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Ask Bamboo: can you get a student loan with bad credit?

Can you get a student loan with bad credit? Will bad credit affect my student loan at all? At Bamboo, we get asked a lot of questions about loans, borrowing and bad credit, so we thought that – as p... Read More

Bamboo Picks: 3 of the best work from home jobs

Since 2010, the gig economy (a fancy term from the number of people working for themselves or freelancing) has grown by over 70%. In fact, recent figures estimate that over the next five years, 50% of... Read More

Payday loans vs guarantor loans: what’s the best option for you?

When you’ve got a bad credit score, it can often be difficult to decide what’s the best borrowing option for you. Do you borrow money from your parents? Do you try and put things on your credit ca... Read More

Loan eligibility, loan calculator and other loan terms explained

At Bamboo, we know that the amount of different terms that get used when we’re talking about loans and borrowing money can get a little bit confusing. What’s the difference between loan eligibilit... Read More

Bamboo is the “Best Personal Loan Provider 2017”!

Great news! We are the Best Personal Loan Provider 2017! A massive thank you to our fantastic customers, we are very happy to receive this fantastic award! Over 20,000 UK consumers voted in the Consum... Read More

Ask Bamboo: how much does divorce cost in the UK?

Sometimes, despite how hard the couple tries, some marriages just aren’t meant to be. But, although divorce rates in the UK fall and divorces are no longer seen as sad occasions (for proof on this m... Read More

Online Lending: What do customers value the most?

The vast majority of the customer reviews for Bamboo Loans talked about how pleased they were with how easy yet efficient their experience was with getting a loan from the service. This tells a lot ab... Read More

Mums getting back to work in the UK here our top tips

The thought of returning to work after you’ve been on maternity leave (or you’ve taken some time out to enjoy being a mum) can feel pretty daunting. There’s a whole host of thoughts racing throu... Read More

How much does it cost to transform your garage into a room?

If you’re a little short of space and have a garage that’s just collecting dust (or, more likely, collecting everything you don’t know what else to do with) it might be time to think about conve... Read More

Alternative ways of financing your wedding rings

The average cost of a wedding in the UK is between £24,000 and £30,000, depending on what reports you read. That’s more than the average UK salary spent on a single day, so it’s unsurprising tha... Read More