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.

Friday, 23 November 2018 05:56

Rent to Own Price Caps are the FCA's Vietnam

If ever there was an indication of mission creep, then it is the futile attempt of regulators to cap the cost of credit. Just as mission creep brought down the mighty US in Vietnam, so …
In the early hours of Wednesday the 21/11/18 at 02:58:00, one of our company vehicles was entered into without permission. Footage of this has been included below. While most would be mildly annoyed, we consider…
Tuesday, 20 November 2018 05:31

People Admit They Can't Repay Debt

Are you in debt? If so, you are not alone. Well over a third of people in this country are in some form of debt. Do you know what is even scarier, though? Of the…
Thursday, 15 November 2018 09:54

Is a cashless society really on its way?

Has it ever crossed your mind that one day there will be no money in the world? No, we’re not talking about the country going bankrupt (although that could be a stark possibility the way…
Tuesday, 13 November 2018 07:53

FOBTs and Virtue Signalling

Ministers resigning, virtue signallers kicking off and nobody interested in the evidence, this is the UK 2018. If politicians were bothered, then there are solutions in front of them. As an industry, the lending market…
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 07:03

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 16:03

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 11:59

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…
Tuesday, 02 October 2018 23:52

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 08:56

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 13:21

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 05:00

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 20:47

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 18:13

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 15:32

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 20:08

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.…