How to borrow with confidence

How to borrow with confidence

Like any tool, borrowing can be useful, but it needs to be handled with care. This week we explore how to make the most of responsible borrowing, while steering clear of problem debt. Why borrow anyway? Hardly any of us are strangers to debt, and there are many cases...
What’s the deal with APR?

What’s the deal with APR?

Where there’s borrowing, there’s APR. When a company offers a loan, credit card, mortgage or store credit, by law, they’re required to show its APR. But what does APR actually mean, how is it calculated, and how can you use it to get the best deal?...
Credit Unions Around the World

Credit Unions Around the World

The 2018 World Cup in Russia is well under way. People around the world are hoping that their national team will lift the most prestigious prize in competitive sports, and traits such as respect and community are on full display. Likewise, Credit Unions concepts are...