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Life With A Poor Credit Score: A Simple Coping Guide

If your credit score is less than ideal, then managing your life and finances can be difficult. While the implications of a poor credit score were once only felt in a financial sense, the modern world has turned to credit scores when considering applications for a variety of other services too. For example, you may […] Read more…

What Is Plevin and How Does It Affect my PPI Claim?

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It’s now just over a year until the PPI deadline. If you haven’t heard about it, where have you been? Arnold Schwarzenegger’s robotic head can be seen on TV adverts and billboards shouting at people to “do it now!” — he means make a decision about whether you want to make a claim.   We’ve […] Read more…

10 Things To Do If You’re Going To Be Homeless

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According to statistics by UK charity Shelter, one in three families are only one month’s pay check away from being made homeless. However, there are a million reasons why you could be made homeless. Even if it is only for a temporary period, spending can spiral and your finances can be significantly impacted without a […] Read more…

Your Credit Score: The Basics

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Improving your credit score is a term bandied around a lot, but it isn’t something most of us actually take heed of until we need to. Lots of people don’t know what a credit score is, how it works or why it is important, let alone how to improve it. It is something that everybody […] Read more…