Drawing on a wide range of neglected sources, including the archives of consumer credit companies, the records of the co-operative and credit union movements, and government papers, Credit and Community makes a strong contribution to historical understandings of credit and debt. Oral history testimony from both sides of the credit divide is used to telling effect, offering key insights into the complex nature of the relationship between borrowers and lenders.
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His more recent projects have continued this interest. Among topics he has analyzed have been the history of men's consumer magazines, and the history of "joyriding. Oral history testimony from both sides of the credit divide is used to telling effect, offering key insights into the complex nature of the relationship between borrowers and lenders. Toon meer Toon minder. Recensie s Credit's centrality to the current economic crisis makes the publication of Sean O'Connell's social history of working-class credit consumption particularly timely.
Although the credit crunch came too late to be included in this book, the portrait of a complex relationship between lenders and borrowers over the past years should be required reading for those suggesting we are living on the brink of a new economic epoch. Reviews Schrijf een review.
Credit and Community: Working-Class Debt in the UK since 1880
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The company were criticised by the Citizen's Advice Bureau , whose chief executive told Panorama , "I call into question In , Provident launched its online short term loan Satsuma Loans. In , Moneybarn was acquired by Provident Financial plc, joining the home credit and online credit businesses and Vanquis Bank to become the third leg of the group.
The Central Bank of Ireland in late fined and reprimanded Provident for flagrant breaches of the regulatory requirements aimed at protecting Irish consumers. On 22 August , Provident Financial lost two-thirds of its stock value in a day, following its second profit warning in two months, the replacement of its chief executive by Manjit Wolstenholme, cancellation of a shareholder dividend and a warning that the full-year dividend might also be cancelled, and the announcement of an investigation by the Financial Conduct Authority.
In the UK, Provident Financial trades under a number of different brands, including Vanquis for its credit cards, Provident Personal Credit for its home credit operations, Satsuma for its online instalment loans, Glo for its guarantor loans and Moneybarn for its vehicle finance operations.
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The home lending operations are based in the head office building on Godwin Street in Bradford , Vanquis Bank is based in London with purpose-built premises located in Chatham , Kent and Moneybarn is based in Petersfield , Hampshire. The company's home credit business lends to people in their homes via a network of local agents. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
This article is about the Bradford -based financial services group. For the now defunct Cincinnati -based financial services group of the same name, see National City Corp. Operating income. Net income.
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