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How will starting a debt solution impact your credit score?

Posted 05 March 2018 by Christine Walsh

Starting a debt solution might be the right way for you to take control of your debts, but the knock-on effect could be a badly damaged credit score, right? Come to think of it, if you go on a debt solution, could it stop you from ever borrowing again?


What does APR stand for?

Posted 21 January 2017 by Emily Bancroft

Find out what you’ll need to pay back when you’ve borrowed on a credit card or a loan.

Wayne Rooney's testimonial raises over a million for charity

Posted 20 January 2017 by Christine Walsh

Wayne Rooney’s testimonial match proves to be a fundraising success.

Can you beat impulse buys?

Posted 16 January 2017 by Emily Bancroft

Find out how you can stop yourself shopping online.

Feed your family for less this year

Posted 12 January 2017 by Emily Bancroft

Get your food budget under control for 2017.

What are the Income Payment Agreement rules?

Posted 10 January 2017 by Christine Walsh

Will you have to pay towards your debts if you go bankrupt? What are the rules surrounding this? Here are the answers.

5 New Year’s resolutions that will save you money

Posted 03 January 2017 by Christine Walsh

Kill two birds with one stone and pick a New Year’s resolution that will save you money.

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