Topic filter : Credit Rating

Most trending topics in Business & Finance ( last 24 hours ):
Holiday McDonald Partnership Tenant Earning Debit Card Central Bank Treasury Debt Savings Food Prices Pension Financial Crisis Takeover 21st Century Fox Rupert Murdoch Sky Ofcom Broadcaster Car Market Ford Public Finance Bargain Discount Lidl Waitrose Fraud Santander Evidence Overseas Investment Investment Commercial Property

Socially Most Trending News

.... Lloyds says: “There’s no impact, either positive or negative. Things like credit ratings are only impacted if there is a joint financial relationship – ie, a joint account. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
Saturday 19th of August 2017 06:00:06 AM
Total Trend count
544
Most trending on :
543 1

Latest Finance News related to Credit Rating

A free railcard or a £2,000 overdraft? How to pick the best student account image
.... Lloyds says: “There’s no impact, either positive or negative. Things like credit ratings are only impacted if there is a joint financial relationship – ie, a joint account. ...
Unsecured consumer credit tops £200bn for first time since 2008 image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 31st of July 2017 08:55:04 AM
.... The Financial Conduct Authority said it was cracking down on the high cost of overdrafts and reviewing the booming car loan market. The regulator’s latest intervention came as credit ratings agency Moody’s also warned about the growing household debt mountain, saying that some borrowers would struggle to repay their debt as the economy weakened and inflation ate into their salaries. ...
Will cheap car loans steer Britain to a financial crash? image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 8th of July 2017 06:00:00 AM
....But it is beyond argument that easy credit has fuelled binge-buying of cars in Britain, with sales at record highs financed by a £31bn surge in finance packages last year alone. Undercover Daily Mail reporters posing as unemployed, on low wages or with a poor credit rating, revealed this week how they were offered £20,000 Audis, Vauxhalls and Fords. ...
China's $9tn bond market opens up to foreign investors image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 3rd of July 2017 09:05:02 AM
.... . There has also been long-held concern about the credibility of credit ratings for bonds in China. ...
China widens investor access as bond trading link with Hong Kong launches image
....4 trillion in value but international investors own less than 2% of it. Bond Connect does away with onerous requirements for outsiders and eases worries about taking profits out of China, but downsides include worries about the depreciating yuan and reliability of China’s domestic credit rating agencies. ...
Ireland says dozen City firms and banks to set up in Dublin over Brexit image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 29th of June 2017 05:09:09 PM
....All banks and financial services operations are obliged by regulators to be “day one ready” for Brexit at the end of March 2019. But with the time needed for banking licence applications, securing real estate, trading floors and having credit ratings in place by then, contingency plans need to be complete in the next few weeks. ...
Car finance: Is it time to go down the PCP and HP road? image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Sunday 25th of June 2017 01:27:00 PM
....Personal loan rates are at record lows, for example M&S currently offers a market leading representative rate of 2. 8 per cent for £7,500, depending on your credit rating. ...
Moody's warns election result will complicate Brexit talks image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 12th of June 2017 11:01:40 PM
. The inconclusive outcome of Britain’s snap election will complicate and probably delay Brexit negotiations that were due to start next week, a leading credit rating agency has warned. ...
Are cheap car loans the vehicle taking us to the next financial crash? image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 10th of June 2017 03:00:29 PM
....The car financing industry is confident that this new breed of ultra-low-cost loans, which account for 82% of all new car registrations and are known as personal contract plans (PCPs), are a safe and secure way of financing new cars. It says sub-prime lenders, who offer loans to people with erratic incomes and damaged credit ratings, account for only 3% of the market and the industry can cope with any destabilising events coming down the track. ...
China trade healthier than expected image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 8th of June 2017 08:22:28 AM
...."Today's trade data surprised on the upside, but has not changed our overall view that real GDP growth likely peaked in the first quarter," investment bank Nomura said in a report. Moody's Investors Service downgraded China's credit rating last month on concerns that its financial strength would be eroded in the coming years by rising debts. ...
S&P lowers Qatar's credit rating image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 7th of June 2017 07:54:42 PM
. Qatar's credit rating was lowered on Wednesday, in the latest fallout from the decision by a group of neighbouring countries to cut diplomatic and trade ties. ...
South Africa falls into second recession in a decade image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 6th of June 2017 11:29:42 AM
....Africa's third-largest economy is under pressure after President Jacob Zuma fired its respected finance minister, Pravin Gordhan, earlier this year. It prompted two credit rating agencies, Standard and Poor's and Fitch, to downgrade South Africa's credit worthiness to junk. ...
India's slowing growth blamed on 'big mistake' of demonetisation image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 1st of June 2017 01:31:26 PM
....India is preparing to introduce a national goods and services tax in July that is expected to make the country a more attractive destination for foreign investment, cut red tape for business and increase trade between states. But Moody’s has warned the country needs to further reduce debt levels if it hopes to boost its international credit rating, currently just above junk status. ...
BT considering closing defined-benefit pensions scheme for existing staff image
....The report continued: “If there’s an increase in the pension deficit at the next valuation date, we may have to increase deficit payments into the scheme. Higher deficit payments could mean less money available to invest, pay out as dividends or repay debt as it matures, which could in turn affect our share price and credit rating. ...
China risks another downgrade if debt bubble not fixed, says Moody's image
. China’s structural reforms will not be enough to arrest its rising debt and another credit rating downgrade for the country is possible unless it gets its ballooning borrowing in check, two officials at Moody’s ratings agency have said. ...
China's credit rating downgraded amid fears over slowing economy image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 24th of May 2017 12:48:29 PM
. China’s credit rating has been downgraded by Moody’s for the first time in almost 30 years over fears that slowing growth and rising debts will weaken the world’s second largest economy. ...
Moody's cuts China's credit rating for first time since 1989 image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 24th of May 2017 03:28:10 AM
. China's credit rating has been cut over fears that growth in the world's second-biggest economy will slow in the coming years. ...
LEASEHOLDER heavily penalised after honest payment slip    image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Monday 22nd of May 2017 07:54:00 PM
....  Even if a leaseholder wins they may have to foot some costs that often prove far greater than the original sums at issue. In the worst case scenario if you do not pay, you could incur a county court charge which will affect your credit rating and end up with you losing your property. ...
Debt fears grow as county court judgments soar by 35% image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 15th of May 2017 05:07:52 PM
....”. The chief executive of Citizens Advice, Gillian Guy, said CCJs “can cause lasting damage to people’s credit rating” and it was crucial that creditors offer customers flexible ways to repay what they owe before taking court action. ...
Labour has big spending ideas, but no plan to earn our trust | Phillip Inman image
....). And what do people with average or above-average incomes need if driving and shopping are their main pastime? Why, the most expensive car their credit rating will buy, a bigger road to drive it on and, when the shopping is online, superfast broadband. ...
US and China sign trade agreement image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 12th of May 2017 07:40:22 AM
. The US and China have reached a 10-point trade deal that opens the Chinese market to US credit rating agencies and credit card companies. ...
Is it better to borrow money for a foreign property from home or overseas? image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Friday 12th of May 2017 12:00:00 AM
....In terms of ease of access, you are likely to find it easier to get financing in the UK, as you will have a history of domestic payments and borrowing to help a lender assess your ability to repay the loan. Your credit score is not an international measurement - varying data protection laws across the globe make it difficult to share personal information across borders, so a strong credit rating does not necessarily apply abroad. ...
Federal budget 2017: the 10 graphs you need to see | Greg Jericho image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 9th of May 2017 10:39:56 AM
....3bn for the second Sydney airport is an equity investment and does not add to government spending in the budget as it is “off budget”. It appears the measure was mostly included to give credit ratings agencies a reason to keep the AAA credit rating. ...
How can I run up a debt for a Barclays account I closed 15 years ago? image
....Despite being sympathetic, branch staff did not know what to do and suggested I contact the debt collection agency!. Two months on there is still no resolution and the debt has now affected my credit rating. ...
UK GDP growth slower than expected as inflation bites image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 28th of April 2017 02:33:56 PM
....But others are more downbeat about the potential consequences of leaving the EU. The credit ratings agency Standard & Poor’s reiterated its view on Fridaythat the decision to leave “continues to present a significant risk to the UK’s track record of strong economic performance, and to its large financial services sector in particular”. ...
Energy price cap image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 24th of April 2017 11:52:31 AM
....Of the two possible models, the first is one that Ofgem introduced earlier this month to cap prices on households with pre-payment meters (ppms). At the moment 16% of consumers have to buy their energy in advance, usually because their credit rating is poor. ...
How to find the best personal loan without damaging your credit rating image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 22nd of April 2017 06:00:06 AM
....Underhand tactics by leading personal loan providers are costing Britons hundreds of millions of pounds a year, it was claimed this week. A report says many banks and other companies are “punishing” people for shopping around for a loan because they carry out an unnecessary type of credit check that leaves a mark on their file and can damage their credit rating. ...
Loan searches on the internet 'may affect credit rating' image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 18th of April 2017 01:16:43 PM
. Individuals have been urged to take care over the effect on their credit rating when searching for loans. ...
Unilever bins Flora – but butters up its shareholders | Nils Pratley image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 6th of April 2017 06:21:41 PM
....Indeed, it can afford to carry another €10bn of debt, on top of the current €12bn. Previous reluctance reflected admirable conservatism but if the louder shareholders want more financial leverage the board can grant their wishes without imperilling the credit rating. ...
South Africa's credit rating has been cut to junk status image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 3rd of April 2017 11:11:12 AM
. South Africa's credit rating has been cut to junk status by the ratings agency S&P Global. ...
UK businesses welcome May's free trade call but warn of no-deal Brexit disaster image
....Hawes said that WTO tariffs, which are 10% for cars, would be the “worst foreseeable outcome”. The pleadings came as Moody’s credit ratings agency said it expected Britain will eventually strike a deal with the EU that preserves most of their current trading relationship after Brexit. ...
Austerity bites? Less chocolate for your money as packets shrink image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 26th of March 2017 12:05:16 AM
....The squeeze means the major supermarkets are under pressure to keep prices low, creating tension with suppliers who want to pass on higher costs with the companies behind household brands such as Birds Eye fish fingers, Weetabix and Walkers crisps among those to have pushed through price rises in recent months. The slump in the pound’s value since June is estimated to have increased the cost of raw materials, such as sugar, wheat and packaging, by between 5% and 10% for UK food manufacturers, according to a recent report by analysts at Standard & Poor’s, the credit rating agency. ...
Lords call for the banks to get back to basics image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 25th of March 2017 07:00:02 AM
.... However, it is impossible to go overdrawn, which means no nasty charges if you go into the red. They can therefore be offered to people with poor credit ratings and those who might not qualify for other products, as well as people who don’t want a conventional account. ...
Oil theft 'provides billions for terrorists and drug cartels' image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 21st of March 2017 06:12:54 PM
.... The Atlantic Council’s Global Energy Center proposed molecular marking, where criminals cannot see that fuel is marked but authorities can test to see if it is illegitimate, and better tracking of oil tanker trucks. Separately on Tuesday, the credit rating agency Moody’s said the oil price recovery in recent months had led it to upgrade the outlook for the major oil and gas companies from “stable” to “positive”. ...
Seven ways to teach your kids about money image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 18th of March 2017 06:30:31 AM
.... Students tend to be hit on by loads of banks, so explain the difference between an interest-free overdraft and a credit card with 16% APR. It is a good time to start a reasonable credit rating as they take over their own mobile phone contracts and register on the electoral role. ...
Zero tolerance from a not-so-smart parking firm image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 10th of March 2017 07:00:00 AM
.... It appears there is no recourse to appeal this charge through an independent mediator in Scotland. I don’t want to let this go to the stage that we are threatened with court action, as we are looking to buy our first home and would hate to damage our credit ratings. ...
Related to :
Violent criminals get off lighter than people late with their water bill image
.... Diana also alleges that Southern reported her to Experian the day before the sale completed. Whatever the rights and wrongs of the bill itself, the outcome was that Diana now has a default notice attached to her account at the credit rating agencies. ...
Do we need a credit check to find out whether we can remortgage? image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 23rd of February 2017 07:00:00 AM
....We owe £96,500 on our mortgage and, as the house is valued at £275,000, we could remortgage to fund either option. The only problem is that our credit ratings aren’t perfect. ...
How to drive a hard bargain image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Wednesday 22nd of February 2017 12:01:00 AM
....Banks are offering record low APRs for larger loans of £7,500 or more with TSB and Sainsbury’s Bank charging just 2. 9 per cent for applicants with a squeaky-clean credit rating. ...
How Unilever foiled Kraft Heinz's £115bn takeover bid image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 20th of February 2017 07:15:00 PM
....Kraft’s offer was made partly in shares but mostly in cash, about £70bn, a sum that would have been funded by debt. This heavily-leveraged business model would have dragged down Unilever’s credit rating, leaving the combined company laden with a huge debt pile incurring substantial repayment costs. ...
Another Brexit downside: foreign giants in power grabs for famous British names image
....Although the sheer size of Unilever will limit the premium, the Anglo-Dutch company clearly feels this price does not reflect the risks involved in the deal. Kraft Heinz is reportedly keen to use Unilever’s strong credit rating to raise debt for the transaction – its own credit rating is close to junk – and part of the deal would involve Unilever investors getting shares in the enlarged company, so its future success would matter. ...
Let the councils build homes again and fix our broken housing market image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 11th of February 2017 07:00:09 AM
.... Instead we are in gridlock, with the communities secretary Sajid Javid issuing a white paper that acknowledges the housing market is “broken”, and which admits we need to build as many as 275,000 homes a year compared with the 190,000 last year – but then only think of fixes that do not involve borrowing a penny. Local authorities have excellent credit ratings and could use these to issue 30-year bonds on rates possibly as low as 1. ...
Trump presidency poses threat to global economy, warns Fitch image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 10th of February 2017 04:37:52 PM
. Donald Trump’s presidency poses a risk to the global economy, a leading credit ratings agency has warned, highlighting his unpredictability, his administration’s aggressive tone and his break with established “norms” in international relations. ...
Politicians have ignored the working class for too long | Phil McDuff image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 16th of January 2017 10:00:20 AM
.... My peers with actual “job” jobs are far outnumbered by those who’ve been living the “gig economy” for a decade or more. I didn’t get a “proper job” until my mid-30s, and the hangover means my credit rating still reads: “NOPE. ...
Moody's $864m penalty for ratings in run-up to 2008 financial crisis image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 14th of January 2017 06:53:00 AM
. The credit rating agency Moody’s has agreed to pay nearly $864m to settle with US federal and state authorities over its ratings of risky mortgage securities in the run-up to the 2008 financial crisis, the department of justice said on Friday. ...
How to tackle your debts if you overspent this Christmas image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 7th of January 2017 07:00:12 AM
.... On top of that, not everyone who applies will be offered the advertised deal. Some will be offered less favourable terms because, for example, their credit rating will be judged to be less than perfect. ...
Brexit, Trump and 25 spoons of sugar: our top business stories of 2016 image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 29th of December 2016 12:13:55 PM
.... Just as well they didn’t know then about Brexit and Donald Trump. In the turbulent aftermath of the EU referendum result, as the pound hit 31-year lows and shares tumbled again, Britain was stripped of its last AAA credit rating. ...
Toshiba shares fall 20% on deal warning image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 28th of December 2016 02:38:59 AM
....Toshiba president Satoshi Tsunakawa apologised for "causing concern". Rating agencies Moody's and R&I both downgraded Toshiba's credit rating, which will make it more expensive for the company to borrow. ...
World Bank raises record $75bn to help poorest members image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 15th of December 2016 02:57:29 PM
....Despite budgetary pressures caused by slow growth and austerity, the Washington-based institution said 47 countries had agreed to make donations to the International Development Association – its fund for providing assistance to the least-developed nations. The bank said that for the first time in IDA’s 56-year history it would be using its strong credit rating to raise money for the fund from the world’s capital markets. ...
Britain's agency workers underpaid and exploited, thinktank says image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 5th of December 2016 12:01:08 AM
....Agency work is most prevalent in the healthcare and social sector, where 18% of all agency staff work, closely followed by manufacturing (17%) and business activities (17%). The latter includes conference organisers, credit rating agents, business consultants and literary agents. ...
Occupancy and revenues rise at Four Seasons Health Care image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 29th of November 2016 04:10:02 PM
.... Four Seasons said it had closed 20 homes in the past two years and sold many more, including 18 in the first nine months of this year. The company’s chief financial officer, Ben Taberner, dismissed warnings from credit rating agencies that the group’s financial position was unsustainable earlier this year as “scaremongering”. ...
Autumn statement: Hammond to crack down on letting fees image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 22nd of November 2016 10:15:47 PM
....The figures from the OBR follow predictions from City forecasters that economic growth will slide from around 2% this year to little more than 1% in 2017. Meanwhile, the city credit ratings agency Moody’s warned that just managing families may find themselves unable to service their car loans and mortgages as a result of by rising inflation caused by Brexit. ...
South Africa sets out planned minimum wage level image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 21st of November 2016 01:13:55 PM
....It called for a higher minimum wage of at least 4,500 rand. South Africa faces a possible downgrade to sub-investment grade by credit ratings agencies next month, with concerns remaining over violent wage strikes. ...
Do YOU know when firms credit check you? image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Sunday 20th of November 2016 11:59:00 AM
.... "One in five people don't even realise they are judged by their financial history when applying for a mortgage. Yet a poor credit rating can prompt firms to reject applications for a range of financial products. ...
How insurers are watching you online, and is it time to switch energy provider? image
....I’ve tried everything to get a BT line, but to no avail. A minor shunt that brought my credit rating crashing down. ...
Finding the right credit card ahead of your Christmas shopping image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Wednesday 9th of November 2016 09:14:00 AM
....Somebody who has an “excellent” rating might be able to take out a credit card charging just 5. 94 per cent, while somebody with a poor credit rating could be charged 29. ...
A minor shunt that brought my credit rating crashing down image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 9th of November 2016 07:00:02 AM
....”. Since you only have a year to get a contested CCJ removed from the court register, you have been deprived of the chance to clear your name, but NatWest says it has “worked hard” to get it hidden so it will no longer affect your credit rating. ...
China backs Brics nations despite global uncertainty image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Sunday 16th of October 2016 12:50:30 PM
....Ahead of the talks, he said it is "bigger today [than] even in the most optimistic scenario I thought 15 years ago, and it's primarily because of China". At the summit, the Brics leaders agreed to set up a new credit rating agency and expand the role of emerging economies, and recognised the threat from terrorism. ...
Personal loan war heats up as First Direct raises limit to £50,000 image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 14th of October 2016 08:53:52 AM
....co. uk, the best personal loan rate on offer to someone with a fair credit rating is 14. ...
Rent-to-own debts rise as Citizens Advice warns on new types of loans image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 27th of September 2016 08:58:29 AM
.... When she moved house she used them to buy sofas, beds and washing machine, and she has so far spent around £6,000 on items that would be a fraction of that price if she could afford to buy them outright. “I couldn’t go to Curry’s or get them somewhere else because my credit rating is terrible,” she said. ...
Base-rate cut could lead to UK mortgages at less than 1% interest image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 20th of September 2016 05:57:30 PM
....According to analysts at Bernstein, which is based in the City, another rate cut from the Bank of England would drive standard two-year fixed-rate mortgages to 1. 1% – and to less than 1% for customers with a good credit rating. ...
Loss of EU passporting 'significant risk' to UK business, says Tyrie image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 20th of September 2016 03:28:51 PM
....It comes a day after the head of Germany's central bank, Jens Weidmann, said that passporting rights were "tied to the single market" and would automatically cease to apply if Great Britain left the EEA. In a separate report, however, credit ratings agency Moody's said the loss of passporting rights would likely be "manageable" for most UK-based financial firms. ...
'New era' image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 2nd of September 2016 08:52:08 AM
.... The second one is a pension reform that would increase the age of retirement. Moody's, the last of the major credit ratings agency to downgrade Brazil's bonds to junk, says Ms Rousseff's impeachment removed an element of political uncertainty that had been weighing on the economy for months, but that her removal offers "no guarantees" that Mr Temer will be able to find a consensus in Congress to approve his reforms. ...
Nationwide DOWN: Customer bills not paid as glitch stops money leaving accounts image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Thursday 1st of September 2016 08:18:00 AM
.... Why? Is this going to have a negative effect?. Defaulting on mortgage repayments and other bills can impact credit ratings and customers may be hit with late fees. ...
South Africa finance minister won't submit to police image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 24th of August 2016 10:48:59 AM
.... . For many analysts, precious little has been achieved or is likely to be achieved by the end of the year, when the credit rating agencies may well downgrade South Africa's sovereign debt to junk status. ...

RBS would move HQ south in event of Yes vote in independence referendum
 image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Sunday 14th of August 2016 11:26:28 AM
....The bank also used its annual report this month to state that a second referendum would “greatly increase” the economic risks it is facing.   It said a Yes vote would result in “significant additional constitutional, political, regulatory and economic uncertainty” and would be likely to impact the bank’s credit ratings, funding and other costs. ...
A knife-point attack on holiday, mobiles stolen … then a £5,789 bill from Vodafone image
.... His provider, Vodafone again, refused to waive the charges until a barrister judged them likely to be invalid and offered to take up his case. A similar intransigence has threatened the credit rating and the stress levels of the Gilberts over the past 18 months. ...
South Africa regains Africa's 'biggest economy' title from Nigeria image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 11th of August 2016 01:25:25 PM
.... . Unemployment remains stubbornly high and a credit rating review is looming at the end of the year. ...
Many families could not afford a month's rent if they lost job - Shelter image
...."I was able to cover one month's rent from money I had in the bank - but even that was a struggle. "I had to apply for discretionary housing benefit and move my debts on to a payment plan, which will now affect all my future credit rating. ...

RBS warns Scottish independence would make Brexit upheaval worse
 image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Saturday 6th of August 2016 06:31:01 AM
....A Yes vote to independence would result in “significant additional constitutional, political, regulatory and economic uncertainty” on top of that brought about by Brexit, it warned. The bank, which is one of Scotland’s most significant employers, said this would likely “significantly impact” on RBS’s credit ratings, funding and other costs. ...
EDF investors agree 4bn euros Hinkley Point fundraising image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 27th of July 2016 01:20:39 AM
.... . "We need to boost our equity as market conditions are tough and we need to maintain the quality of our debt and our credit rating," EDF chief executive Jean-Bernard Levy said. ...
You’ve graduated – so what happens to your bank account? image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 23rd of July 2016 06:01:32 AM
....You’ll notice it invariably says “up to” on those overdraft offers – ie, the actual amount you are offered may end up being different (by which we mean lower). The amount you are offered will depend on your financial circumstances and your credit rating. ...
It’s summer! Here’s how to get the best deal for your travel money image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 23rd of July 2016 05:59:32 AM
.... The drawback is that you will be charged interest on the money from the moment you take it out of the machine, at a rate of 19%-26%, but so long as you pay off in full at the end of the month it is still cheaper than using a conventional debit card. Another drawback is that you may not actually qualify for a card from Halifax if your credit rating is a mess. ...
Homeowners in northern England 'most vulnerable to negative equity' image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 14th of July 2016 12:15:47 PM
. A 10% fall in house prices would put almost one in 10 borrowers in the north of England in negative equity, credit ratings agency Moody’s has warned, as the Bank of England said it was adjusting down its market forecasts in the wake of the Brexit vote. ...
Asian trade sees pound hovers around 31-year low image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 7th of July 2016 12:41:25 AM
....90 points. Australia's top AAA credit rating was reduced to "negative" from "stable" because of its large budget deficit and political risks stemming from the inconclusive elections held over the weekend. ...

Page rendered in 2.1064 seconds.