Blog

  • Work/Life

    Running with Scissors

    By Joe Gardiner

    Apr 9th 2018
    ‘Cut and paste’ might have become a shorthand for lazy thinking and stealing other people's idea, but, armed with scissors, glue and a stack of old…
  • Insight

    An Introduction to Borrowing Power

    By TotallyMoney

    Mar 21st 2018
    Borrowing Power is unique to TotallyMoney. It’s one number to show how likely you are to be accepted when you apply for credit — and you won’t find it…
  • Tech

    Building a Data-Driven Culture

    By Jack Mitchell

    Mar 20th 2018
    Data-driven decision making: the reality Data enables us to take risks out of decisions by confirming assumptions, as well as helping us to measure…
  • Insight

    We've made improvements. Now you can, too.

    By Nathan Levi

    Mar 12th 2018
    As part of our mission to make credit better, we want to give our customers all the tools they need to improve their credit status and get the best…
  • Work/Life

    International Women’s Day: 3 Reasons to Celebrate at TotallyMoney

    By Felicity Winkley

    Mar 7th 2018
    The approach to International Women’s Day always seems to be met with a mixed bag of emotions: from panic across boardrooms as businesses struggle to…
  • Work/Life

    10 Years of Henry (Tenry?)

    By Martin Clarke

    Mar 2nd 2018
    It’s no mean feat for someone to serve one company for 10 years. That’s about one fifth of someone’s entire working life. Henry Keegan, Head of Search…
  • Work/Life

    The most valued thing we can give someone is our time

    By Eleanor Yates

    Feb 15th 2018
    Time — as well as money — is one of the things we most often say we need more of. This I understand all too well, what with my lengthy daily commute…
  • Tech

    Don’t Looker back in anger

    By Alasdair Fowler

    Feb 13th 2018
    Towards the end of 2017, the Marketing Team heard rumours of a new data analytics platform to replace the ‘Viper’ interface, which we built in-house…
  • Insight

    Fresh thinking for customer success

    By Charlotte Magnall

    Feb 8th 2018
    In an economy where credit products are so readily available, it’s surprising how little we know about our own ability to get credit. If you asked any…
  • Tech

    Creating a personalised offers page for customers

    By Antonio Tella

    Jan 31st 2018
    In 2017, TotallyMoney created Borrowing Power to help customers understand how likely they are to get credit. Last week, with the launch of the new…
  • Insight

    No piece of cake getting a slice of the action

    By Nathan Levi

    Jan 29th 2018
    On Sunday, TotallyMoney’s 250,000th customer joined our service to get access to their free-forever credit report, Borrowing Power and best credit…
  • Insight

    Are we in Post-Peak Balance Transfer?

    By Qin Su

    Jan 17th 2018
    The length of interest-free balance transfers is falling. In September, the longest interest free period for Balance Transfer Offer was 43 months. At…
  • Work/Life

    We’re the Best Credit Report Provider 2018. Official.

    By Martin Clarke

    Jan 12th 2018
    We’re pleased to announce we’ve won the Best Credit Report Provider at the 2018 Moneynet Personal Finance Awards. It’s the most recent addition to our…
  • Insight

    Looker to the future of business intelligence

    By Damian Winter

    Jan 3rd 2018
    At a recent Data Disruptors Meetup, Looker CEO Frank Bien delivered an opening presentation about how the data landscape had changed over the past…
  • Work/Life

    Bumper Christmas Jumper Charity Fundraising Drive

    By Joe Gardiner

    Dec 22nd 2017
    With the official Christmas Jumper Day falling on 15 December this year, the day after our office Christmas party, we thought that the turnout might…
  • Marketing

    Attention is media's true currency. And now there's less to go round.

    By Nathan Levi

    Dec 11th 2017
    For many years I've questioned the true value of online media advertising. I've failed to believe in the hype of data driven, hyper targeted, super…
  • Tech

    The Polyglot Pipeline

    By Nick Blair

    Nov 30th 2017
    The two prevailing languages at TotallyMoney are JavaScript and C# (.net). A typical product of ours is composed of a JavaScript frontend and a .net…
  • Marketing

    Addressing the discontent in content marketing

    By Nathan Levi

    Nov 22nd 2017
    Last week, I had the pleasure of speaking at Kaizen’s Fintech breakfast seminar on the subject of content marketing. Pete Reis-Campbell gave an…
  • Work/Life

    The Hottest Game in Town

    By Adam Lancaster

    Nov 15th 2017
    “I’ve got wood and I need a sheep” are not the words you usually hear in an office in Central London. However, earlier this year the offices of…
  • Tech

    Hey, good lookin’, what ya got cookin’?

    By Adria Luz

    Nov 8th 2017
    At TotallyMoney, we face a set of challenges that I am certain are not unique to our company. Data is not easily accessible to everyone because our…