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    The Long-Term Psychological Impact of Student Loan Debt

    14th August 2018

    Higher education is now a requirement for most new job applications, but how does student loan debt impact university graduates? 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 loan debt will leave many graduates paying back their debt well into their …
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  • Brits ashamed to borrow money from family

    New research: 62% of Brits ashamed 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 desperately 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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  • 8 money-saving tips we learned from our Dads

    14th June 2018

    In honour of all the Dads out there, we thought we’d write something in recognition of all of them who have given us some invaluable money-saving tips that we should have used (and probably ignored!) growing up. Our Dad’s… We love them. We argue with them. We receive advice from them. And at some point, we’ve probably taken money from …
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  • It’s Peachy’s 7th Birthday!

    6th June 2018

    It’s time for Celebrations! Peachy.co.uk has a 7th birthday on 6th of June and because of that we declare the whole June as a Birthday Month in Peachy. During the whole June we are going to give out Peachy’s gifts and there will be 7 lucky ones who don’t have to repay their loan. Just keep on reading to understand …
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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

    The United Kingdom will leave the EU on 29th March 2019. But what does this mean to ordinary Brits at home? How will Brexit impact personal finances? Whether you agree with the decision we made or not, the United Kingdom will leave the European Union in March 2019. Much has been discussed about the UK’s future trade, sovereignty and borders, …
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