Consumer Credit

Could You Review a Movie From Just the Opening Credits?

Russell Hamblin Boone | Posted 24.05.2015 | UK
Russell Hamblin Boone

However, the thematic review should have been much clearer about when non-compliance was identified and whether the firms responsible are still trading. Until we tackle the institutional misrepresentation of the industry it will be difficult for consumers to break free of out of date financial services and embrace new technology and new attitudes to financial management.

Payday Loan Price Cap is Part of New Lending Landscape

Russell Hamblin Boone | Posted 17.03.2015 | UK
Russell Hamblin Boone

Into 2015 and beyond we can expect to see fewer lenders granting fewer loans, resulting in a greater dependence on state support and rise of the grey and black markets.

The £6billion Finance Gap

Ben Hughes | Posted 14.04.2013 | UK
Ben Hughes

There's a £6billion hole in our financial system. There are over eight million people, businesses and social enterprises that don't qualify for bank finance, but who need credit. That's according to new research just release by the CDFA.

Peter Guest

Pawnbrokers Shrug Off 'Dickensian' Image As Consumers Lose Faith In Banks | Peter Guest | Posted 14.01.2012 | UK

In the Victoria branch of T.M. Sutton pawnbrokers, between the glass cabinets of designer watches and jewelry, is a life-sized bronze statue of Elvis ...