Study: Worldwide ecommerce sales surge past $1 trillion

Dec 12, 2018 Missy Rogers

Company executives have heard for years that providing customers with electronic payments methods will be crucial - and apparently they have followed that advice.According to a recent eMarketer study, worldwide business-to-consumer ecommerce


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Alternative short term lending could spur small business growth in UK

Dec 12, 2018 Missy Rogers

Alternative short term lending could spur small business growth in UK

Lending in the United Kingdom has stagnated, and recent government initiatives to spur growth have proven largely unsuccessful, according to a recent BBC report. A study by the Public Accounts Committee revealed that the Treasury's


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How alternative lenders could drive SME growth in UK

Dec 12, 2018 Sean Albert

When the global recession hit in 2008, small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) were among the first to suffer. Banks determined that lending to SME​s represented too big a risk without the potential for receiving huge returns.As with


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Uber partnership with GM, Toyota shows promise of innovative finance strategies

Dec 12, 2018 Philip Burgess

Uber partnership with GM, Toyota shows promise of innovative finance strategies

Auto financing outlets have seen a spike in business in recent months. With consumer credit scores improving across the country, lending outlets have been able to extend more credit to car buyers, as the risk associated with loan activity has


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New laws for secondary debt collectors announced

Dec 12, 2018 Philip Burgess

New laws for secondary debt collectors announced

Workers in any given industry have to carefully abide by laws, though that might not seem overly apparent. For instance, when a consumer enters a clothing store, that facility must have enough exits, the proper lighting, displays set a certain


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