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As one of the most high-profile businesses in the finance sector, we attract a broad range of views on what we do. Here's our factual take on some of the hot topics involving Wonga.
Date article publshed: 30/01/2013 Read original article >
On 30th January 2013, the Daily Mail published an in-depth investigation into the high cost of unauthorised overdrafts.
It also printed a supporting editorial that suggested annual percentage rates (APRs) can be a misleading way to compare short-term credit.
Date article publshed: 28/01/2013 Read original article >
On 28th January 2013 the BBC published a wide-ranging and balanced article about Wonga’s international expansion plans.
The piece talks about Wonga setting up in regions such as South Africa...
Which? advertising research
Date article publshed: 26/01/2013 Read original article >
On 26th January 2013, MailOnline published a piece about Which? Money research into short-term loans advertising on children’s television.
The article mentions Wonga as one of the “highest...
Date article publshed: 23/01/2013 Read original article >
The Europas, Europe's startup awards, were held on the 22nd January with 1,000 guests gathered to celebrate the best of the continent's tech talent.
Wonga was named Best Heavyweight Startup.
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