Current accounts

credit score?

Can you improve your credit rating?

Are you wondering ‘can you improve your credit rating?’ Your credit score can affect your ability to successfully apply for finance products or benefit from preferential rates. However, do you know exactly how it’s calculated or the best ways of improving it? What’s a credit score? Your credit rating is used by lenders to determine how

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Would you take from your childrens savings?

Current Accounts Guide

Current accounts might be a bit of a minefield; you may be someone who opened their first bank account as a child and have stuck with it since or perhaps you’re considering switching banks and want to know what account will suit you best? Current accounts come in all different shapes and sizes and getting

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Premier bank accounts piggy banks

Premier Bank Accounts: Are they worth The Money?

Premier bank accounts are those you pay a fee to use and in return you are offered savings or deals on insurance or other benefits. It seems attractive on the surface, but are we paying out more money to banks and getting the raw end of the deal or could they actually save us more

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second bank account

Second bank account: Get ready to bail…

Switching current accounts or opening a second bank account to escape bank charges that you simply cannot afford is sometimes your only option of escape. Imagine: You are thousands of feet above the earth in a propeller plane. Far below, the fields spread out like patchwork handkerchiefs. The roads look like pencil lines and you

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Overdraft fees: Don’t Get Trapped

One day with any luck the shockingly high bank overdraft fees and charges that kick in when you go overdrawn will be a thing of the past, but for the time being we’re stuck with a collusive banking sector that’s legally entitled to charge us disproportionate amounts of cash when we go one penny over

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Company Credit Cards, business borrowing

Prepaid Cards: As Good as Cash

Prepaid Cards can be life savers Once upon a time the typical holiday from hell involved turning up to the one of the Spanish Costa’s and discovering that you hotel was a building site, or getting food poisoning from a less than hygienic kitchen. These days, though the ultimate dread scenario is having your cash

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