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'Drafty' is Recognised for Accessibility and Innovation
Monday, 17 July 2017
Alternative credit provider ‘Drafty’ has been named the winner of the first ever ‘Innovation of the Year’ award at the 2017 Consumer Credit Awards. Thousands of consumers took part in voting before the judges announced the winners.
Comment: Lloyds Banking Group Overdraft Charges
Wednesday, 12 July 2017
Following the announcement from Lloyd’s Banking Group is to abolish fees for retail customers who fall into unplanned overdrafts, Mark Somers, COO at 4most, the global credit risk consultancy, argues that this is in fact misleading to customers and that a more responsible approach should be undertaken.
MotoNovo Finance Provider of the Year
Tuesday, 11 July 2017
Following votes by ‘thousands’ by car dealers across the UK, MotoNovo Finance has been recognised as the Finance Provider of the Year (Prime) in the Car Dealer Power Awards 2017. This comes off the back of several other wins already this year for MotoNovo, including awards for innovation and customer service for what is one of the fastest-growing and dynamic businesses in the financial service industry.  
Building society to make AGM donations
Tuesday, 11 July 2017
Earl Shilton Building Society is supporting two good causes by making a 40p donation for each vote cast at its upcoming AGM.
StepChange Debt Charity appoints two new trustees
Tuesday, 11 July 2017
StepChange Debt Charity announced today that it had appointed two new members to its board of trustees, Monica Kalia and Tim Frost.
Rainy day savings via pensions automatic enrolment prevents debt problems and saves money
Tuesday, 11 July 2017
Helping people to build a £1,000 rainy day savings fund via the pensions automatic enrolment framework would prevent debt problems, would have a minimal impact on retirement incomes and would be better financially for people than if they stopped paying into their pensions to cover emergency costs, this is according to new analysis conducted by the Pensions Policy Institute (PPI) for StepChange Debt Charity.  
Consumer car finance new business volumes stable so far in 2017
Friday, 07 July 2017
New figures released today by the Finance & Leasing Association (FLA) show that new business in the point of sale (POS) consumer new car finance market fell 1% by value and 13% by volume in May, compared with the same month in 2016. This is in line with the fall in private new car sales over the same period.  
Consumer finance up 5% so far in 2017
Friday, 07 July 2017
New figures released today by the Finance & Leasing Association (FLA) show consumer finance new business grew in May by 8% compared with the same month last year.  
£4600 – the tipping point to come clean about debt
Thursday, 06 July 2017
Adults in the UK who have secret debt would rack up an average of £4,618 before asking for help from their loved ones to manage it, according to new research from online lender, Sunny. This figure climbs to £6,441 for the over-55s, more than twice the threshold of £2,936 for their younger counterparts (18-34 year olds).
Money Advice Service youth expert comments on Student Loans
Thursday, 06 July 2017
Money Advice Service youth and student expert, Michael Royce comments on IFS findings: Higher education funding in England: Past, present and options for the future: “There are many challenges facing students as they leave university or college to embark on life and career plans. While student loan repayments are mostly repaid through graduates’ monthly pay once they are earning enough, there may be a range of other pressures on graduates’ bank balances as they transition to a new life stage. These can include settling bills as they leave student life, and incurring new costs with no student finance to fall back on as they change living arrangements and seek and start new jobs.  
New Single Financial Guidance Body a positive step forward for debt and money advice – R3
Thursday, 06 July 2017
The creation of a Single Financial Guidance Body could help break down barriers stopping indebted individuals from receiving free and impartial advice, says insolvency trade body R3 ahead of a key parliamentary debate on the issue.
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