Dec
2015

Saving to Prevent Problem Debt

Following on from our previous investigation into the link between cash savings and problem debt, StepChange Debt Charity asked Select to conduct an analysis to understand which types of households are failing to save, and also to identify attitudinal factors that might influence their decision not to save.

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Dec
2015

Acceptance Sampling for Quality Control

Our client, a manufacturer of consumer goods, became aware through customer feedback that a batch of one of their products contained an unusually high level of defects. The manufacturer wanted to take steps to avoid a repeat of this incident, but with full inspection of every product being prohibitively expensive, what could they put in place to reduce the risk of future bad batches entering the market?

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Feb
2015

Action Plan on Problem Debt

StepChange are the UK’s leading debt charity. As part of their Action Plan on Problem Debt, Select were asked to investigate the potential statistical link between cash savings and problem debt.

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