Product News

SAGA’s 1-yr bond enters the charts -  22nd May 2015

SAGA has launched a new one-year bond onto the market, securing it a top-10 position for its competitive rates and terms. Read More...

UTB boosts 1 & 2-yr bond rates -  22nd May 2015

United Trust Bank has increased the rates of selected fixed bonds by up to 0.25%, cementing its one and two-year deals in the Moneyfacts charts. Read More...

2-yr fixed BTL mortgage gets top rating -  22nd May 2015

Virgin Money has reduced selected buy-to-let mortgages, pushing its two-year deal into the Moneyfacts charts and earning it the top accolade as a result. Read More...

Chart position for new 5-yr fixed ISA -  22nd May 2015

Coventry Building Society has unveiled a new five-year fixed ISA, which has marched straight into the Moneyfacts charts for its highly competitive rate and terms. Read More...

GE Capital Direct storms savings charts -  21st May 2015

GE Capital Direct has increased the rate of its easy access account by 0.10% as well as unleashing a new 120-day notice account onto the market. Read More...

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Brits would save gadgets over heirlooms - 22nd May 2015

It’s the age old question – just what would you save if your house was on fire? Well, while it may have once been precious family photos, sentimental items or heirlooms, research from Swinton Insurance has revealed that gadgets now top the list. Read More...

Mobile payments fuel bank account switching - 22nd May 2015

Have you thought about switching bank accounts? If so, what’s your motivation? For some, the reason seems to be the chance to take advantage of mobile payments, with many choosing to switch if their provider didn't offer such a service. Read More...

Cashless payments on the rise - 21st May 2015

When you’re paying, what’s your method of choice? Chances are, your card will be dug out on a regular basis. In fact, even though cash is still the biggest single payment method, cashless payments as a whole have overtaken cash for the first time. Read More...

How confident are you in your household finances? - 21st May 2015

Household finances have been feeling the pinch for years, but is the tide turning? New research from Markit paints a mixed picture: the squeeze on household finances is currently at a record low, but the outlook is decidedly pessimistic. Read More...

Saver confidence increasing - 20th May 2015

How confident are you in reaching your savings goals? According to research from Lloyds Bank, the majority of people are growing in confidence, with 68% of those surveyed having saved in the last 12 months. Were you one of them? Read More...

Didn’t get a Pensioner Bond? Find the alternatives - 20th May 2015

The Pensioner Bond is no more. It was officially withdrawn from sale last Friday, after more than a million older savers invested over £13bn. If you weren’t one of them, or were too young to qualify, fear not – we’ve got some alternatives! Read More...

Make sure you’re covered on the go - 20th May 2015

Your contents insurance will cover your most treasured possessions, but what if you carry a few extras around on a regular basis? People are carrying as much as £1,567 with them while out and about, and they could be leaving these items unprotected. Read More...