REALITY CHECK: Very few of us go through life without having to borrow money at some point, do we? That’s good news for finance companies and other types of lenders, but only if they get their money back over an agreed period, of course! Continue reading
Are you having problems getting a car sorted? Perhaps every car finance company you approach turns you down. And maybe you’re coming close to the point of giving up now – even wrestling with the notion that you probably shouldn’t have even been looking to take on a car loan in the first place!
Is there one single credit score that we all have, and if the score’s low, is it then added to one central credit blacklist somewhere in the UK, for lenders everywhere to access? The simple answer is no. So, if you’re ever asked if you’ve got good or bad credit, you could answer: “It depends on who’s keeping score!”
Arranging the right car finance deal is something people all over Britain try to sort out every day. Happily, most succeed. For those with poor credit, the process can sometimes be difficult. But if you’ve got bad credit, should you grab the first finance deal offered to you?
Have you seen the cost of public transport in the capital lately? Sometimes it seems like you have to be as rich as Croesus just to get the number 78 from Peckham Library (Stop C) to Canning Town, or to ‘Tube it’ from Shepherds Bush to Bethnal Green. Cor blimey!
Simon lives in the country. No, he’s not a farmer. He doesn’t ‘do’ game keeping. He hung up his Deer Stalker hat long ago. And he’s not the Head of Maintenance on a sprawling country estate. He still lives in the country, though – working in north London all day and returning to rural Hertfordshire at night.