Why Credit Scoring is Important to Lending
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Why Credit Scoring is Important to Lending

A big determinant in whether you decide to lend a borrower money or not is the confidence you have in the borrower’s ability and willingness to pay you back your money. We have mentioned before that their ability and willingness to return your money are two very different things. Just because someone has the means to pay their debts doesn’t mean […]

Drafting a strategy for your lending business
Lending

Drafting a strategy for your lending business

The business strategy is the foundation of every business, it provides guidance to what the organization is set-up to achieve. The first step towards building a strong lending business, with long-term sustainable growth is having a clearly defined strategy. In simple terms, your strategy tells your stakeholders (internal and external) what your organization will be […]

What are payday loans and how to make the best of them?
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What are payday loans and how to make the best of them?

When emergencies strike and funds are needed, it is often difficult to know where to turn. As a Nigerian, it can be quite difficult to save for rainy days, as every day is well…quite rainy. This means that at the same time, family and friends may not be able to help you out of such […]