Loan Sales

How loan sales and vulture funds could result in thousands of people losing their homes

March 6, 2018

A financial advisory company that specializes in dealing with personal and professional insolvency is warning how a state bank’s decision to sell off troublesome and underperforming loans could result in thousands of people losing their home. Bell and Company are keen to alert homeowners in the North that are likely to be affected by Permanent TSB’s decision to put under-performing…

mortgage time bomb

Are you sitting on a mortgage time bomb?

February 27, 2018

In this day and age, owning your own property is a luxury that many people will never experience… With rising interest rates and the cost of living and property rising each, many millennials are turning to renting as their only option, when they fly from the safe and secure nest of their home with their parents. Having said that, many…

corporate insolvency

Do you recognise the signs of Corporate Insolvency?

February 20, 2018

Running your own business is both stressful and time-consuming and as a CEO or director, it is fairly easy to get caught up in the day to day tasks and not realise the fact that your company is hurtling towards the disaster that is corporate insolvency. Corporate insolvency is when your businesses financial circumstances mean that you are unable to…


What caused the Carillion collapse?

February 14, 2018

If you follow the news you’ll probably be aware of the Carillion collapse, which has resulted in the UK’s second-largest construction company buckling, due to a colossal £1.5 million debt pile. Despite numerous discussions taking place between the company, its lenders and the government, nothing could be done to save Carillon, who employ around 20,000 in the UK and even…

insolvency figures

Debt Strategy experts Bell & Company weigh in on the insolvency figures from 2017 and consider what 2018 may have in store.

February 7, 2018

With the New Year just starting, Bell & Company, are keen to decipher the insolvency figures from 2017, and consider what they may mean for 2018. According to statistics released by The Insolvency Service, an estimated 4,152 companies entered insolvency during the third quarter of 2017. While this number may seem significant, this number has actually decreased by 12.5% from the…


Implementing your New Year’s Resolutions

February 1, 2018

With 2018 in full swing, many of us are focussing on staying on track when it comes to achieving the resolutions that we set for ourselves this year. For a lot of people that means tackling debt that may have crept up to higher levels over the festive period. With presents to buy and more social occasions to attend, it’s…


Insolvency at Corporate Level

January 24, 2018

If you own your own company, the word insolvency is unlikely to be one that you associate with anything positive. Under the British law, a company is considered to be insolvent if it is unable to pay its debts, even after selling all of its assets. While insolvency is an undesirable situation to find yourself and your company in, there…

The Positives of Bankruptcy

The Positives of Bankruptcy

January 17, 2018

The Positives of Bankruptcy The word bankruptcy tends to fill most people with feelings of dread. It’s hard to deny the fact that the word has typically negative connotations and is usually associated with financial chaos and the diminishing reputations of those associated with it. While people tend to only focus on the negative aspects of bankruptcy, there are a…

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