Wonga or Right?

Short-term cash loan company re-brands and targets new customers.

Wonga has re-launched with a new logo and change in strategy after recent criticism of its lending style and debt-collection techniques.  The payday-loan company is now looking to target those who are “cash and credit constrained” in the middle-class whilst avoiding those with serious problems on their credit histories.

The company intends to maintain its high APR rates but has introduced a number of policy changes, such as a 24 hour cooling-offer period in which customers can change their mind free of charge, and a three-day grace period in which a penalty payment will not be applied for late payments.

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Pauline Rigby

About Pauline Rigby

Pauline Rigby is Head of the Corporate and Restructuring team at Forbes Solicitors. Pauline’s blogs cover a wide range of corporate issues, specifically areas including company formation, banking, joint ventures and shareholder matters, contractual matters and equity fundraising or investing.
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