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‘Catalogue credit’ landing families in hot water

Sadly for many of us, borrowing and debt play some part of everyday life and is something we read and hear about more often than we might care to. But while the dangers of getting into debt with payday loans or other high-interes...

‘Borrowers to blame for financial crisis’ – Minister

Finding the right mortgage deal can be a tricky balancing act, especially if banks are prepared to lend you more than you can afford. Borrowing too much during the economic boom played a hug...

Interest only mortgages: Why they won’t save you money

Lenders are cracking down on interest only mortgages. Santander, for example, now demands a 50% deposit if you want to take out an interest-only...

How to teach your teens to pay for themselves

Teenage wants are notoriously expensive. But pleasing them doesn’t have to mean haemorrhaging your bank account! Here are some tips to make it work...

Cut the cost of borrowing

Borrowing money isn’t something many of us like to do, but when it comes to a few things in life – such as getting...

How your credit card could make you money

Used irresponsibly, credit cards certainly can get you into a financial mess. However, using the right credit card in the right way could actually...