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Paul McGerrigan, CEO of Loan.co.uk
28 June 2016 | Ask the Expert

Ask the expert: How will Brexit impact Loan.co.uk?

I am sure that many of you are concerned about the possible implications of the recent referendum results for the UK as a whole and the mortgage and finance markets in particular.

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Paul McGerrigan, CEO of Loan.co.uk
25 September 2015 | Ask the Expert

Ask the Expert: What can I do to save money?

Christmas is always a time when people feel their finances get stretched – and with the season just around the corner, what better time to make sure you have your finances in check?

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Paul McGerrigan, Loan.co.uk CEO
18 September 2015 | Ask the Expert

Ask the Expert: What steps should I be taking to counter the looming interest rate rise?

This week’s blog post takes a look at what if any steps should be taken by consumers ahead of the looming interest rate rise.

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Paul McGerrigan, CEO of Loan.co.uk
04 September 2015 | Ask the Expert

Ask the Expert: How can I control my credit card spending?

Our weekly financial FAQ series of posts continues, this time looking at how to control credit card spending.

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28 August 2015 | Ask the Expert

Ask the Expert: What are the consequences of not keeping up with payments for my second mortgage?

Our blog series helping the public with their frequently asked financial questions continues, this week taking a look at the issue of what to do if you realise that you can’t make your regular monthly second mortgage payments.

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21 August 2015 | Ask the Expert

Ask the Expert: Do I have enough money to buy my first property?

Our Ask the Expert series continues, looking at a range of issues and problems people face when it comes to managing their personal finance. This week, we take a look at the costs of buying a property.

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14 August 2015 | Ask the Expert

Ask the Expert: What should I do to manage my money better?

Our Ask the Expert series of financial FAQs continues, this time taking a look at how to manage your money better.

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Paul McGerrigan, CEO of Loan.co.uk
07 August 2015 | Ask the Expert

Ask the Expert: What options do I have if I feel my monthly outgoings are high?

Loan.co.uk’s financial FAQ series continues, advising customers on how best to manage their finances. This week’s post discusses the important things to consider when taking out a debt consolidation loan.

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Paul McGerrigan, Loan.co.uk CEO
31 July 2015 | Ask the Expert

Ask the Expert: What options should I consider if I want to raise £20k?

If you need to raise money for a project such as home improvements, a new car, a deposit for a house or a wedding, there are 7 main ways you can go about it. We look at the options.

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24 July 2015 | Ask the Expert

Ask the Expert: How can I boost my credit score?

This week’s Ask the Expert post takes a look at ways to positively impact your credit score.

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Paul McGerrigan, CEO of Loan.co.uk
17 July 2015 | Ask the Expert

Ask the Expert: What’s the difference between a credit score and a credit report?

What’s the difference between a credit score and a credit report? Loan.co.uk takes a look at what each means in this Ask the Expert post.

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10 July 2015 | Ask the Expert

Ask the Expert: What should I consider when I first realise that my debt may have become unmanageable?

What should you consider when you first first realise that your debt may have become unmanageable? We take a look at what you should - and should not - do.

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Paul McGerrigan, Loan.co.uk CEO
03 July 2015 | Ask the Expert

Ask the Expert: Should I take a fixed term or variable mortgage?

Should you take a fixed term or variable mortgage? Loan.co.uk's CEO explains each option in his Ask the Expert blog.

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26 June 2015 | Ask the Expert

Ask the expert: Should I use a credit card?

Should credit cards be avoided by those in debt? Our CEO Paul McGerrigan looks at the pros and cons in his latest Ask the Expert post.

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Paul McGerrigan, CEO of Loan.co.uk
19 June 2015 | Ask the Expert

Ask the expert: What mortgage term should I take?

What is the best length of mortgage to take? From the traditional 25 years to making the term shorter or longer - it's all about affordability.

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