Mr Lender Weekly Roundup: Five Best Bits from This Week and Next

weekly roundup
 
Published: 06/07/2017 and written by Emily Rose

Another week has come and gone, which means we have another Mr Lender Weekly Roundup for you! Read on to find out what was seen blowing down the road in Essex this week, which TV show […]

Retiring in the UK: How to Prepare for Your Retirement

Retiring in the UK
 
Published: 30/05/2017 and written by Emily Rose

Getting ready for retirement can be fun, exciting, nerve wracking and mind boggling all at once. Knowing what the steps are when it comes to retiring, as well as what additional help there is after […]

Budget Barbecue Ideas: 10 Ways to Save Money on Your Summer BBQ

Budget barbecue ideas
 
Published: 23/05/2017 and written by Emily Rose

Believe it or not, next week marks the start of June – which means the start of summer. So while you may not be reaching for the sunnies and swimwear just yet, you may be […]

Children’s Savings Accounts: How to Teach Your Children to Save

children's savings accounts
 
Published: 04/05/2017 and written by Emily Rose

Teaching your children to save can be rewarding and tricky in equal measures. Trying to get them to understand the importance of money, and how it works can be tough – it’s difficult enough to […]

Speeding Fines: What Are the New Speeding Penalties?

changes to speeding fines
 
Published: 24/04/2017 and written by Emily Rose

Those caught speeding throughout England and Wales will now face stricter rules and tougher punishment. The new sentencing guidelines mean drivers travelling at over 41mph in a 20 zone, could be fined up to 175% […]

10 Ways to Decorate Your Easter Eggs from Pinterest

10 Creative Ways to Decorate Your Eggs This Easter
 
Published: 09/04/2017 and written by Emily Rose

You could buy a plain chocolate egg from your local supermarket, or you could decorate your own and make it a little more special. Mr Lender, a UK based short term loan provider, has put […]

Apps to Help You Budget: Best Apps to Help You Manage Your Money

Apps to help you budget
 
Published: 22/03/2017 and written by Emily Rose

If you want an app to help you budget, try out these tried and tested options: Wally Citizens Advice Money Dashboard Good Budget OnTrees You Need a Budget Being able to budget well is a skill […]

Bank of England to Keep Interest Rates at 0.25% Until 2019

Bank of England to keep interest rates at 0.25% until 019
 
Published: 03/02/2017 and written by Emily Rose

The Bank of England is expected to keep interest rates at their record low of 0.25% until 2019. A poll carried out by News Agency, Reuters, found that 66 out of 67 economists believe interest […]

HSBC to Close 62 Branches This Year Due to Online Banking

HSBC to close 62 branches due to online banking
 
Published: 30/01/2017 and written by Emily Rose

HSBC are set to close a further 62 branches this year, on top of the 55 already planned for closure. Around 180 jobs are set to be at risk, and 204 IT jobs could potentially […]

UK Inflation Hits 1.6%

UK inflation hits 1.6%
 
Published: 18/01/2017 and written by Emily Rose

UK inflation is the highest it’s been for two years.  Inflation hit 1.6% in December, up from 1.2% the previous month. According to the Office for National Statistics, the increase was caused by a rise […]