Quick News

Our News service is sometimes tongue in cheek but the messages and accuracy are top level. We report on things long before main stream media.

The plight of hard-working people up and down the country who are finding it harder than ever to make ends meet and live a comfortable life because of financial constraints. We regularly highlight the gulf…
Monday, 05 November 2018 11:09

Research Shows Half of Wage Gone In One Day

Are you aged between 24-33? If you are, chances are you will know how stressful it is to balance the books just before payday. According to latest figures, one-fifth of people in this age group…
What is the truth about the Chancellor's plan to launch a no interest scheme based on the Australian model to combat payday loans? It certainly is not what people think it is, it's almost certainly…
Sunday, 21 October 2018 08:03

New Home Energy Hacks 2018

The beautiful and sizzling summer that we enjoyed this year is now but a distant memory. If you take a look out of your window chances are it is dark, dreary, and getting very, very…
Thursday, 18 October 2018 17:03

High Street Still In Decline

The budget is out in a few weeks, with the High Street dying before our very eyes. What can be done to help retailers survive through to next year? It wasn’t so long ago that…
Thursday, 11 October 2018 12:59

Petrol Prices - why so high?

If you’re a car driver chances are you will have realised that every week it seems to be costing you a small fortune to fill your car up with fuel. This is because the price…
Wednesday, 03 October 2018 00:52

Social Media To Decide On Your Application

Our readers tend to know the basics of applying to a bank or building society for a loan. Most people are aware that these organisations have to run credit checks to determine if there have…
Thursday, 27 September 2018 09:56

Poverty figures make for grim reading

Take seven people from the streets, put them around a table and chances are one of those people will be living in poverty. How bad is that? When you put it like that it’s hard…
Saturday, 22 September 2018 14:21

Income Protection, time to think about it?

How safe is your job? Are you confident that the job you’re currently in is a job for life? If the answer to the latter question is a ‘no’, then you should ensure that you…
Monday, 17 September 2018 06:00

QuickLoans Is Giving Away Social.co.uk

For those of you that don’t know. We are at the final stages of our involvement in the finance industry. Before we go, we’d like to donate the name Social.co.uk to a someone or a…
Media reports that the head of the CofE (Church of England) - Justin Welby - intends to buy Wonga’s loan book highlights a shameful PR stunt that is a symbol of all that is wrong…
Friday, 14 September 2018 21:47

Borrowing From Family Reaches All Time High

We all know that as finances have been squeezed tighter than they ever have been that people have had to find different ways to access cash when they have fallen short at the end of…
Saturday, 08 September 2018 19:13

Household Debt

Can you believe that the festive season is a mere sixteen weeks away?! The time when families get together and enjoy all the delights of good food, thoughtful gifts and wonderful company – what better…
Tuesday, 04 September 2018 16:32

How Quick Can You Go? Win a Drive in an F1 Car!

Everything we do at Quick Loans is about speed, but this time it is your chance. We are holding a competition to and the winner will receive a drive in a real F1 Car. You…
Saturday, 01 September 2018 21:08

The truth about who really killed wonga

We sit in in the office here at Quick Loans and chuckle to ourselves as some people claim glory for killing Wonga. The truth is a lot stranger than many of you would actually know.…
We wrote an article several years ago asking why after discussing the issue with the FCA, Wonga would in 2014 voluntarily pay and write off around £200m in compensation to stay in a market which…
We have long been a critic of the Tesla brand and Elon Musk. It’s a company that operates like a pyramid scheme with its foundations built on PR, rumours, and gimmicks. In our opinion, Tesla…
Sunday, 12 August 2018 09:23

Tesla And The World's Greatest Con Man

Everyone’s talking about the possibility that the world’s best-known electric car manufacturer, Tesla, could be going bust within the coming months. Many are saying they will, and many are saying that they are too big…
Thursday, 09 August 2018 18:19

Football's going bust, not coming home

One thing we are very good at is spotting when an industry is in trouble, and right now football, especially English football is going bust right before our very eyes. Almost without any attention from…
Quick Loans has completed the purchase of the Cheque Centre, with the aim of relaunching the brand, it was announced today. Once the second biggest lender on the UK high street, the Cheque Centre, which…
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