Finance

  • Where to get help with debt?

    Where Can I Get Help With Debt?

    12th October 2018

    Managing your debt is never pleasant, and debt is one of life’s most stressful experiences. The sad part is that many of us at one time in our lives have been in debt. In fact, according to the National Audit Office, up to 8.3 million people are unable to pay off debt or household bills. Ignoring your debt problems is …
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  • Social media causing millennials debt

    Is Social Media causing Millennials to get into debt?

    24th August 2018

    Extortionate rental prices, credit card bills, and student loans are making it difficult for millennials to save for their future retirement. However, there is a new threat that is impacting millennials financial growth and security – social media. Do you ever get envious of your friend’s social media feeds – jetting off to somewhere exotic, wearing new outfits each day, …
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  • student loan debt psychological impact

    The Long-Term Psychological Impact of Student Loan Debt

    14th August 2018

    With ‘A’ Level results due any day now, students are getting ready to head to university. While it’s an exciting time for any student, it does come at a price. A BIG price. According to a study by the Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS), three-quarters of graduates will never clear their student loan debt.  High tuition fees and enormous student …
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  • Brits do not like to borrow money from Family

    9th July 2018

    Peachy’s new research shows that borrowing money is still a tricky topic, with 62% of us embarrassed to ask for money from friends and family, even when we really need it. Women are more likely to be embarrassed than men, with 70% of women saying they would be too embarrassed to ask for money compared to 54% of men. Both …
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  • New study finds Brits spending recklessly on summer holidays

    25th May 2018

    With the onset of summer comes the beginning of UK travel plans. But, did you know that 40% of UK holidaymakers are not budgeting carefully and thus paying the price later? Alarmingly, 97% of holidaymakers don’t regret reckless spending on their summer holidays, leaving them with unmanageable debt once the summer is over. In April, we surveyed more than 2,000 …
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  • Brexit: How hard will it hit your finances?

    16th May 2018

    In less than 9 months, Brexit will come into effect. Whether you agree with the decision we made or not, the United Kingdom will leave the European Union on 29th March 2019. Much has been discussed about the UK’s future trade, sovereignty and borders, but what does this mean to ordinary Brits at home? And how will Brexit impact your …
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