Product News

Tesco’s top-three easy access account -  20th July 2018

Tesco Bank has increased several of its savings rates by up to 0.19%, as a result of which its easy access account takes over third place in the with-bonus Best Buy charts, earning a high rating at the same time. Read More...

Moneyfacts Weekly Product News - 19/07/2018 -  19th July 2018

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. Read More...

Wyelands’ notice account competes -  13th July 2018

Wyelands Bank has increased selected rates by up to 0.41%. The standout change took place in its notice offering, with its 95-day notice account now sitting proudly in the Best Buys and earning a high rating. Read More...

Secure Trust Bank dominates notice chart -  12th July 2018

Secure Trust Bank has increased the rates on its 90- and 120-day notice accounts by 0.02%. This is enough to see both become the market-leader over their respective term and improve their position in the Best Buys, earning them a high rating as well. Read More...

Moneyfacts Weekly Product News - 12/07/2018 -  12th July 2018

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. Read More...

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Homemovers make way for first-time buyers

20th July 2018 For the first time since 1995, the number of first-time buyers has outstripped the number of homeowners looking to move, with the latter now making up a lesser 49% of the market compared to the dominating 62% seen in 2011. Read More...

Kids’ birthdays costing £415

19th July 2018 Parents are spending an average of £415 celebrating the birthdays of their under-18-year-old children. This means that those with two or more kids could easily spend more than £1,000 per year – a substantial expense if you don’t plan for it. Read More...

6 of the best easy access savings accounts

19th July 2018 Easy-access savings accounts are as simple as they sound – they allow you to access your money whenever you need it, without having to give advance notice, and they also allow you to pay into them at any time. Here are six of the best. Read More...

Highest number of savings rises since December

18th July 2018 With official statistics revealing that inflation once again remained at 2.4% in June, savers will now have 24 fixed rate bonds (on a £10,000 deposit) to choose from that can beat or match it. This is thanks in part to the 142 rate rises in June. Read More...

Business savings rates see improvements

17th July 2018 Compared to a year ago, both the average rates on offer and the top returns found on business savings accounts have improved. This means more choice for businesses looking to make the most of their savings without investing in the stock market. Read More...

Average fixed bond rates reach two-year high

17th July 2018 While many savers may be reluctant to put their savings into a fixed rate account, given ongoing speculation of a base rate rise, they could be missing out on some decent rates. Especially as the average returns are now the best seen since 2016. Read More...

Easy access market sees some sign of recovery

16th July 2018 The average no notice rate now sits at its highest point since August 2016, following two consecutive months of rate rises. So, those looking to keep their savings pot within reach may be able to find higher rates. Read More...