Debt, rather than earnings, is being used to cover living costs, writes Carl Packman.
Author Archives: Carl Packman
It’s no longer fair for consumers to bear the large, usurious costs associated with loose regulation.
On this day 25 years ago, the Ayatollah Khomeini issued a fatwa calling on Muslims to execute everyone involved in the publication of Salman Rushdie’s 1988 novel The Satanic Verses.
Carl Packman examines Respublica’s new report on civic finance and the commercial potential of Community Development Finance Institutions.
There are several problems with Galloway’s entry into the debate surrounding Maajid Nawaz.
Mainstream banking facilities have all but disappeared from low income areas. The Bank of Salford offers an alternative model.
Competitor banks to shake up the system should primarily have community interests as its focus. What Miliband is signalling at today is a good first move.