New research shows university cities offer landlords some of the highest buy-to-let yields

EMBARGO 00.01 MONDAY 3rd DECEMBER 2018 New research by credit experts TotallyMoney reveals university cities offer some of the highest buy-to-let yields, making them potentially the most lucrative hotspots for landlords. The Free Credit Report company surveyed over 580,000 properties across England, Scotland, and Wales to rank postcodes in order of highest buy-to-let yields, to …

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TotallyMoney acquires one million Free Credit Report customers since its launch in 2017 — and it’s only the beginning…

Embargo 00.01 Wednesday 31st October 2018  Credit experts and FinTech scale-up TotallyMoney have asserted their position as key players in the credit report industry by acquiring over one million Free Credit Report customers since its launch last year. The rapid growth has been largely attributed to an array of features that have made a debut appearance …

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59% of Overtime Workers Won’t Get Paid for the Rest of 2018 from 16th October

Embargo 00.01 Tuesday 16th October 2018 A OnePoll survey commissioned by TotallyMoney shows that 59% of overtime workers don’t get compensated for the extra hours they put in — the equivalent of not being paid from 16th October until the rest of 2018. http://www.totallymoney.com/overtime-survey/ The survey asked 2,000 workers about the hours they put in …

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Prime Minister and Mayor of London Can Afford Over 92% of Homes Across London, Whereas Nurses, Firefighters and Teachers Just 2%

Embargo 00.01 Thursday 4th October 2018 New research by credit experts TotallyMoney reveal how much Londoners must earn to afford a one-bedroom property across London Underground, Overground, and DLR stations, calling into question whether Prime Minister Theresa May and Mayor of London Sadiq Khan are doing enough to tackle the capital’s housing crisis. https://www.totallymoney.com/mortgages/how-much-salary-buy-london/ TotallyMoney, …

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What Goes Into A Credit Score – Explained

Embargo 00.01 Wednesday 3rd October 2018 New research by credit experts TotallyMoney reveals exactly what goes into credit scores and how they’re calculated, allowing customers to understand better the reasons for any changes to them.  TotallyMoney generates credit scores and reports using data provided by credit reference agency Callcredit. However, what goes into your credit …

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Labour’s plan to ban credit card betting stands to save consumers £545 million on fees and interest.

Commenting on Labour Deputy Leader Tom Watson’s call for a ban on using credit cards to gamble, Alastair Douglas, CEO of Free Credit Report provider and credit experts TotallyMoney, said: “A blanket ban on the use of credit cards would be a massive win for consumers. “For regular purchases, people usually get an interest-free grace …

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Research Reveals How Much Our Favourite Footballers Would Cost If They Were Bought Today

Embargoed 00.01 Wednesday 5th September 2018. New research by credit and eligibility experts TotallyMoney reveals how much our favourite footballers would cost if football clubs bought the players today. The credit report specialists took the average transfer values of players since the English Premier League began in 1992, and compared the increase in transfer costs …

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TotallyMoney Join Forces With Trussle To Offer Free Online Mortgage Broking That Simplifies Personal Finance

London, 23 AUGUST 2018: Credit and eligibility experts TotallyMoney have partnered with the UK’s first online mortgage broker Trussle to offer customers a free and seamless way to get a mortgage online. The partnership builds on TotallyMoney’s success as a Free Credit Report provider and credit card and loan comparison specialists. By integrating Trussle’s mortgage …

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Crammed into the Acropolis – Athens offers the least space per person

New research from TotallyMoney finds the cities with the biggest populations in the smallest area The Greek capital offers only 133m2 per person – in contrast to a massive 585m2 in Ljubljana in Slovenia London properties are the most expensive per square metre in Europe If you’ve ever felt like you have to elbow people …

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Greater London Beats Hertfordshire for Best Average Credit Score, With Kingston Upon Thames Taking First Place

Embargoed 00.01 Monday 30th July New research by credit experts TotallyMoney has revealed the best average credit score locations across the UK, with Greater London soaring to the top, and Hertfordshire following close behind. http://www.totallymoney.com/credit-map-of-the-uk/ The Free Credit Report company looked at credit scores for all available postcode areas, to calculate the average score for that …

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BRITONS TO SPEND £23.8 MILLION ON INTEREST AND FEES FROM USING CREDIT CARDS TO GAMBLE ON WORLD CUP

London, Embargoed 00.01 Friday 6th July: New research by credit experts TotallyMoney suggests Britons will pay an estimated £23.8 million solely on interest and transaction fees from using credit cards to gamble on 2018’s World Cup. Credit card payments used for gambling are treated by lenders as a cash advance. This usually means the borrower …

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