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How much does laser eye surgery cost – and how can I finance it?

Brad Pitt. Elton John. Kim Kardashian. Richard Branson. That guy from Busted. What do they all have in common? They’ve all had laser eye surgery to fix their vision. But they’re celebrities with m... Read More

Financing home improvements with bad credit: our top tips

Extensions. Loft conversions. Redecorating. New windows. Finally fixing that problem. Everybody has long lists of home improvements that they’re hoping to get around to at some point. But – as wel... Read More

Guarantor loans instant payout and alternatives to payday loans

As we’ve mentioned in a previous post, we’re not huge fans of payday loans. We think that they’re a dangerous and risky borrow strategy that can spiral into way more debt that you originally pla... Read More

With so many types of personal loan to choose from, which one is right for you?

Payday loans. Guarantor loans. Unsecured loans. Peer-to-peer loans. Overdrafts. Debt consolidation loans. Secured loans. There are so many types of personal loan that it can all get a little bit confu... Read More

A day in the life of Hannah, Customer Services Team Leader

Meet Hannah, an enthusiastic and experienced employee who provides guidance and leadership to the Customer Services Team at Bamboo.  Read what she had to say about herself on our ongoing “A day in ... Read More

Is getting rid of debt by getting into debt actually a good idea?

We know – the idea of getting rid of debt by getting yourself into debt sounds more than a little counterintuitive. How can you get rid of debt by getting yourself into debt? Surely borrowing money ... Read More

Finding a business loan when you have a bad credit score

Finding a business loan when you have a bad credit score can be difficult. In fact, even the Government-backed loan company, designed to help small business, states on its website that ‘your applica... Read More

Motorcycle loans: A quick guide to motorcycle financing with bad credit

Motorcycle loans can be a great way of buying that bike you’ve had your eyes on for years, or of funding a cheaper alternative to a run-around car. Motorcycles, motorbikes, choppers, Harleys, cruise... Read More

Credit card debt – Consolidate all your debt with a debt consolidation loan

Have you got a load of credit card debt that you’re trying your hardest to forget about? Or maybe you’ve got a few credit cards that are getting close to their limits and the monthly repayments ar... Read More

A low credit score – You can still apply for a loan

When you’ve got a low credit score, it can often feel like getting a loan is impossible. What’s worse, having a low credit score can often put you off even the idea of applying for a loan in the f... Read More