Scams and hacking attempts are rife – with both individuals and companies being targeted. So, how can you protect yourself or your business from cyber security threats? And what are the red flags? Here’s some of our most frequently asked questions.
While you should do your best to pay your bills on time every month, we understand that life can get in the way. Prioritising bills can make a huge difference to your long-term financial recovery. Here are our tips to prioritise when money is tight.
At Equifax we have had a number of queries from customers asking how the current situation will impact their credit report and score, especially if they are struggling to pay bills on time. Or, what happens if they apply for a mortgage deferral. We answer some of those questions for you below.
There are number of reasons why a lender may decide to decline your credit application. When you first apply for credit, credit providers such as lenders, phone or utilities companies can check your credit history alongside the information you have provided as part of your application process.
For anyone juggling payments and bills from various essential service providers, from electricity and phone connections to rent or a mortgage, getting on top of their credit score may feel like a looming goal. However, with a few changes, you can begin to repair an unfavourable credit report.