Help with Cheque Centre Debt

April 20, 2012 No Comments
Cheque Centre is a Payday Loan Company.
A payday loan is a small, short-term loan. These are often approved immediately and the funds deposited into an account within a short space of time, often as little as an hour. With no credit check, practically anyone can get their hands on a payday loan up to £1000 which they pay back on their next payday or within 30 days.Payday loan companies offer consumers something that seems like a viable short term solution to their financial worries. While on the face of it a loan like this might seem like a good idea, financial watchdogs such as Which? are warning that payday loan companies are leading their customers into a downward debt spiral which can be almost impossible to get out of.Payday loan companies make a lot of their money from their high interest rates, which can be higher than 2000%apr. This means that a loan for just £500 can cost an extra £150 in interest. That`s almost £5 for every day of the loan period. Payday loans can prove to be very expensive if you are not able to pay them back in full at your next payday.

At least 45% of people end up ‘rolling over’ their loans at the end of the initial lending period. This results in huge roll over fees, with extra charges being made for every single letter or reminder that is sent out.

Payday loan companies make their money from creating a cycle of debt that is almost impossible to get out of. They lend money with the full knowledge that the majority of people will not be able to pay it back when it is due and the costs can spiral upwards of several thousands of pounds from the initial borrowing of a small sum.

The Financial Conduct Authority lays out rules and guidelines on how companies can operate in the consumer credit industry and to prevent unfair practices. The FCAs debt collection rules and guidance sets out minimum standards that all authorised companies involved in debt recovery and debt collection must adhere to in order to be considered fit to operate as a debt collector.

Examples of unfair practices include claiming unfair or excessive collection charges, harrassment, misrepresenting enforcement powers (threatening to seize property when lawfully they cannot), bypassing an appointed representative and contacting you directly, threatening legal action when it is unlikely to take place.

If you have a Cheque Centre payday loan and are struggling with the payments click here to contact usor submit your details in the contact form to the right of your screen for instant debt advice.

Contact Humber Debt Solutions – Debt Specialist team today for confidential advice. We may be able help you by arranging a reduced repayment plan to Cheque Centre on your behalf and dealing with your debts for you.

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We have provided contact details and company information regarding Cheque Centre below.

 

Company Name

Cheque Centre
Correspondence Address
The Forum Building
Bankhead Crossway North
Edinburgh
EH11 4BP

Registered Address
The Forum Building
Bankhead Crossway North
Edinburgh
EH11 4BP
Reg Company Number
SC167596
Parent Company
N/A
Consumer Credit Licence
0447202
Website
Company Director
Mr John Joseph Keenan
Direct Postal Address
The Forum Building
Bankhead Crossway North
Edinburgh
EH11 4BP
Director
William McMasters Shaw
Direct Postal Address
The Forum Building
Bankhead Crossway North
Edinburgh
EH11 4BP
Company Director
Douglas Dean Clark
Direct Postal Address
947 Markley Woods Way
Cincinnati
Ohio 45230
U.S.A
Company Director
Roger Wayne Dean
Direct Postal Address
928 Edwards Road
Cincinnati
Ohio 45208
U.S.A