May recorded a 3 year high in factory activity in the US, while spending on construction exhibited a flat growth curve with in May. The Institute of Management Supply revealed that its national factory activity management escalated to 57.8 in May 2017 – the best ever in the past three years. The previous highest figure was noted as 54.9 in August 2014. It accounts for approximately 12% of the overall US economy. Construction spending, however, did not show much growth, though the Federal government reported the outlays on construction projects as highest in the last four years. The figures here
Financing a car is a very important process and today with the availability of numerous car finance brokers it has become an easy option to get secure car loans. Today these car finance brokers are also playing a vital role in assisting car buyers. In fact, consulting and taking help of car broker can definitely be most appropriate option if you don’t have any clue about what to look at according to your budget. A finance broker is the most experienced personnel and clued-up on how to approach the financiers in a way that can persuade them to approve the
It is very difficult to get a loan nowadays. Banks have restricted to lend money to people with bad credit reports. This is a result of the financial crisis. Even many people who have had good credit scores in the beginning of the financial crisis are meanwhile in trouble. They might have lost their job due to the layoffs of masses of people. They might have lost a comfortable side income besides their main job and their income does not cover longer their monthly expenses. Small business owners struggle to survive and need money in order to gap financial straits.
Pawnbrokers and the 2nd hand goods industry has received a bad rap in the past, conjuring up images of seedy dank stores full of stolen goods, hidden rooms with ‘illegal’ products and junkies dealing second hand goods to secure their next fix. Not ideal for an industry that is tightly regulated in Australia through consumer protection laws, with clearly defined rules and regulations regarding identification, record keeping and reporting. In reality a large number of the Pawnbrokers stores are well lit, well run small businesses providing a valuable service to buyers and sellers alike. Unfortunately when times turn bad people
Been interesting watching the news reporting with everyone’s plan on how to fix the current global credit crisis. The pawnbroking industry has been in the spotlight but the real focus lately has been on credit card issuers and payday loan stores. At least this gives the pawnbroking industry the opportunity to take a deep breath and regroup for a minute. But one story that’s been covered from several angles has had some interesting spins put on it by some credit unions in the US and the US payday lending industry. It seems that several credit unions are now touting a
As the UK economy continues to struggle and people are finding it harder and harder to secure loans, many consumers are turning to pawnbrokers in order to solve their financial problems. When people think of pawnbrokers, they nearly always imagine run-down backstreet shops filled with old TVs and Hi-fis. However, the modern pawnbrokers are keen to escape this image and re-invent themselves as the modern alternative to traditional loans. The common misconception that people have regarding pawnbrokers is that they will only buy your products off you for a fraction of what they’re worth and then sell them on to