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Moneyfacts Weekly Product News - 12/10/2018 -  12th October 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. The deals are available right now, but may be subject to change. Read More...

Close Brothers’ long-term bond enters top 3 -  8th October 2018

Close Brothers Savings has increased the rate on its five-year bond by 0.05%, which sees it enter the top three in the long-term bond chart and earn a high Moneyfacts rating. Read More...

Aldermore’s fixed rate cash ISAs near top -  5th October 2018

Aldermore has increased selected cash ISA rates, which sees its one- and two-year deals sit just behind their respective market-leaders in the Best Buys, while its three-year ISA now pays the top rate for its term. All earn a high rating as a result. Read More...

Moneyfacts Weekly Product News - 04/10/2018 -  4th October 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. The deals are available right now, but may be subject to change. Read More...

Furness’ long-term ISA climbs into top 3 -  3rd October 2018

Furness BS has increased some of its long-term savings rates by 0.40%, which sees its five-year fixed rate ISA jump into the top three for its sector and earn a high Moneyfacts rating. Read More...

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How saving online could leave you richer

16th October 2018 The internet has become so central to modern life that many people can’t think of functioning without it, but many savers still prefer to bank with a high street name than head online - yet doing so could leave them hundreds of pounds worse off. Read More...

Long-term BTL average lowest on record

16th October 2018 Given the significant changes that have occurred in the BTL market, it’s no wonder many landlords are feeling uncertain about the future. Despite this, the average five-year fixed BTL rate has fallen to its lowest level on record this month. Read More...

Variable savings rates see fifth rise in a row

15th October 2018 The upcoming Moneyfacts Savings Treasury Report shows that the average variable savings rate has increased for a fifth consecutive month. This hasn’t happened in almost 10 years, giving variable account savers some hope. Read More...

6 of the best long-term bonds

12th October 2018 Fixed rate bonds can be one of the best ways to secure a decent return from your money, but if you really want to secure those growth-generating rates, you’ll need to think longer term. Read More...

Credit card struggles begin to improve

11th October 2018 Credit cards can be incredibly useful when used wisely, but unfortunately, it’s easy for debt to begin racking up. Happily though, it seems that such struggles are beginning to lessen, with a growing number of consumers able to repay their card debt. Read More...

Cash ISA rate highest since 2016

11th October 2018 Cash ISAs have come under the spotlight in recent years, and not always for the right reasons, with rates having suffered across the board. But there’s some light at the end of the tunnel, with the average rate hitting its highest level since 2016! Read More...

Value of landlords’ investment property at record

09th October 2018 Landlords have come under immense scrutiny in recent years, but there’s one aspect in which they can still rejoice – the increasing value of their investment, with the average value of landlords’ investment property hitting a record high of £1.7m. Read More...