Product News

Moneyfacts Weekly Product News - 27/07/2017 -  27th July 2017

The Moneyfacts Weekly Product News is a round-up of the latest products or rate changes to hit the consumer finance market over the past seven days. The deals are available right now, but may be subject to change. Read More...

Paragon’s new easy access account -  27th July 2017

Paragon Bank has launched a new issue of its easy access account, which has entered two Best Buy charts, earning it a high rating in the process. Read More...

Notice this Excellent account from new bank PCF -  25th July 2017

PCF Bank Limited has launched, offering a competitive range of notice accounts and bonds. Here we’ll focus on the 100-day notice account, which has earned a high rating and a place in the Best Buys. Read More...

New Help to Buy ISA launched -  24th July 2017

Nottingham BS has launched a new Help to Buy ISA which has entered the Best Buy chart for its sector in a competitive third place, earning a high Moneyfacts rating in the process. Read More...

Vanquis’ Excellent 3 & 5yr bonds -  21st July 2017

Vanquis Bank has increased rates on selected fixed bonds by up to 0.25%, which sees its three and five-year deals enter the Best Buy charts for their respective sectors, earning both a high rating in the process. Read More...

News

Time to switch current account?

27th July 2017 Many of us have been with our current account provider for years, and often fail to give switching much thought. However, with fierce competition, now could be a great time to reconsider your options, and join the millions of others doing just that. Read More...

Rent increases at 14-month high

27th July 2017 Many tenants find that rents can eat up more income than mortgage repayments, but unfortunately, things may not be getting easier anytime soon, with research showing that rents are still rising. Read More...

Equity release lending hits another record

27th July 2017 Equity release is growing in popularity as a way to boost retirement income, with many retirees able to benefit from years of house price rises by freeing up some of the cash tied up in their home - and lending has just hit yet another record. Read More...

What would happen to mortgages if base rate rises?

26th July 2017 There’s been a lot of speculation recently that a base rate rise could happen in the not-too-distant future, but just what would happen to your mortgage if it does? We take a closer look. Read More...

Staycationing this year? You still need insurance

26th July 2017 These days, there’s no need to jet off to far-flung destinations to enjoy your summer holiday – staycations are on the rise, with many relishing the chance to get away from it all on home soil. But that doesn’t mean you should forget about insurance! Read More...

Challenger banks shake up the savings market

26th July 2017 Challenger banks have been keeping the savings market alive for some time. They’re the only ones competing for savers’ cash, and as a result, the only ones offering decent savings rates - so why not give them a go? Read More...

Students: get prepared with the right bank account

25th July 2017 As results days are almost upon us, graduations abound and we edge towards a new academic year, prospective students and graduates might be starting to think about the most cost-effective student bank account for their needs. Read More...