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Mortgage Guide – When To Make Changes

Mortgages are a complicated subject. Most of us stick with the one we’ve got because it’s easier. But in actual fact, making changes to...

Government urged to act against payday loans

The Government is again being urged to act against payday loan providers following the news that a man was recently given a more than 5,600,000% interest rate for repayment on his loan. The man borrowed £450 fro...

Infographic: How to avoid unfair bank charges

We recently told you about a Which? investigation that has ‘shattered the myth’ of free banking. According to the report, UK current account holders...

Homebuyers face further hikes to mortgage rates

It wasn't so long ago that we were cheering on mortgage rates to stay steady, but analysts have warned us to put down our poms poms and brace ourselves for another likely rate hike. The latest report from the Bank of England...

Interest rates remain at record low

Those of you intent on saving as much as possible for your family's future may be worried to hear that interest rates are being kept at 0.5% by the Bank of England. This means it is now more important than ever to shop aroun...

Recession creating wave of ‘zombie households’

If you've been bringing up little ones over the past few years you'll know how hard it's been financially. But just how hard? Well,financial experts warn that the average family is £30,000 worse off now than it ...

Two weeks left to get top savings account

Just one company is offering savings accounts that will completely protect your money from rising prices… But the deal might be gone by 17...

Overdraft charges: 5 things you need to know

Millions of Britons use overdrafts occasionally to cover unexpected outgoings, while many or us are so regularly in the red that we rarely have...

How to get decent interest on your savings

Since the Royal Mail decided that it was no longer going to redeliver for free letters with a forwarding address added by the initial...

How to protect your savings

Looking after your savings is crucial when you have a family. But with interest rates being low and debts getting higher, it’s tricky to...