Locked content 4,234 people declared bankruptcy in Jan.-Aug.

In the first eight months of this year, 4,234 people declared bankruptcy, according to BIK and BIG InfoMonitor data. Their debts amounted to about PLN 490 million at the end of August. Those who declared bankruptcy in the period from 2015 to Aug. 2018 had more than PLN 2 billion debts in banks and s...

Locked content Poles have about PLN 71 bln of debt

Total debt of Poles resulting from, among others, late payments of credits, loans, alimony and utility bills stood at nearly PLN 71 billion, BIG Infomonitor and BIK informed. In H1 2018 the debt grew by about PLN 6.5 billion: by PLN 5.25 billion in Q2 and by PLN 1.24 billion in Q1. In Q2 the…

Locked content BIG Infomonitor: Poles’ debt grew by PLN 10.8 billion in 2017

Poles’ overdue debt amounted to PLN 64.5 billion last year, an increase by PLN 10.8 billion compared with the end-2016, according to an InfoDług report published by BIG Infomonitor. The number of unreliable debtors increased by 193k to over 2.5 million people. The average unpaid debt is worth PLN 25...

Locked content Poles with PLN 54 bln debt

Overdue debt of Poles at end-2016 amounted to PLN 53.69 billion. As many as 2.3 million Poles do not repay their debts on time, according to the report compiled by BIG InfoMonitor. Between 2015-2016, the number of debtors increased by 11 percent, while the amount grew by 26 percent, the average debt...

Locked content Consumer bankruptcies increased twofold in 2016

As many as 4,450 people have filed for consumer bankruptcy in 2016, up from 2,113 in 2015, according to data released by BIG InfoMonitor. The value of an average debt was PLN 180,876 last year, a drop from PLN 230,709 recorded in 2015. In 2015, the Polish law on personal bankruptcies was amended mak...

Locked content Parents owe children PLN 9.4 bln in back alimony

Child maintenance arrears stood at nearly PLN 9.4 billion at the end of September, owed by 282,300 debtors, according to the InfoMonitor Office of Economic Information. Men are dominant among the child maintenance debtors, constituting 95 percent of the total. The biggest debtors are fathers aged 35...

Locked content More than 2 million Poles are debtors

According to BIG InfoMonitor and Credit Information Bureau (BIK), 2,056,528 Poles do not pay their obligations (loans, alimonies, and accounts) on time, despite the fact that 50 percent of debts do not exceed PLN 2,000. From August to December 2015, the number of debtors increased by nearly 80,000, ...

Locked content Poles’ overdue debt at PLN 65.4 bln in March 2016

The total value of Poles’ overdue debt in March 2016 amounted to PLN 65.4 billion and grew by 4 percent compared to the previous months, according to a report by BIG InfoMonitor quoted by ISBnews. The average debt per person increased from PLN 20,428 to PLN 20,793. Among 2,056,528 debtors, 61.2 perc...