Blogs written by Emily Bancroft
Priority bills: What are the bills you should never miss?Priority bills are the payments you should always make sure you pay. If you miss them, there can be serious consequences for your life and your finances.Continue reading..
Car kill switch: How car finance companies are using them to make customers payIf you have a poor credit rating, your finance company could install a car kill switch in your vehicle. And if you don’t pay, they could disable your car.Continue reading..
UK inflation falls to 2.6%: What this means for youThe UK June 2017 inflation rate was 2.6%, down from 2.9% in May. It is the first fall in consumer inflation since October 2016.Continue reading..
Money Advice Service working with creditors: What this means for youA new Money Advice Service creditor toolkit is aiming to help improve creditor best practice and to help support those in financial difficulty.Continue reading..
Lettings agents fees banned for tenants: What you need to knowRenters won’t have to pay expensive letting agents fees soon, as a new Tenants' Fees Bill was announced this week’s Queen’s Speech to ban the fees.Continue reading..
Roaming charges now scrapped in Europe: What you need to knowRoaming charges have been scrapped in Europe, meaning you might not have to pay to use the internet on holiday. But make sure you don’t get caught out.Continue reading..
Harrington Brooks Summer Health Activity Competition
Are you in need of a health kick this summer? If the answer is yes, then our Summer Health Activity Competition is just what you need. And there’s a chance to win an activity treat that will energise and boost your wellbeing. Is it new trainers, a t-shirt and a bit of gym kit? Do… Continue reading..
UK inflation rate at 2.9%: What this means for youThe UK inflation rate hit 2.9% in May 2017, according to new stats. But what does a growing inflation rate actually mean for you and your money?Continue reading..
UK credit card debt grows at fastest pace in 11 yearsCredit card debt in the UK is continuing to increase according to new Bank of England stats – and it’s now growing at the fastest pace in 11 years.Continue reading..
Harrington Brooks is authorised by the FCA: What it means for youHarrington Brooks is now fully authorised by the FCA, one of only a handful of debt management companies in the UK to achieve this. But what does this mean?Continue reading..
What you can do if you’re locked out of Government’s Tax-Free Childcare schemeIf you’re still unable to get into the Government’s Tax-Free Childcare scheme, don't be left out of pocket. Here’s how to make sure you can get your cash.Continue reading..
Stay safe online: Protect yourself from a cyber-attackLast week, dangerous ransomware hit NHS computer networks across the UK. Find out how you can stay safe and protect yourself from a cyber-attackContinue reading..
Cineworld Unlimited or Odeon Limitless – which is better value?Cineworld Unlimited and Odeon Limitless could help you save money at the movies – but which cinema membership is better value?Continue reading..
Mental Health Awareness Week 2017 – what we do to helpIt’s Mental Health Awareness Week 2017 (8 – 14 May). If you’re in debt and mental health problems are making this harder, see how Harrington Brooks can helpContinue reading..
Harrington Brooks works with Otten Penna to provide debt solutionsHarrington Brooks and Otten Penna Solicitors have announced they’re working together to support their respective clients by doing the right thing.Continue reading..