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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.

Quick Loans is a large personal finance group that includes brands such as QuickLoans.co.uk We are returning to lending this year and now looking to expand our talented team. Quick Loans is expecting the lending industry's price caps to be relaxed in 2018 and is preparing to re-enter into full scale lending. Our expected Turnover…
Does anyone wonder why people don’t take the food bank issue seriously anymore. Well the BBC gave one great example today on the Victoria Derbyshire show. They wheeled out 3 fat people to talk about starvation, yes you couldn’t make this up. The Victoria Derbyshire program on the BBC has long been known for its…
We're all feeling the pinch at the moment. Around about now millions of people up and down the UK are still struggling their way through the backlog of Christmas debt and overspending, and trying to gain some kind of grip of their finances before the summer. It was revealed a few months ago that millions…
Wednesday, 29 March 2017 09:07

Ways to make money outside of work

It used to be that if you were employed or self employed (basically you had a job) then that was enough to see you through life. A regular income meant that you’d be able to afford the cost of living and that suited everyone just nicely. Nowadays, however, things are very different. Irrespective of whether…
Money management isn't a complex affair, yet so many people struggle with the very simple concept of saving wherever possible and tracking money coming in and out. According to recent research forty per cent of us in the UK have 'bad money habits'. This covers overspending, failure to monitor finances on a regular basis and…
How many times have we been told that the financial industry in this country is on the up after the 2008 crash? How many times have we been led to believe that we are in a better and more solid position money-wise than we were nearly a decade ago? The truth of the matter is…
It used to be the case that if you had ever declared yourself bankrupt that was it - the end of the road for you ever owning anything and ever running your own business again. Not any more, in fact more and more people are taking this option when things get tough and are simply…
What would you rather do than face your finances? Well, apparently, give up our social lives, even break up with our partner as well as have an injection, or throw away your mobile. Personally, we would just prefer to just face up to our money situation rather than any of those options. But, it seems…
Do you use your car a lot? If so, now might be the time to sell it and get a push bike. Why? Tax. Basically we know you have to pay tax if you own a car at the moment. There's road tax and tax on your fuel which is why a lot of people…
Wednesday, 01 March 2017 09:51

Is an election on the credit cards?

Is a general election looming? That is what we’re asking ourselves here. There has been talk about it from numerous sides but there is still people wondering when the time will come when Theresa May will call the much talked about general election. At the end of 2016, the likelihood of an election this year…
The government is finally starting to admit what we’ve all known for a very long time – the current housing situation in this country is damaged, and in many places it is damaged beyond repair. It is not new news to hear that first time buyers cannot get on the housing ladder, and certainly not…
Tax cuts, deregulation and the slashing of unnecessary red tape is the name of the game for Donald Trump at the moment with regards to sorting our financial wranglings in the US. Of course, the liberal left is up in arms at this prospect, but to be fair the liberal left like throwing their arms…
Take a long loving glance at your beautiful diesel car sat on your drive at the minute and weep. For in a couple of years there shall be far fewer diesel vehicles dominating our roads. That’s the way it is going with the news that we are going to get taxed out of owning diesel…
We know that a lot of changes have occurred with regards higher rate tax for landlords with buy to let property and many of you would be forgiven for thinking that it is landlords that will be out of pocket, which may not necessarily be a bad thing, especially for those with multiple properties. But…
Quick Loans Ltd has recently become the recipient of a legal claim from Easy Group, demanding we cease and desist using the name EasyLoans.co.uk and hand it to them. We strongly reject such claims and will now offer to fund the defence of similar victims of the “Easy” grab. Background In November 2016, we received…
Thursday, 09 February 2017 10:09

Can you really educate children about money?

It’s every parent’s worst nightmare that their children will get into money difficulties in later life. As a mum or dad it is normal for children to come to us once in a while to have a bit of financial help whether it be for their first car, or a contribution towards their deposit on…
The number of people who are losing money due to errors or fraud when sending funds online from their bank accounts is continuing to rise. Whilst the banks have done nothing to offer any kind of safety net, Quick Loans’ investigates what can be done. What is the problem? If you have ever sent money…
Thursday, 02 February 2017 10:00

Pensions: Are they worth it?

None of us want to get older. But we have to be realistic, very soon our generation will be grey, wrinkly and bemoaning the weather every waking hour. We’re not meaning to depress you but it is something that we all know is going to happen to us – so let’s accept it and get…
No doubt every article that you’ve read about Donald Trump since he’s become President of the United States of America has been negative. And to be fair, some of the crack-pot comments he’s made, you can’t really argue with certain media outlets going to town on him. We’re going to buck the trend a little…
After looking at our data, we are noticing a rapid build up in the numbers of people taking on Car Finance loans through a model called PCP. Here we explain why it could be a huge problem for the economy, and that danger is rising. PCP (Personal Contract Purchase) has been around for many years.…
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