We took down a quick payday loan – but at minimum I’m ashamed from it

We took down a quick payday loan – but at minimum I’m ashamed from it

Appropriate loan sharks are normalising financial obligation and, worst of most, the national government is cosying up for them

Of all stupid, shameful things We have admitted to in this magazine – viewing The X Factor, being in deep love with the Duchess of Cambridge – having applied for an online payday loan must top all of them.

I ummmed and ahhed about exposing this for a long time, because coming to the office naked is less embarrassing, less humiliating, less ignominious than admitting that, during the period of 2 yrs, We paid nearly three grand for that Ј700 loan, financing We took away in order to pay money for a trip to Kenya and so I could go to my best friend’s wedding, a marriage that dissolved within a 12 months, and therefore, in essence, We had invested Ј3,000 to (type of) view a pride of lions, get chronic sunstroke and stay bitten to buggery by a lot of malarial mosquitoes. Continue reading “We took down a quick payday loan – but at minimum I’m ashamed from it”