We've collated our most popular and most recently-published loans guides in one place for you to read. And, if you want to know even more about the world of loans, including secured and personal loans, you can also peruse our entire back catalogue of loans guides.

We understand that loans and the terminology used can be a confusing area, so we’ve put together a series of guides to help you understand the basics and get ahead with a few common issues. Below you’ll find information on the key factors to consider for personal loans, a glossary of loan terms and the difference between personal and secured loans, as well as a host of other topics.

Our most popular loans guides

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8 ways to improve your credit score

Our guide to help you improve your credit score.

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12 steps to get debt free

Our guide to helping break free from debt.

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Guide to payday loans

This guide provides all you need to know about payday loans.

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Loans glossary

Our loans glossary will help to make loans easier to understand.

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What is the difference between APRs and APRCs?

Do you know the difference between and APR and an APRC? Our easy to understand and helpful guide makes things clear

Do you know the difference between and APR and an APRC? Our easy to understand and helpful guide makes things clear.

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13 signs that your personal finances are under stress and what to do about it

Are your finances struggling to cope? We outline the 13 warning signs you need to be aware of and what you can do to make things better.

Are your finances struggling to cope? We outline the 13 warning signs you need to be aware of and what you can do to make things better.

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How to get a guarantor loan

Guarantor loans are used by people with no or a bad credit history. In this type of loan a 'guarantor' guarantees the lender that they will repay the loan if the person who has taken it out cannot. Find out more here.

Guarantor loans are used by people with no or a bad credit history. In this type of loan a 'guarantor' guarantees the lender that they will repay the loan if the person who has taken it out cannot. Find out more here.

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A guide to car finance and leasing

This guide explains the pros and cons of using a loan, HP, PCP or leasing to get a car.

This guide explains the pros and cons of using a loan, HP, PCP or leasing to get a car.

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Our latest loans guides

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A guide to car finance and leasing

This guide explains the pros and cons of using a loan, HP, PCP or leasing to get a car.

This guide explains the pros and cons of using a loan, HP, PCP or leasing to get a car.

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What is the difference between APRs and APRCs?

Do you know the difference between and APR and an APRC? Our easy to understand and helpful guide makes things clear

Do you know the difference between and APR and an APRC? Our easy to understand and helpful guide makes things clear.

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13 signs that your personal finances are under stress and what to do about it

Are your finances struggling to cope? We outline the 13 warning signs you need to be aware of and what you can do to make things better.

Are your finances struggling to cope? We outline the 13 warning signs you need to be aware of and what you can do to make things better.

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How to get a guarantor loan

Guarantor loans are used by people with no or a bad credit history. In this type of loan a 'guarantor' guarantees the lender that they will repay the loan if the person who has taken it out cannot. Find out more here.

Guarantor loans are used by people with no or a bad credit history. In this type of loan a 'guarantor' guarantees the lender that they will repay the loan if the person who has taken it out cannot. Find out more here.

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Guide to payday loans

This guide provides all you need to know about payday loans.

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Loans glossary

Our loans glossary will help to make loans easier to understand.

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12 steps to get debt free

Our guide to helping break free from debt.

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8 ways to improve your credit score

Our guide to help you improve your credit score.

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All loans guides

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8 ways to improve your credit score

Our guide to help you improve your credit score.

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12 steps to get debt free

Our guide to helping break free from debt.

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Guide to payday loans

This guide provides all you need to know about payday loans.

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Loans glossary

Our loans glossary will help to make loans easier to understand.

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Peer-to-peer lending – how it works

Peer-to-peer lending – how it works

Peer-to-peer lending – how it works

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Unsecured car loans

This guide provides all the information you need to know when looking for an unsecured car loan.

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Are you in the dark about your partner’s finances?

Are you in the dark about your partner’s finances.

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A guide to car finance and leasing

This guide explains the pros and cons of using a loan, HP, PCP or leasing to get a car.

This guide explains the pros and cons of using a loan, HP, PCP or leasing to get a car.

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