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May 15, 2017

Government bonds

When you buy a Government bond, you lend money to the Government that has issued that bond. In return for that money, the Government provides you with a bond and...

May 12, 2017

It Makes Sense scheme

'It Makes Sense’ is a scheme which offers loans of small amounts of money at low interest rates. It is run through participating credit unions and it aims to reduce...

May 12, 2017

How much can you save?

Before you start to save, decide how much you can afford to put aside each week or month and for how long. To do this look at your income, what...

May 12, 2017

Rental accommodation scams

When looking for a property to rent, either as your home or when you go on holiday, the last thing you want is to become a victim of a scam...

May 11, 2017

Moneylenders’ loans

Moneylenders typically lend small amounts of money at a high rate of interest over a short period of time, which means the repayments are high....

May 11, 2017

Applying for a loan

Find out about applying for a loan, what questions to ask, the type of loans available, your credit history and the pros and cons of different types of loans....

May 11, 2017

Reduce your current account fees

Most banks now charge bank account fees and you may now have to comply with certain rules to qualify for free banking. If you don’t qualify for free banking there...

May 11, 2017

Mortgage arrears

Being in arrears on your mortgage means that you have missed some or all of your mortgage repayment. If you can’t meet your mortgage repayments, or you’re worried you might...

May 11, 2017

In-store credit

Some shops offer finance options to help you pay for items such as electrical appliances, computers or furniture. Like some personal loans, you pay the money back at a fixed...

May 11, 2017

Equity release

If you own your home and are over 55, an equity release scheme could allow you to release some of the value of your home without having to make repayments...

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