Monthly Archives: September 2015

Interest Rate Rises

Interest Rate Rises
Every day for the last 3 or 4 months the media have been bombarding us with the fact that interest rates will have to rise soon. They back this up with minute increases in economic growth, fluctuating unemployment figures which go up and down, tiny increases […]

Borrowing money from friends and family

Borrowing from friends and family
1. Only borrow from a friend as the last resort!
Only borrow money from friends and family as a last resort. Also, if you do make sure you have planned how and when you are going to repay it. If you borrowed from the bank you […]

Self Certification Loans

Self Certification Loans

Many different types of loans are now coming back to the market after the crash of 2007; one product we are seeing more often is the self-certification equity backed loan.
 
The majority of borrowers with […]

Raising Venture Capital

Raising Venture Capital
1. Get it right from the Start:
The terms of your first negotiation are very important. Not just because of the impact initially, but because many of those same agreements are likely to carry through to future negotiations so, if you agree to […]