Hertfordshire Dominates TotallyMoney’s 2019 London Commuter Hotspot Rankings

Embargo 00.01 Thursday 21st February 2019 Six Hertfordshire towns take spots in the top 10 best places to live and commute into London for work, according to new research by the free credit report company, TotallyMoney. Waltham Cross, Hatfield and Hemel Hampstead all feature in the top 10, but the Hertfordshire town of Cheshunt takes …

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How solely making minimum credit card repayments costs borrowers thousands in interest and takes nearly 20 years to clear

Embargo 00.01 Thursday 14th February 2019 Alastair Douglas, CEO of credit experts TotallyMoney, comments on the high cost of solely making minimum credit card repayments, urging borrowers to adopt a simple fixed-payment strategy that could save them thousands. “Paying a bit less each month on your card balance may seem like a great gesture from …

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Lloyds 100% first-time buyer mortgage – Alastair Douglas comment

Embargo 00.01 Monday 28 January 2019 Commenting on the new Lloyds Bank Lend a Hand mortgage that offers 100% loan to value with its first-time buyer family support mortgage, CEO of credit experts TotallyMoney, Alastair Douglas, said: “Rising house prices have made it extremely difficult for people to save the deposit necessary to get on …

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FCA crackdown on “rip-off” overdraft fees but costs still rising – Alastair Douglas comment

Commenting on the FCA’s proposal for an overdraft overhaul and a ban on fixed-fee overdrafts and the forthcoming rate hikes, CEO of credit experts TotallyMoney, Alastair Douglas, said: “The overdraft market is confusing and needs to be more transparent. It isn’t right that some banks can charge its customers up to four times more than …

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BREAKING: Newsreader and journalist Michael Buerk fronts new TV advert for credit experts TotallyMoney

For Immediate Release: Newsreader and journalist Michael Buerk is the star of TotallyMoney’s brand-new TV advert, marking the third in a series that promotes the company’s Free Credit Report. The advert shows Buerk covering breaking news about how TotallyMoney has helped over one million customers since launching its Free Credit Report in late 2017. He …

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Could this be the last big January balance transfer bonanza as lenders slash interest-free terms by up to 35%?

 For Immediate Release £6 billion switched in month of January alone in the last 4 years (Jan 2015 to Jan 2018 inc) Total of 2.64 million balance transfer transactions in January in the last four years Two years ago, the longest 0% balance transfer (BT) deals were 43 months now only two lenders offer more …

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TotallyMoney, one of the UK’s fastest growing Fintech companies, agrees £29 million to further scale its credit marketplace

EMBARGO 00.01 (GMT) TUESDAY 18TH DECEMBER 2018 Credit Fintech provider TotallyMoney has agreed £29 million of funding from Elliott Advisors (UK) Limited (Elliott) and existing investors Scottish Equity Partners (SEP). The investment, which is subject to FCA approval, will be used to accelerate customer acquisition, build out the market leading technology platform and, through continued …

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New research reveals best cities for millennials to live and sees Scotland take two spots in top three

EMBARGO 00.01 THURSDAY 6th DECEMBER 2018 New research by credit experts TotallyMoney reveals the best cities for millennials to live in and sees Scotland take two spots in the top three, with three Yorkshire cities ranking in the bottom five. The Free Credit Report company looked at 16 elements that are widely considered to be …

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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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