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Overdrafts: The hidden expense
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Applying for a bad credit credit card
Borrowing with Bad Credit (The Ultimate Guide)
How to borrow for the first time
Declined for finance? Here's what to do
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Where to start when applying for a loan
Short Term Loans (The Ultimate Guide)
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The Choose Wisely guide to applying for a prepaid card
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Everything you need to know about payday loans and short term loans, all in one simple, jargon-free guide.
Want to know your credit score? Looking for cards or loans for bad credit? Our simple guide will help you understand your credit score and grab a great deal
A few steps you can take to try and prevent a lender or provider from refusing to grant you credit.
Even if you have a bad credit history you can still apply for a loan. But first, check out our top tips for bad credit loan applicants.
You might not know much about prepaid cards but the Choose Wisely guide to applying for a prepaid card has all the information you need.
When applying for a loan, consider what it’s for and be realistic about the repayments you can afford. Find out everything you need to consider here.
Choose Wisely users should beware of unauthorised lenders. Use our handy 3-step guide to spotting an unauthorised lender and make sure you Choose Wisely!
Been declined? Don't panic, you're not alone. Moving forward, there are things you should avoid, but there are also ways you can improve your situation.
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