Posted by | Category Blog | Date 30 March 2017

The Best Loan Management Software Companies in the UK

Since our recent blog post on how to start a loans company, we have received a lot of enquiries by people looking to start a new business in the payday and guarantor sector. Very often, we are also asked what is the best loan management software for lenders and with several companies in the UK offering their services, we wanted to give you an overview of the different companies that

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Posted by | Category Blog | Date 22 March 2017

A Guide to Bridging Finance

Bridging finance is becomingly increasingly popular in the UK with over £4 billion lent out in 2016. There is a common overlap with guarantor loans because the loan sum generally runs in the thousands of pounds and is used for lifestyle changes such as home renovations, weddings and growing businesses. There are approximately 33 lenders in the UK, according to the Association of Short Term Lenders, with the most successful lenders

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Posted by | Category Blog | Date 16 March 2017

Guarantor lending safer investment than peer to peer?

Peer to peer lending has grown significantly in the UK over the last few years.  According to the Peer to Peer Finance Association, lending rose to £6.5 billion in 2016 in the UK, up from £2.1 billion in 2015. The figures are based on customers borrowing up to £25,000 (Zopa) and £35,000 (Ratesetter) for personal loan use, business purposes or property finance (this could be secured). Interest rates

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Posted by | Category Blog | Date 07 March 2017

Will You Help To Crown “Best Guarantor Loan Provider” 2017?

The Consumer Credit Awards are the only consumer-voted for awards that are focused on consumer credit in the UK. They’re run annually by Smart Money People, the UK’s #1 financial services review website. We’re excited to announce that this year, we’ll be adding a new category to the awards…guarantor loans, following the increased popularity of this financial product as an alternative to payday or personal loans. But we need your

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