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BTL mortgage gets a rate cut -  24th August 2016

State Bank of India has decreased rates on selected buy-to-let (BTL) products, including a 0.20% reduction to its three-year fixed rate mortgage. This deal thereby comfortably maintains its position in the Best Buys chart for its sector. Read More...

M&S Bank loan goes for gold -  23rd August 2016

M&S Bank has reduced the APR on personal loans of between £5,000 and £7,499 by 0.7%. This has made an already outstanding product jump to the top of its Best Buy chart. Read More...

Coventry BS’ variable BTL mortgage deal -  22nd August 2016

Coventry BS has reduced rates on its range of variable for term buy-to-let (BTL) products by 0.10%, resulting in its 65% loan-to-value (LTV) deal boasting the lowest rate in its sector and thereby comfortably earning an outstanding rating. Read More...

Coventry BS’ three-year mortgage enters charts -  22nd August 2016

Coventry BS has re-launched its three-year fixed mortgage range, which includes an attractive new deal at 90% loan-to-value (LTV) that has stormed into the charts and earned an outstanding rating. Read More...

Barclaycard’s top 0% interest credit card -  22nd August 2016

Barclaycard has reduced the introductory balance transfer fee on its 0% interest purchase and balance transfer credit card, which has resulted in it zooming to the top of the Best Buy charts in its sector. Read More...

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Lack of competition pushes savings rates lower

24th August 2016 There’s no end in sight to the downward spiral of savings rates – if anything, it only seems to be ramping up. Indeed, the majority of rates have fallen further this month to result in most reaching fresh lows, amid ever-weakening competition. Read More...

Surge in van insurance costs

24th August 2016 Van insurance costs are rising at an alarming rate, new figures from Consumer Intelligence show, with the price of a typical policy now costing the best part of £1,000. Read More...

Contactless spending for 2016 already at record

23rd August 2016 Contactless spending has been enjoying a surge of popularity for some time, but it’s been seriously ramping up in recent months – in fact, spending on contactless cards in the first half of the year has already outstripped the total for 2015. Read More...

First-time buyer deals begin to dwindle

23rd August 2016 Given that some have been predicting a fall in house prices following the EU referendum vote, many potential first-time buyers will be poised to take advantage. However, they may be disappointed, as the number of suitable deals available is falling. Read More...

Would you go over budget for the perfect home?

22nd August 2016 When you’re looking for that perfect home, it can be easy to be swayed into spending more than you were planning to. After all, it’s often difficult to find a property that ticks all the boxes, but just how far over budget are you prepared to go? Read More...

ISAs still have some fight left in them

22nd August 2016 Savers are likely to have lost all enthusiasm in getting a decent return on their cash of late, thanks to a lack of competition and continued rate cuts. This means it’s more important than ever to make the right choice – so what about a cash ISA? Read More...

Heading to university? Don’t forget insurance!

22nd August 2016 In all the excitement of university and the rush to get things sorted, it can be easy to overlook some of the practicalities such as insurance. However, this can be a costly mistake, as the Association of British Insurers (ABI) warns. Read More...