Credit Connect’s hosted the latest edition of the Connected News series last week which saw a discussion focused on the delivery of responsible vulnerable communications strategies and the future of the sector discussed by four leading collections professionals. Banks, credit card providers, building societies, loan providers, collections specialists, utility firms and fintechs were amongst the…

The easing of Covid restrictions has coincided with a loosening of people’s purse strings, according to data from Nationwide’s latest quarterly Spending Report that shows both essential and non-essential spending have soared. The amount spent on non-essential items, such as holidays, leisure, gardening, eating out and even charity soared during the second quarter of the…

New research by MoneySuperMarket has found that over 11 million consumers could see their energy bills balloon by 20% in 2021. The research found that bills for 11 million consumers on standard or default tariffs are set to rise by an unprecedented 20% since the start of the year it also found that energy bills…

Phillips & Cohen Associates has announced the launch of their proprietary data management platform. The new platform, named The Estate Registry offers three uniquely designed editions which, when combined, create a platform that accomplishes PCA’s mission of compassionately simplifying the complex process of probate estate management, Executor/administrator notification obligations and account resolution. PCA will launch…

More than one in four businesses that deferred tax payments during the initial lockdown last year still owe the HMRC. A total of 156,500 out of 590,000 businesses that utilised the Government’s VAT deferral between March and June have failed to make contact with HMRC to pay what they owe, even though the deadline to…

Business and consumer insights specialist Equifax and challenger bank, Revolut have announced a new strategic partnership that provides differentiated data assets and real-time predictive analytics for a faster, more informed view of customers and prospects. With over 100 million monthly transactions and 15 million global users, the Revolut app enables individuals and businesses to exchange,…