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Product News

1-yr fixed ISA heads into the top 10 -  28th August 2015

Furness Building Society has increased the rates of selected savings products by up to 0.45%, enabling its one-year fixed rate ISA to move into the Moneyfacts charts. Read More...

Discounted BTL deal gets a rate drop -  28th August 2015

Cumberland Building Society has reduced the rate of its discounted variable rate buy-to-let (BTL) mortgage by 0.05%, earning it an ‘excellent’ rating in the process. Read More...

Variable BTL deal gets a rate cut -  28th August 2015

Coventry Building Society has reduced the rate of one of its variable rate for term buy-to-let (BTL) mortgages by 0.20%, earning it the highest Moneyfacts rating as a result. Read More...

Fixed rate bonds get a rate rise -  28th August 2015

Shawbrook Bank has increased selected fixed rate bonds by 0.10%, enabling three of its deals to improve their positions in the Moneyfacts charts. Read More...

Kent Reliance’s savings deals storm the charts -  28th August 2015

Kent Reliance has taken the Moneyfacts charts by storm after it increased the rates paid by selected fixed rate bonds by up to 0.10% as well as introducing a new, competitive easy access account. Read More...

News

Will you use cash in 10 years?

28th August 2015 The shift from cash to cards has been steadily going on for years, but there are expectations that this trend will ramp up even more in the years to come. The question is, will you still be using cash in a decade? Read More...

Avoid a festive financial hangover – start saving!

28th August 2015 OK, we know it’s a bit soon to be talking about Christmas, but if you want to make sure you can comfortably cover the cost, you probably want to start thinking about it – and saving accordingly. Read More...

The fear of missing out can cost £171/month

27th August 2015 Do you suffer from FOMO – the fear of missing out? If so, it could be costing you a sizeable chunk of cash, because research has revealed that people typically spend an extra £171 per month because they don’t want to miss out on all the fun. Read More...

How will you repay your mortgage?

27th August 2015 You repay your mortgage diligently every month in the hope that you’ll comfortably pay it off by the time you retire. But are you confident that you’ll actually be able to achieve that? Read More...

The hidden costs of pet ownership

27th August 2015 A dog may be man’s best friend, but he can also be an expensive companion. There’s more to think about than the likes of food and vets bills, too, and research from The Co-operative Insurance has revealed just how much those hidden costs can add up. Read More...

6 of the best easy access savings accounts

26th August 2015 Easy-access savings accounts are as simple as they sound – they allow you to access your money whenever you need it, without having to give advance notice, and they also allow you to pay into them at any time. Here are six of the best. Read More...

Drive down debt with record credit card deals

26th August 2015 Looking to pay down your debt with a 0% balance transfer credit card? Well, we’ve got some great news, because not only is the average balance transfer fee at a record low, but interest-free deals have reached their longest ever terms! Read More...
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