Increasing competition is driving growth in the personal loan market, but borrowers are being warned that they may not qualify for the low interest rates that are being advertised.
Credit unions have called on the Central Bank to loosen lending limits for the sector as they announced plans to significantly ramp up mortgage lending.
Banks are subjecting borrowers to rigorous affordability checks, but you may be able to make the grade.
Santander plans to float its American car loans division on the US stock market, which could value the business at more than $8 billion (£5.3 billion).
The buyout giant KKR has taken a controlling stake in Oodle Finance, an Oxford-based car loan company.
Anyone who has waited in vain on a freezing platform for a Southern rail service this winter will have felt in the mood for a revolution — and one commuter lobby group thinks it has found a way to start one.
Tens of thousands of Southern rail commuters could be in line for compensation from their credit card companies after a passenger claimed he had won £2,400 back from American Express for his season ticket.