Credit Control: Ensuring Best Practice As Consumer Borrowing Increases

Posted on: Wed, 07/08/2019 - 11:46

The UK’s rising debt issue: as consumers continue to borrow, what safeguards are in place? Recent Bank of England Money and Credit Statistics showed that whilst consumer lending in the UK was...

Poverty is turning us into criminals

Posted on: Thu, 25/07/2019 - 15:51

London Mayor Sadiq Khan has said there is a clear link between poverty in the capital and the rise of serious youth crime. Dr Roger Gewolb gives his commentary on the links between the two societal...

What will Boris Johnson as Prime Minister mean for your money?

Posted on: Wed, 24/07/2019 - 10:31

Boris Johnson will become Prime Minister of the UK tomorrow after winning the Conservative party leadership contest. Johnson scored a landslide victory over Jeremy Hunt, winning 66.4 per cent of...

10.5 million Brits believe they are in worst financial position ever, FairMoney.com research

Posted on: Wed, 24/07/2019 - 10:28

A fifth of Brits believe that they are in the worst financial positions that they have ever been in, nationally representative research named Brexit Broke Me reveals. The research, conducted by...

The takeover bid for Bradford-based Provident Financial that was a mess from day one

Posted on: Wed, 24/07/2019 - 10:24

The biggest PLC story in Yorkshire over the past few months has been the bitter, £1.3bn hostile takeover bid for Provident Financial by rival Non-Standard Finance (NSF), which ultimately failed. Read...

Boris Johnson: From tax to pensions, what may Prime Minister role mean for YOUR finances?

Posted on: Wed, 24/07/2019 - 10:13

BORIS JOHNSON has won the Conservative Party leadership race, meaning he will become the Prime Minister in the UK. He's addressed personal finance matters such as pension tax relief changes and an...

Dr. Roger Gewolb discusses how Brexit broke Britain with Alexis Conran on talkRADIO

Posted on: Mon, 22/07/2019 - 11:39

On Sunday, July 21 st 2019, Dr. Roger Gewolb appeared on talkRadio, hosted by Alexis Conran. The show involved Dr. Roger Gewolb and Alexis Conran discussing the ways that Brexit uncertainty has...

Debts worry to blame for poor health

Posted on: Mon, 22/07/2019 - 11:19

21 July 2019 By Geoff Ho MONEY problems have left nearly a fifth of Britons experiencing mental and physical health issues, according to research from Fairmoney. The loans comparison site also found...

Addressing P2P lending’s wafer-thin margins

Posted on: Mon, 22/07/2019 - 11:07

The recent collapse of a number of P2P lending firms has highlighted the fragile nature of the industry RCNT.EU/CIH9Q BY IAN FRASER JULY 21, 2019 Putting money into the peer-to-peer, or P2P, lending...

UK Credit Card Debt Rises to £72.9 billion

Posted on: Mon, 08/07/2019 - 09:43

By Dina Caruso - 03/07/2019 British consumers owe a total of £72.9 billion in credit card debt, recent data provided by the Bank of England shows. This debt has stemmed from relatively low-interest...