Product News

‘Outstanding’ loan from M&S Bank -  17th April 2015

M&S Bank has reduced the cost of borrowing £7,500 to £15,000 by 0.2%, which has enabled it to reclaim its crown at the top of the Moneyfacts charts. Read More...

Variable bond for new money launched -  17th April 2015

Penrith Building Society has unveiled a new one-year variable rate bond, which has been awarded an ‘excellent’ rating for its eye-catching rate and terms. Read More...

Fixed bonds get a rate boost -  15th April 2015

United Bank UK has given selected fixed accounts a welcome rate boost of up to 0.50%. As a result, its three and five-year deals have crept up the Moneyfacts charts and secured an ‘excellent’ rating for their competitive terms. Read More...

‘Outstanding’ 2-yr fixed mortgage -  15th April 2015

Leek United Building Society has launched a highly competitive two-year fixed rate mortgage onto the market, earning it the highest accolade for its attractive rate and terms. Read More...

5-yr ISA holds on to chart place -  14th April 2015

Virgin Money has reduced the rates of selected savings accounts by up to 0.10%, but its five-year fixed cash ISA has retained its competitive edge and kept a place in the Moneyfacts charts. Read More...

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Why it pays to be registered to vote - 20th April 2015

The deadline of being able to register to vote in this year’s general election is fast approaching. But, there’s more to it than that – did you know that being registered can help your financial future as well as your political one? Read More...

Did you celebrate Mortgage Freedom Day? - 20th April 2015

Mortgage Freedom Day, touted as being the day when new homeowners have earned enough to pay the annual cost of their mortgage, was officially with us on 18 April, according to analysis from Halifax. Did you celebrate? Read More...

The cost of moving home is on the rise - 17th April 2015

Moving home is said to be one of the most stressful experiences anyone can go through, but it can also be one of the most expensive. And we’re not just talking about the cost of the house itself – what about the additional costs involved? Read More...

Save £1,000/month by living at home! - 16th April 2015

It can’t be denied that it's tough to get on the housing ladder, which means that many 20 and 30-somethings live at home in order to save some cash. Well, it could pay off, because the typical adult saves £1,000 per month by living with Mum and Dad! Read More...

Surge in pension enquiries following reforms - 16th April 2015

The pension freedoms officially came into being last week, and unsurprisingly, it meant a lot of people had questions. Industry analysis shows just how quick off the mark people were, with enquires to pension companies seeing a significant surge. Read More...

Cost of household bills tots up to £138K - 16th April 2015

How much do you spend on your household bills in a year? Everyday bills can take a significant chunk of your household income, and over time, it can seriously add up – and when you look at it over your lifetime, it reaches an eye-watering sum. Read More...

Housing market in slowdown mode - 16th April 2015

Activity in the housing market has been storming ahead in the last year or two, but several reports published so far this year show that this pace of growth is beginning to moderate, and now, the market is well and truly in slowdown mode. Read More...