MoneyPlus Advice appoints J3 Debt Solutions as Appointed Representative amid cost of living increase

14 February 2022 Manchester-based financial services provider MoneyPlus Advice has appointed J3 Debt Solutions to its growing network of Appointed Representatives amid rapid increases in the cost of living for consumers. The MoneyPlus Advice Appointed Representative (AR) Network works with smaller debt advice firms to support consumers out of financial difficulties that may have been … Continued

MoneyPlus Advice calls for ‘combined effort’ to safeguard consumers against debt packager opportunists

26th November 2021 Manchester based MoneyPlus Advice, one of the UK’s leading FCA approved debt management firms, has enthusiastically welcomed the Financial Conduct Authority’s move to ban debt packager firms from receiving referral fees, first proposed on 17th November 2021. However, this will do little to prevent such firms from finding ways to avert this … Continued

MoneyPlus Group shortlisted in the Investors In People Awards 2021

23rd November 2021 In a record-breaking year for entries, Manchester-based MoneyPlus Group has become one of eleven finalists in the Employee Engagement category for The Investors in People Awards 2021. Nearly 300 organisations applied for this year’s Investors in People Awards, which sees companies from across the UK and abroad celebrate the very best businesses … Continued

Finances

We know that the last 12 months have been incredibly hard for many, so much so that the UK public reduced their weekly outgoings by 19% – many for necessity. As a company that supports thousands of people in debt, we wanted to see just how much of an impact our customers were feeling from … Continued

Credit scores

In its essence, a credit score is a number that lenders (banks, car finance dealers etc.) use to determine the risk associated with loaning money to someone. These lenders decide how much they’re willing to loan you (and at what interest rate) based on your credit score – it can also be checked by landlords and insurance … Continued

Pensions

Pensions are one of the most important things to build up when you’re of working age, but many of us don’t even think about them until the time comes to claim them. Think of a pension as a type of long-term savings plan (actually, that’s exactly what it is). It’s one of the most tax-efficient … Continued

Saving & Budgeting

Knowing the difference between your income and outgoings may seem simple enough, but it’s really the best place to start – even overestimating by a few pounds could blow your budget out of whack. Let’s take a look at the different things you can do to help organise your finances… 1. Set a goal. Think … Continued

Benefits

It’s no secret that the benefits system in the UK can be quite confusing to those not in-the-know, especially considering that incoming governments bring with them new changes that can complicate things further. But the bottom line has always remained the same: you could be entitled to financial support depending on your personal circumstances. The … Continued

September Saves

This month it’s all about September Saves, where we let you in on savvy ways to help with budgeting over Christmas. Why are we focusing on the holiday period so early in the year? It’s kind of a long story, but one you’d probably like to know a bit more about… Ship-tember. September has long … Continued

Live Better Blog: September Round-Up

We’ve made it to September (where has this year gone? Anyone?) and that means it’s nearly the end of a rather turbulent summer. If you’re still trying to catch up with all that’s happened over the last four weeks, we’ve got just the thing for you. Take a seat and settle in, we’ve got a … Continued

August Forecast

Welcome to the MoneyPlus Newsletter. This month, we’re focusing on the future in the August Forecast… well, kind of. We’ve noticed a bit of an upward trend in what once was a fairly secret industry – stock market trading – and this month we’re going to get stuck into the nitty gritty and shine a … Continued

Live Better Blog: August Round-Up

Whilst a conversation about the weather may be a fairly predictable small-talk starter, it’s actually become quite a heated topic recently (see what we did there?). The MET has issued simultaneous warnings for extreme heat and thunderstorms across parts of the UK, and with the hottest day of 2021 occurring only a few short weeks … Continued