Tools to help you get out of debt

March 26, 2009

Financial website Unbiased.co.uk announced this week that as a nation we spent the first 83 days of the year working just to pay the interest on our debts. Personal loan levels increased to 11.4 billion pounds in 2008, up by over 1.6 billion pounds on the previous year and mortgage debt from equity release loans also increased by 6.5 billion pounds. Credit card debt, on the other hand, decreased by just over 4.9 billion pounds.

Cutting back on household bills

March 23, 2009

The energy regulator has said that it is considering a ban on unjustified price differences in the energy market to address concerns that customers are being charged differing amounts according to their payment methods.

Are women better with money than men?

March 2, 2009

A major survey has found that women are more responsible with money than men. They’re less likely to get into debt and they work hard to become financially independent.