This Month's Top Articles
Loans UK news (page 4):
|Consider terms before taking out a loan, says expert |
|7th October 2010|
|People looking to take out loans have been advised to carefully read the terms and conditions before committing themselves, by a leading industry expert.|
Although there are a quite few good deals available in the market, consumers...
|More loans are being written off|
|1st October 2010|
|Banks and building societies are writing off more personal loans and other forms of consumer lending, according to recent figures.|
Statistics released by Credit Action reveal that there has been a 7.4 per cent increase in the ...
|Shop around before taking out a loan, says expert|
|24th September 2010|
|When considering the option of taking out a loan, consumers have been advised to take the time to gain a good knowledge of the available options.|
Mark Bower, managing director of moneymaxim.co.uk, commented that there are stil...
|'Increased competition could improve loan rates'|
|23rd September 2010|
|Increasing competition in the banking sector would be doubly beneficial for consumers as well as lenders.|
Mervyn King, the governor of the Bank of England, commented that the banking sector could do with some healthy rivalry.
The benefits of this trend would see banks and b...
|Could Christmas shopping increase loans uptake?|
|18th September 2010|
|Celebrations and preparations for the festive season may leave many a person out-of-pocket.|
This may lead to consumers considering taking out personal loans in order to ensure that financial restraints do not come in the way of me...
|Could cutting housing benefits boost loans uptake?|
|11th September 2010|
|There could be spike in personal loan applications following the announcement that the government is set to cut housing benefits.|
In the light of the present economic situation when people's finances are already stretched, thi...
|Rising levels of personal debt are 'worrying'|
|4th September 2010|
|Personal debt incurred by Britons in the form of loans and other borrowings is on the rise.|
This trend is especially worrying in light of the economic uncertainty that is still evident in the international and domestic financi...
|Paying loans could become difficult in 2011|
|3rd September 2010|
|People could struggle to payback their loans in the next year if interest rates increase, commented an industry expert.|
The predictions made for 2011 by Ed Bowsher, head of consumer finance at lovemoney.com, are not very promising...
|Household finances 'deteriorated in Q1'|
|13th May 2010|
|There was a sharp decline in the financial situation across the average UK household in the first three months of this year, it has been claimed.|
Many Brits may be finding it more difficult to pay off their personal loa...