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Clear your overdraft with Bamboo’s top tips

An overdraft can be a great thing, however, many people have trouble clearing their overdrafts. They’re a safety net for months when payments are coming out before anything has come in. They’re ... Read More

Quick guide to cash back, points and perks

We love a thrifty trick here at Bamboo, and we’ve covered lots of ways to save money in previous posts. But here’s one we haven’t written about before. Making sure that you sign up f... Read More

Short term borrowing: What are the best options?

Sometimes you just a little bit of extra cash to see you through to the end of the month. But what are the best options for short term borrowing? We’ve all been there. Your washing machine packs up ... Read More

Breakdown cover: a guide to everything you need to know

Have you ever been driving along and then heard an awful splutter and instantly realised that a long wait at the side of the road was ahead of you? How about a warning light coming on out in the middl... Read More

Spooky costumes without the scary price tag: 2017 Halloween costumes on a budget

There’s something infectious about Halloween, isn’t there? Maybe it’s the sheer amount of sugar involved or the opportunity to kick back and be a little silly (in disguise too, so nobody will re... Read More

Tips for renters: How to make renting a little more wallet-friendly

Across the UK, the cost of renting is pretty steep – from the relatively inexpensive £526 for renting in the North East to an eye-watering average £1,564 to live in the capital. And that’s just ... Read More

Bamboo nominated as Non-mainstream Loan Provider of the Year

All of us at Bamboo are very excited to announce that we have been nominated in the Non-mainstream Loan Provider of the Year category for the Moneyfacts Consumer Awards 2018!   We are delighted ... Read More

F5 Awards Finalist: Best Fintech Lender

We’re starting our week with some fantastic news. Bamboo has been named a F5 Awards finalist in the Best Fintech Lender category for 2017. Earlier this year, we won the Consumer Credit Award fo... Read More

Made redundant? Here’s what to do next

It can be a confusing time when you’ve been made redundant. Firstly, there’s the shock of the situation and the fear of what you’re going to do next. Can you afford to wait for another great... Read More

Bad credit loans for a medical procedure – The Bamboo Guide

At Bamboo, we think the NHS is a thing of wonder. You’ve only got to look at the size of medical bills of people across the pond to realise that – aside from making us healthier, better and strong... Read More