans are big business. Recently released figures show that consumer credit grew by 9.4% in the first six months of 2017, and much of that is attributable to unsecured loans. With more providers than ever, the days when only a bank, usually your own, could offer you a loan...Read More
Personal loans - your questions answered
What is a personal loan? Is it an unsecured loan? A personal loan is credit advanced to an individual by a financial institution. The term is used interchangeably with "unsecured loan". The two are one and the same. Who is eligible for a personal loan? In general, anyone over the...Read More
Secured loans: is it time to worry?
With leading economists and the Bank of England warning that interest rates may soon be on the rise, it's only natural to look at your personal finances and assess how this might affect you. Those with rather lacklustre savings accounts may feel cheered but, for many, the prospect of higher...Read More
Loans and the Brexit effect
The financial markets have felt the repercussions of the vote to leave the European Union ever since the early hours of the morning of 24th June, 2016. Debated at length in the printed press, online, on the radio, on screen and in most homes and offices, the only certain fact...Read More
Should I consider taking out an unsecured loan?
An unsecured loan, also known as a personal loan, can be a quick and easy way of accessing credit. There is minimal red tape and face-to-face interviews are rare nowadays. Online application platforms have simplified the process greatly, and mean that it is possible to have the money in your...Read More