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‘Borrowers to blame for financial crisis’ – Minister

Finding the right mortgage deal can be a tricky balancing act, especially if banks are prepared to lend you more than you can afford. Borrowing too much during the economic boom played a hug...

Testing times for potential home buyers

If you are struggling at the moment to secure a mortgage deal to purchase your own home, you might take solace in the fact that many other people like you are in exactly the same boat. Although mortgage approvals rose 1.5% to 49,...

Bank holds base rate for three years

Savers have really struggled to get decent returns on their money of late, as a result of the Bank of England's record low base rate. And sadly it doesn't look as if the situation is going to improve any time soon, as t...

How to save £10K in interest on your mortgage

Savers these days are battling with the twin terrors of low interest rates and high inflation. To beat inflation, a basic-rate taxpayer at 20% needs...

Young families set for ‘innovative’ mortgages?

Young parents have found it tough to get on the property ladder in recent months, with tight lending criteria often preventing them from accessing mortgages. However, new survey results from the Bank of England may offer a glimme...