Amendments to Swiss Tax Agreement

June 29, 2012 by  | Leave a Comment Filed under: Taxes 

The UK-Switzerland Tax Agreement was signed on 6 October 2011. The legislation to put it into effect is in the 2012 Finance Bill; which should get Royal Assent (and become law) in July this year, and come into force in January 2013. On 20 March 2012 the UK and Switzerland signed a (read on...)



What Makes a Responsible Same Day Loan Lender?

April 21, 2012 by  | Leave a Comment Filed under: Loans 

The ethics and responsibilities of same day loan companies are often called into question, usually as a result of their open lending practices and higher rates of interest. As a result, some consumers may question who they can truly trust, resulting in confusion and possible mistrust of the (read on...)

What Is the Difference Between a Payday Broker and Lender

December 28, 2011 by  | Leave a Comment Filed under: Loans 

When you search for a payday loan, providers are often split into two separate categories: brokers and lenders. But what is the difference and which should you use if you’re looking to secure the best possible rates? In this article we’ll look to weigh up the relative qualities of (read on...)

Can You Get a Real Loan to Pay Off Payday Loans?

December 24, 2011 by  | Leave a Comment Filed under: Loans 

It is rarely advised to seek further credit to pay off existing debts; that is unless you can secure a lower rate of interest or more favourable terms. In most situations it can also prove to be extremely difficult, especially if you don’t have a particularly strong credit rating. However, (read on...)

Can You Change the Amount You Borrow After Taking Out a Payday Loan?

December 24, 2011 by  | Leave a Comment Filed under: Loans 

Payday loans are renowned for their flexibility. Whilst long-term borrowing is weighed down by major restrictions, delays and red tape, their short-term counterparts are quick, easy and accessible for most. But does this extend to adjusting the amount that you borrow once your application has (read on...)

Do All Businesses Provide a Wage Advance Option?

December 7, 2011 by  | Leave a Comment Filed under: Loans 

Often, when you find yourself in financial difficulties, it can be difficult to find a way out – both in the short-term and long-term. Whilst many choose to borrow money from friends, family and loved ones, others aren’t so lucky. If you don’t want to get a loan, or have already (read on...)

Overseas Property Blitz

December 3, 2011 by  | Leave a Comment Filed under: Taxes 

The taxman’s newly formed specialist HMRC tax compliance unit – the”Affluence team” – has commenced its first major project: targeting wealthy Brits who own land and property abroad. It is rumoured that HMRC are saying it suspects about 350,000 UK tax residents, with (read on...)

Can Loan Debt Stop You Extending Your Overdraft?

November 24, 2011 by  | Leave a Comment Filed under: Loans 

Every time you apply for, or receive any kind of credit, this will be recorded in your own personal credit report. This means that if you have a loan, any other lender will be able to see the full outstanding amount along with any other debts that you may have, including credit cards and (read on...)

Can Loan Debt Stop You Getting a Mortgage Certificate?

November 24, 2011 by  | Leave a Comment Filed under: Loans 

With mortgages often exceeding £100,000, lenders have to be sure that recipients are trustworthy and will have the means to repay to money during the agreed period. This means that they will often carry out forensic checks on your current financial status, credit history and your employment (read on...)

What Is the Best Way to Compare Payday Loan Prices?

November 24, 2011 by  | Leave a Comment Filed under: Loans 

As a society we have become accustomed to comparing prices to ensure that we’re always achieving the very best rates available. Whether we are carrying out a major purchase, such as buying a new car or fitting a new bathroom, or just picking up the latest chart CD, getting a good spread of (read on...)