Guides

Welcome to our Guides, where our team publish the latest articles, tips, walkthroughs and guidance around all things financial.

We want to help readers better understand the world of finance, which can be confusing at times. To help you demystify the language and terms used, and make it easier to understand some of the processes and products. Helping people make more sense of their finances and the world of borrowing, means that people can be more in control of their money with greater financial wellbeing.

Take a look at our articles below, or browse by category if there is a particular topic you’re interested in reading about. We have included sections on borrowing money, personal finance, and feature financial explainers, with step by step guides to budgeting and more.

If there’s anything you’d like us to cover off in the future which we haven’t already, drop us a line and let us know, and we’ll consider it. As always, if you have any questions at all, please don’t hesitate to contact our team.

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Open Banking Explained: How It Works and Why It Matters

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At The One Stop Money Shop, we provide same day direct loans,…
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How can I get an Urgent Loan Paid the Same Day?

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Sometimes you need money in a hurry for a number of reasons.…
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The Effects of Having a Bad Credit Score - and How to Improve It

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In today's financial landscape, the importance of having a healthy…
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Our Guide to Understanding your Credit Score

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In the world of finance, a credit score is a crucial factor…
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Payday Loans - No Credit Check

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If you’re looking for a short term loan, you may be looking…
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Direct Lender Loans

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The One Stop Money Shop is a direct lender, offering loans of between £300 and £1000.
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Overdrafts Are More Expensive Than Payday Loans

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Payday loans have been heavily criticised in the media, charging…
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What Is a Business Interruption Loan?

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Business Interruption Loans have recently been introduced by…
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A Guide to Borrowing from Family and Friends

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Borrowing money from family and friends is actually the most…
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How Many Payday Loans Are Taken Out Every Year?

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More than 5.4 million high-cost short-term credit (HCSTC) loans…

What is Included in Loans Management Software?

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The majority of UK lenders use loan management software which…