Author: Simon

7 Jul, 2015

Can I get a Secured Loan if I have a bad credit history?

If you are caught up in a vicious cycle of needing a loan to help sort out your finances, yet have a bad credit history so lenders are reluctant to loan you the money, it may seem as though there is no solution to your money worries. However, there are more options available to you […]
30 Mar, 2015

Everything you need to know about Equity Release schemes.

Equity release schemes are designed for people aged 55 and over and are ideal if you own a property, have lots of assets and want access to this wealth in or near your retirement without having to downsize where you live. Equity release schemes all vary with most offering money to be released as a […]
20 Jan, 2015

How long does it take to receive my Secured Loan funds?

Having made the decision to take out a secured loan, you may now be wondering how to actually go about the application process and how long that process takes. Obviously it will vary from lender to lender, but will also depend on how efficiently you complete the relevant forms and on whether there are any […]
20 Dec, 2014

The essential criteria for getting Equity Release

There are certain criteria that you must meet before you are considered eligible for equity release. Take a look at the questions below to check whether you are eligible for equity release on your property. 1. Are you aged 55 or over? If you, or your partner, are not 55 years or over than you […]
12 Nov, 2014

How much can I borrow with Equity Release?

Due to a shortfall in pensions saving and the rapid rise in house prices, an increasing number of people in the UK are withdrawing equity from their homes as a means of funding their retirement. But how much can you borrow and what are the implications? The amount you can borrow is determined by your […]
20 Jun, 2014

Things to avoid when applying for a Secured Loan

No matter what sort of loan you are considering taking out, it is always absolutely crucial that you do your homework.  You must read and re-read the small print, hunt for any hidden terms and conditions and know exactly what you are signing yourself up for.  It is all too easy to concern yourself simply with […]
20 Jun, 2014

What is Secured Loan?

There may be a time in your life when you need to borrow money.  Whether it is taking out a mortgage, buying a new car or simply that you need some help to get out of a financial rut, there are not many of us that don’t rely on an extra helping hand at some point. […]
20 Jun, 2014

How do you Release Equity from your House?

If you’ve never done it before, you may be unsure how much equity is in your home, and also how you can go about releasing it. With our straight forward guide, its actually very simple. To determine how much equity is currently in your property Do you have a mortgage on your home? If you […]