More consumer education needed on short term loans

Feb 05, 2014 Philip Burgess

Critics of the short term lending industry in the United Kingdom tend to attack the sector on a few key focal areas. One of the most harped-on subjects is that consumers can drive themselves into more debt by taking out these alternative credit


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Can mobile ads drive mobile payment adoption?

Feb 05, 2014 Dave King

Mobile payments have been labeled as the next big thing in electronic payments for several years, however, the concept has failed to reach the mainstream. Despite the promise of convenience that the technology offers, it's still very much a


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Do borrowers have short term loan outlets online?

Feb 05, 2014 Philip Burgess

Over the past few years, families across the United Kingdom have been very worried about whether or not their next paychecks were going to cover the basic costs of living, like rent or mortgage, utilities bills, student loan payments, car-related


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More companies embrace mobile payments, but is it a good thing?

Feb 05, 2014 Dave King

More companies embrace mobile payments, but is it a good thing?

More consumers are using mobile devices to dictate financial decisions these days. From accessing mobile banking applications to researching and buying products with smartphones, consumers are embracing mobility at an incredible rate. This


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Strong home price appreciation could boost spending

Feb 04, 2014 Quinn Thomas

Strong home price appreciation could boost spending

Following the holidays, many Americans pull back on spending, as they attempt to to cancel out the heightened levels of consumption in the past couple of months. However, strong home price appreciation could keep consumers confident enough


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