Depending on what part of the country you live in, and where you live, you may have noticed that many bank branches are closing down. This is in part due to our changing banking habits. Yes, we all need bank accounts, but more and more we are doing our banking online, or through the… Read more »

  Over the past couple of years there have been quite a few topics in the news that seem to have monopolised the news, payday loans and lenders, PPI claims and the mis-selling of PPI, and also the Brexit. PPI claims seems to have settled down some, but with a deadline now being set by… Read more »

If you have bad credit or even no credit, then you can expect that when you apply for a loan or credit card, it may be difficult to get approved. However, there are some things you can do to improve your chances of getting approved. One is to know what makes up your credit score,… Read more »

Our mobile phones, how many times can I say/write it, they are not just a part of our lives, but an integral part of our lives, and in some ways an extension of our very selves. These little high-tech, Star Trek like communication devices are always in our hands. Always! Just look around…..everywhere you look,… Read more »

The Queen is set to receive a pay rise in the amount of £6m, and this money is to come from the “public funds”. Now there will be those that will go to the pub after reading this news and after a few, will begin to pontificate about how the Queen is not worth a… Read more »

It is not a good feeling to apply for a loan you need, only to have the loan turned down, denied, rejected. The worst would be if you were rejected for a mortgage, and then couldn’t buy the house you had wanted. People sometimes take their credit and credit scores for granted; maybe they are… Read more »

Barclays Bank and four (4) of its former executives have been charged with fraud in connection to their actions over the 2008 2008 financial scandal. Banks and banking fraud has been in the news for the past few years, from online banking fraud, to banking scandals, to pay rises for bank’s officials. The Serious Fraud… Read more »