Appropriate loan sharks are normalising financial obligation and, worst of most, the national government is cosying up in their mind
Of all of the stupid, shameful things we have actually admitted to in this magazine – viewing The X Factor, being in deep love with the Duchess of Cambridge – having applied for a pay day loan must top all of them.
We ummmed and ahhed about exposing this for a long time, because coming be effective naked will be less embarrassing, less humiliating, less ignominious than admitting that, during the period of 2 yrs, We paid nearly three grand for that Ј700 loan, that loan I took down merely to buy a trip to Kenya I had spent Ј3,000 to (sort of) see a pride of lions, get chronic sunstroke and be bitten to buggery by a load of malarial mosquitoes so I could attend my best friend’s wedding, a marriage that dissolved within a year, meaning that, in essence.
I became a trick, an idiot, a wilful ignoramus, and I also became caught in a period of endless, once you understand stupidity. Continue reading “We took down a quick payday loan – but at minimum I’m ashamed from it”