Product News

Nationwide reduces 10-yr fixed rate mortgage -  4th March 2015

Nationwide Building Society has reduced the rate of selected fixed rate mortgages. One of the mortgages to receive the biggest decrease of 0.65% was the 10-year deal, which has earned an ‘excellent’ rating as a result. Read More...

New stepped ISA gets ‘excellent’ review -  4th March 2015

Saffron Building Society has unveiled a new stepped rate ISA, which has been awarded an ‘excellent’ rating for its attractive rate and terms. Read More...

New 90-day notice account gets chart place -  4th March 2015

Ecology Building Society has launched a competitive 90-day notice account, earning it a place in the Moneyfacts charts for its attractive terms. Read More...

Charter Savings Bank enters the savings market -  2nd March 2015

Charter Savings Bank has stormed into the savings market with a range of competitive variable and fixed rate accounts, two of which (a 95-day notice deal and a one-year fixed rate bond) have gone straight into the Moneyfacts charts. Read More...

Shawbrook Bank increases selected ISA rates -  2nd March 2015

Shawbrook Bank has increased selected savings rates by up to 0.20%, enabling its 120-day notice ISA and two-year fixed rate ISA to improve their positions within the Moneyfacts charts. Read More...

News

Brits rely on overdrafts instead of savings - 04th March 2015

If you find yourself running out of cash towards the end of the month, what do you do? For some, a savings pot will be the answer, but research has found that a worrying number of people turn to their overdraft instead. Read More...

Six things you need to know about ISA transfers - 04th March 2015

This year’s ISA season has so far been disappointing, with few providers feeling the need to offer competitive rates or launch new products. However, it’s the ideal time to take a look at your current situation... Read More...

Will you use your full ISA allowance this year? - 04th March 2015

The new tax year is fast approaching, and that means many people will be thinking about their ISA for the year ahead. The question is, have you made the most of this year’s allowance – and do you even know what it is? Read More...

ScottishPower gets sales ban for target failures - 04th March 2015

ScottishPower has been hit with a 12-day sales ban for failing to meet customer service targets, after Ofgem, the industry regulator, found that the supplier failed to clear a backlog of Ombudsman decisions on customer complaints. Read More...

Going abroad? Make the most of your spending money - 04th March 2015

If you’re thinking of catching a bit of sun on the continent, you’re picking a great time to do it. Sterling is worth around 15% more against the euro than two years ago, which could save you £79 per trip on spending money – so make the most of it! Read More...

Lack of savings keeps people up at night - 03rd March 2015

Do financial concerns keep you up at night? It can be tough to get some shut-eye when your finances are weighing on your mind, and a lack of savings could be a significant concern. Read More...

Did you know your partner can inherit your ISA? - 03rd March 2015

The ISA landscape has been transformed in the last few months, but there’s been one announcement that could have slipped under the radar for many – the fact that partners can now inherit their spouse’s ISA. Read More...