Consumers Becoming More Confident About Credit
24 Oct
2013
Written by Sam Allcock

Consumers Becoming More Confident About Credit »

Consumers are becoming less weary of credit, leading to an increase in demand for credit cards and home mortgages. A report from Read more…

UK Mortgages at ‘Most Affordable Level in 14 Years’
18 Aug
2013
Written by Sam Allcock

UK Mortgages at ‘Most Affordable Level in 14 Years’ »

New figures indicate that mortgage rates are at their most affordable level since the late 1990s. On average, borrowers spend approximately 27 Read more…

Economists Express Concern Regarding US Interest Rates
12 Aug
2013
Written by Sam Allcock

Economists Express Concern Regarding US Interest Rates »

As the United States economy moves into a period of sensitive but steady recovery, economists are expressing their concerns about the low Read more…

Interest only mortgage loans subject of controversy »

Mortgages
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Recent statistics released by the FSA indicate that the housing market is really not faring as well as it appears to be on Read more…

Nationwide Cuts Personal Loan Rates to a UK Low of 6.2%
19 Oct
2011
Written by Sam Allcock

Nationwide Cuts Personal Loan Rates to a UK Low of 6.2% »

Banking
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Despite the recent onslaught of negative economic news, it seems that there may be some hopes for optimism for some UK citizens seeking Read more…

Low interest rates mortgages no longer a good deal
6 Oct
2011
Written by Sam Allcock

Low interest rates mortgages no longer a good deal »

Within the past year, fees associated with mortgages have risen by greater than 30% which is not such a great deal even in Read more…

Homebuyers Face Average Deposit of £66,000
17 Sep
2011
Written by Sam Allcock

Homebuyers Face Average Deposit of £66,000 »

Housing
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In recent months we have been hearing how difficult it is for first-time homebuyers to qualify for a mortgage due to the high Read more…

Low Interest Rates Hurting UK Savers
17 Sep
2011
Written by Sam Allcock

Low Interest Rates Hurting UK Savers »

Banking
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Since the interest rates were cut in mid 2008, borrowers in the UK have lost approximately £49bn, according to latest figures released by Read more…

How Interest Rates are Determined by the Bank of England
18 Aug
2011
Written by Sam Allcock

How Interest Rates are Determined by the Bank of England »

Banking
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In a recent post released by the BBC, an effort was made to describe just exactly how the Bank of England sets interest Read more…

Inflation Forecast to Fall Rapidly in 2012
10 Aug
2011
Written by Sam Allcock

Inflation Forecast to Fall Rapidly in 2012 »

Economy
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As economies struggle to stabilise around the world, the Bank of England released its quarterly Inflation Report which has a grim outlook for Read more…