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Inside Bamboo Loans: a day in the life of Beth, Applications Team Leader

Meet Beth, a charismatic and determined employee who provides guidance and leadership to the Applications Team at Bamboo.  Read what she had to say about herself on our ongoing “A day in the life... Read More

Personal Finance: Important things you should know by the age of 30

We all need a broad understanding of personal finance that includes all areas of our financial life: spending, taxes, saving and investing, borrowing, insurance, buying a home, and retirement. Your th... Read More

News: Bamboo Loans has been nominated as “Best Personal Loan Provider 2017”!

We’re delighted to announce that we’ve been nominated as “Best Personal Loan Provider” in the Consumer Credit Awards 2017 ! Our nomination is great, but now we need your help to win it ! The... Read More

Loans for Self-Employed People with Bad Credit – The Bamboo Guide

Loans for self-employed people with bad credit aren’t particularly common – or particularly easy to find, for that matter. As we’ve said before, ‘as a freelancer (or contractor, consultant or ... Read More

7 hacks to make your Easter Holidays spring cleaning a breeze

As the Easter Holidays approach, you’re probably starting to think (and dread) the spring cleaning. ‘Hey, have you seen that dust over there?’ ‘Hey, what about that stain on the carpet? You sa... Read More

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