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Struggling Kilmarnock is UK Credit Rejection Capital

Research reveals 65% of credit card applications in the largest town in East Ayrshire were declined last year. Kilmarnock has been crowned the credit card rejection capital of the UK with 65% of all those who applied for a credit card being turned down. This is despite a 4% drop in unemployment levels in the…

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Over Half of Men in a Relationship Think They’d Be Richer Single

Survey reveals 52% of men believe they’d be financially healthier without a better half. They say that chivalry’s dead, but a new survey by TotallyMoney.com has revealed that more than half of men believe they spend more money in a relationship than they would as a singleton. Dates, gifts, getaways – of the 600 people…

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45% of People in a Relationship Think They’d Be Better off Single

Survey reveals almost half of people with a partner believe they’d be wealthier alone. If you’ve ever told your other half that they’re more trouble than they’re worth, you may not have been entirely in the wrong. TotallyMoney.com asked a total of 600 participants split by relationship status whether they thought they’d be financially better…

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TotallyMoney.com Mortgages voted comparison site of the year

LONDON, July 16th, 2014. The prestigious What Mortgage Awards trophy for 2014 Best Mortgage Comparison Site has been won by TotallyMoney.com, who saw off challenges from Money Supermarket and other comparison sites to take the top spot. The publicly voted accolade recognises the best-in-class functionality of the mortgage comparison service that: Searches more than 5,000…

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TotallyMoney.com appoints Nigel Pocklington as new CEO

TOTALLYMONEY.COM, the credit comparison website, is pleased to announce the appointment of Nigel Pocklington as its new Chief Executive Officer. Nigel, previously Chief Marketing Officer at Hotels.com, replaces business co-founder Will Becker who will be moving to the role of Executive Chairman. Nigel takes the helm at TotallyMoney.com as the business continues its mission to…

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Santander Offers the Longest 0% Loan on the Market

Following Santander’s addition of a 0% offer period on purchases for 18 months on the 123 credit card, Will Becker, CEO of TotallyMoney.com the credit comparison website comments: “The addition of a 0% purchase offer for 18 months on the 123 credit card is an interesting move by Santander.  Generally speaking we would recommend using…

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Credit Card Customers Incur £214 Million of Cash Withdrawal Charges

Despite record low interest rates, the cost of withdrawing cash on credit cards is £21 million more today than in 2010 Individual cost: One in five credit card holders make cash withdrawals on their cards each year. Making an average of seven withdrawals a year for £90 each, it costs at least £214 million in…

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Dumfries Crowned Credit Card Rejection Capital of the UK

Research reveals almost two thirds of credit card applications in this region were declined in the past 12 months National rejects: In the last 12 months, 61% of all credit card applications across the UK have been declined, a figure that shows signs of post-recession misplaced confidence as it creeps up from 59% the previous…

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