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Meerkat aims to relieve the financial burden and stress from its customers

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Meerkat is a small group of like minded people, interested in one thing; your lifetime goals and how you finance them says David O'Brien. Founder and Managing Director at Meerkat.

They strive to help you take control of your financial situation through accessible, affordable and simple solutions; and they are building their business to be as mobile as you are, making it easier for you to keep track of where you are.

Meerkat is a new generation financial services business committed to making a real difference in the financial lives of the customer.

David O'Brien. Founder and Managing Director at Meerkat

We aim to give people a peace of mind.

David O'Brien. Founder and Managing Director at Meerkat

Meerkat launched their debt counselling business in October 2016 and have already changed hundreds of lives. they offer a professional and confidential counselling service that can be conducted over the phone.

Meerkat is also an authorised financial services provider that understands the value of good advice.

Their Credit Life business was launched in April 2017 offering comprehensive cover at lower premiums to debt counselling customers, all on your mobile phone.

To find out how Meerkat can meet your needs click in the audio below:


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