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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.

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Our most popular loans guides

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Personal loans explained

This guide explains all you need to know about loans and how to apply for a loan.

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12 steps to get debt free

Our guide to helping break free from debt.

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Personal loans - key factors to consider

Our guide to the world of personal loans including a summary of secured and unsecured loans.

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9 steps to score on your credit rating

Our guide to help you improve your credit score.

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Personal loans vs. secured loans

This guide compares personal to secured loans to help you decide which is the best option for you.

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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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Secured loans (second charge mortgages) guide

Find out all you need to know about secured loans (second charge mortgages) with this guide.

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Our latest loans guides

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Guide to payday loans

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

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9 steps to score on your credit rating

Our guide to help you improve your credit score.

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Personal loans - key factors to consider

Our guide to the world of personal loans including a summary of secured and unsecured loans.

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Personal loans explained

This guide explains all you need to know about loans and how to apply for a loan.

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Secured loans (second charge mortgages) guide

Find out all you need to know about secured loans (second charge mortgages) with this guide.

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Personal loans vs. secured loans

This guide compares personal to secured loans to help you decide which is the best option for you.

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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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All loans guides

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Personal loans vs. secured loans

This guide compares personal to secured loans to help you decide which is the best option for you.

Read More
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Secured loans (second charge mortgages) guide

Find out all you need to know about secured loans (second charge mortgages) with this guide.

Read More
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Personal loans explained

This guide explains all you need to know about loans and how to apply for a loan.

Read More
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9 steps to score on your credit rating

Our guide to help you improve your credit score.

Read More
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12 steps to get debt free

Our guide to helping break free from debt.

Read More
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Personal loans - key factors to consider

Our guide to the world of personal loans including a summary of secured and unsecured loans.

Read More
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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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