Blogs written by Peter Kelly
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Harrington Brooks quarterly comment – Q4 2014
Debt outlook for 2015 is brighter, but consumers should be prepared for a possible interest rates rise, says Harrington Brooks. New analysis compiled by leading debt management firm Harrington Brooks predicts that 2015 will be a better year for people in debt. The analysis forms part of Harrington Brooks’ second quarterly snapshot of indebtedness in… Continue reading..
Severn Trent WaterSure scheme helps customers save cash
Severn Trent Water is aiming to help customers tackle their monthly payments by encouraging them to take part in the WaterSure Scheme. Meaning more savings in the pockets of customers. Do you qualify? You can save money on water bills regardless of your supplier The WaterSure scheme is run by The Water Services Regulation Authority (OFWAT). This is… Continue reading..
New DRO and Bankruptcy threshold values to be introduced in September 2015
New rules around debt levels and affordability will make it easier for people on low income to deal with their debts What is a DRO? A debt relief order (DRO) is a way for you to have your debts written off if you owe less than £15,000 (currently), and have very few assets and can’t… Continue reading..
Launch of My Online Account Receives Great Customer Feedback
Thank you to all our customers who have provided some great positive feedback and constructive comments regarding the new My Online Account service which Harrington Brooks launched on 8th April. Since the launch of My Online Account, visits to the dedicated customer area have increased by 540% in the space of just 1 week. We… Continue reading..
Positive Reaction To Fee Changes under new FCA Regulation
Harrington brooks financial management customers have reacted positively following changes to the fee structure under new FCA regulation. On 1 April 2014 the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) took over the regulation of around 50,000 consumer credit firms from the Office of Fair Trading (OFT), including Harrington Brooks. The new regulations affect anyone who has taken… Continue reading..
Thank You Letter from Completing IVA Client
One of the most satisfying aspects of working at Harrington Brooks is knowing we are making a real difference to many families in all sorts of personal and financial turmoil. Many thank us for our help, but it is especially nice to receive a handwritten letter of thanks. This client has successfully completed their IVA… Continue reading..
Employee Of The Month – Tom Handley
Congratulations and thank you to Tom Handley in Operations, Harrington Brooks’ Employee of the Month for May. Each month all staff are invited to nominate a colleague for employee of the month. The person with most votes wins this most coveted of accolade and 100 pounds of Love To Shop vouchers. Below is just some… Continue reading..
Letter of Thanks – IVA completed early due to ill health.Thank You letter from an IVA client, who successfully concluded her IVA dues to early retirement on health grounds.Continue reading..
Employee Of The Month – Kay Littlehales
Congratulations to Kay Littlehales in the Training department at Harrington Brooks’ for winning Employee of the Month. Each month; all staff are invited to nominate a colleague for employee of the month. The person with most votes wins this most coveted of accolades…and 100 pounds of Love To Shop vouchers. Matt Cheetham; Harrington Brooks CEO… Continue reading..
Excellent training means excellent results for our clients.Often, our staff are thanked verbally, but it is especially rewarding to receive a hand written note. This happened to Carl Robinson, one of the newer members of the Harrington Brooks advisory team.Continue reading..
Letter of Thanks – IVA finished Early with a Lump SumHand Written Letter of Thanks from a Harrington Brooks IVA Client. The agreement was terminated by a full and final settlement.Continue reading..
The Harrington Brooks Daily – Our very own newspaper
We’ve got our own online newspaper – The Harrington Brooks Daily. Well not really, but this is a really inovative online service from paper.li News stories can be fed to it in several ways. but we’ve got it connected to the Harrington Brooks Twitter account and so it generates stories from whom we follow. As… Continue reading..
Harrington Brooks awarded Investors In People recognitionHarrington Brooks have been awarded Bronze Status by Investors In People following an on-site audit.Continue reading..
Letter Of Thanks From An IVA Client
We were recently delighted to receive this letter of thanks from an IVA client. This client’s IVA agreement was successfully settled early by a full and final payment. Dear Rechael; The reason for this letter is to solely express our sincere appreciation for all your efforts which you and your colleagues have made on our… Continue reading..