The financial crisis of 2008 has had wide-ranging and enduring impacts on economies around the world, and the UK is no exception. But one of the biggest legacies of all which it leaves today is that of record-low interest rates, which the Bank of England plunged to new depths shortly after the EU referendum last […]
The most obvious fact about an emergency is that it comes out of nowhere, throwing off even the most well laid plans.
When you’re searching online for a short term loan, it’s safe to say that you’ve probably exhausted all other options. We won’t waste any of your time suggesting that you should try to get money from family or friends. If you had those options, you would have taken them. You probably don’t have family that […]
There are many companies that offer short term loans fast. This means that you should be able to compare them and find out which one is going to be the best one for you.
Accidents in life happen — that’s the very definition of an accident. It sneaks up on you when you’re not looking. It challenges you to make big, sweeping decisions — often without a lot of time to think about those decisions. If you’re stuck in a bad situation, but you know that you can work […]
Leading economists have warned that it is unlikely that Britain will retain its AAA credit rating with all three major credit rating agencies through 2013, given the economic climate and the way the UK’s finances are going. This will be a particularly embarrassing development for George Osborne, who has repeatedly claimed that his actions have […]
The Consumer Credit Counselling Service (CCCS), a charity which gives advice to people who are struggling with debt and repayments, has warned that many consumers are turning to the more expensive option of overdrafts rather than tackling any gap in their finances with loans or credit cards. Una Farrell, a spokeswoman for the charity, said that “these […]
Some of Britain’s top banks last night suffered a downgrade in their credit rating by Moody’s the credit agency amid rapidly increasing fears of a financial meltdown in the Eurozone.
Business credit conditions in the UK are still getting worse the Bank of England has warned.
The Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) has issued a warning that ‘The on-going credit squeeze is becoming critical’ …