Credit Checks and how to improve your credit score

Credit Checks and how to improve your credit score

  Most of us at some stage in our lives will be subject to a credit check, this can vary from application for a mortgage, renting a property, financing a car, mobile phone contracts or applying for a loan.  The higher your credit score in most cases, the lower the APR...
Debt Consolidation

Debt Consolidation

Streamline your finances by combining all your loan and credit repayments into one simple monthly repayment What is Debt Consolidation Debt consolidation has helped a lot of people manage their debts without having to go into any type of formal debt management plan. ...
Money Advice

Money Advice

The Money Helper website was set up by government in 2011 to give consumers the support they need to manage their money well.  The service provides free financial guidance, debt advice, and has a wealth of resources. To get started this free Budget Planner from the...
Money Management – Get financially fit!

Money Management – Get financially fit!

Money Management is an all-embracing term to describe how you handle all aspects of your finances; from budget planning monthly to help meet essential expenditure, to saving and borrowing for medium term plans like holidays and cars, to mortgages/investments/ pensions...
Financial Jargon Busted

Financial Jargon Busted

Account This is provided by a bank or building society which holds money for you.  A current account is an everyday account which allows money to be paid in or taken out.  A basic bank account is a special sort of current account which doesn’t usually allow you to...