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What is identity theft?

Posted on September 10, 2014 | no comments
Identity Theft

One of the most surprising parts of personal finance is dealing with identity theft. You might wonder what on earth does my identity have to do with theft and my personal finances? It turns out it has to do with a lot. One thing is happening and it’s shocking: it is the rise of identity
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Peachy focuses on raising thousands for charity

Posted on August 4, 2014 | no comments
Peachy Loans cycle event Estonia

Peachy, in partnership with credit reference agency Callcredit presented teams of 30 cyclists for an amazing charity bike challenge across Estonia. The charities that were benefited from this event include Candlelighters, a Leeds-based charity for children who have cancer. Another charity that was down to benefit is Centre of Disability Related Information and Assistive Technology
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CallCredit – The Estonia Cycle Charity Challenge 2014

Posted on July 2, 2014 | no comments
Estonia Cycle Challenge 2014

Estonia is the scene of the charity challenge 2014 that we are all going to be part of. We are extremely excited and focused on doing our best for this challenge. The key part of the challenge is that it is a cycling challenge where each of the riders must try and raise around £500
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Peachy Loans 3 Years Journey Infographic!

Posted on June 6, 2014 | no comments
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Happy Birthday Peachy!

Peachy – Top Stats Infographic

Posted on April 21, 2014 | one comment
peachy loans top stats

Following last weeks Peachy’s Top Stats Research, we are happy to share our Infographic with you! Here are those key points we have covered: ¼ of those surveyed said they would take out a pay day loan.  A third (32.61%) of those who have / would consider a pay day loan said they chose this
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New research finds the majority of people would take loans

Posted on April 17, 2014 | one comment
Peachy top stats survey

Peachy is excited to release a new batch of new survey results that sheds light into what we really think about money and personal finances. Peachy worked with an external agency to create this survey. Respondents were chosen to find out the insights and opinions about money, credit and personal finance. Questions asked In the
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Happy Mother’s Day

Posted on March 27, 2014 | no comments
Mothers Day

Mother’s Day is one of the most exciting days in the year because we get to pay tribute and homage to our mothers. Mother’s Day is also increasingly being used as a way to celebrate the women in our lives who act as mother figures. In the UK, Mother’s Day tends to be on the
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Credit Summit 2014

Posted on March 18, 2014 | no comments
Credit Summit 2014

Peachy is excited about this year’s credit summit. It is one of the most interesting dates on the credit year’s calendar. It is the UK’s largest credit industry event and it is essentially a conference where everyone in the industry will meet to discuss what is happening. Key issues to be discussed include car finance,
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Peachy is a nominee in the Credit Today 2014 Awards

Posted on March 10, 2014 | no comments
Credit Today Awards 2014

The Oscars of the credit industry are the Credit Today Awards. Just like how your favourite actors and actresses fight for the golden statue of the Oscars, credit companies that give people financial power want to get Credit Today Awards. We are thrilled to announce that Peachy.co.uk has been nominated for 2 awards. Alternative Lender
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Paying off Debt Sucks! But it’s the Best Thing You’ll Ever Do

Posted on February 20, 2014 | six comments
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Private debt in the UK is now more than £1.4 trillion, and average household debt has risen to £54,000. It sounds bad, but in actual fact the debt has lowered since 2007 because, during a recession, people tend to borrow less. There’s nothing worse than money problems. When they strike, so do the constant phone
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Merry Christmas from Peachy!

Posted on December 20, 2013 | one comment

Check out our new video showing a different kind of Father Christmas! There are loads of presents to lug around during Christmas with everyone doing so much shopping. Because of this, you can see in the video Santa decides to go to the gym but the effort needed to be successful became just a bit
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Who takes out a payday loan?

Posted on December 6, 2013 | no comments
Peachy survey infographic

Inside the world of a payday loan user (Research) Unique research carried about by Peachy Loans and an infographic released by Peachy is ground-breaking and has revealed much needed data on who payday loan users are and what their habits are. Kristjan Novitski, the founder of Peachy.co.uk said: “We’re releasing our findings to paint a
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Your Money & Hobbies

Posted on October 3, 2013 | no comments
money and hobbies

From the world of sailing in the South of France to people who simply adore going hiking in the Lake District, hobbies can turn out to be expensive affairs. Hobbies are enriching and fun for everyone whether you are passionate about skiing or you simply love to shop. Why do people like to indulge in
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Your money & starting a business

Posted on September 5, 2013 | no comments

The number of people becoming entrepreneurial in the UK is on the increase steadily especially as the final glow of the recession is fading. Starting your own small business require business nous and most importantly passion so that you can see the fruits of your labour. To start a business, you do need money and
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How you should manage debt

Posted on August 29, 2013 | no comments

Debt is something that is in most of our lives whether it is considered good debt such as education loans or consumer debt. Finance charity Credit Action found that average consumer borrowing now stands at over £3,200. With an amount like this, it’s important for you to master how to use loans and credit to
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Your money & Your shopping habits

Posted on August 21, 2013 | no comments

Shopping is something that we all do and there is no doubt that you have probably thought of things that you need to buy this week from food, groceries and buying phone credit. The British Retail Consortium found that in 2012 alone, the value of British retail was over £311bn. With this staggering amount spent
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Your money & property: the ultimate guide for you

Posted on August 15, 2013 | no comments

Property is one of the most exciting yet misunderstood types of investments that exist in personal finance. When you are thinking about how to build your personal finances, you need to consider how to create a firm financial future for yourself. Many investors choose property as one of the top ways to invest and protect
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How Peachy Loans is raising money for the British Heart Foundation

Posted on August 7, 2013 | no comments

We need to keep our hearts healthy which is what the British Heart Foundation (BHF) wants to encourage in everyone in the UK. The British Heart Foundation is the nation’s heart charity that wants to encourage research and knowledge into fighting heart disease and improving heart health. We recognise how important this is which is
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The Competition Commission takes over payday lending

Posted on July 31, 2013 | no comments

The Office of Fair Trading used to be the key watchdog over the growing payday loan industry in the UK. The OFT now has decided to bring in some more help in the form of the Competition Commission. This body oversees how competition in business operates in the UK. Let’s look at some of the
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How the payday loan industry is innovating

Posted on July 15, 2013 | no comments

The payday loan industry is starting to innovate thanks to new fresh ideas from lenders. If you want to see changes in the industry, think about the trends that you would want to see. We can identify some innovations that could happen in the payday loan industry soon: Prepaid cards: There is a possibility of
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