Articles tagged "savings"

  • Savings tin
    Last updated: 18/11/2014 - 12:30
    News by Sylvia Morris

    Rates on easy-access accounts continue to fall, as both Virgin and Skipton cut the rates they offer new savers last week.

  • Poppies
    Last updated: 12/11/2014 - 11:24
    News by Sylvia Morris

    Banks and building societies continue to cut rates on both fixed rate bonds and easy access accounts. But some providers are coming out with top deals to replace them.

  • Percent blocks
    Last updated: 13/11/2014 - 12:45
    News by Michael Trudeau

    Providence Bonds, UK subsidiary of the international factoring business Providence Global, has launched its first 'mini-bond', which promises to pay 8.25% for four years.

  • Pound coins down
    Last updated: 04/11/2014 - 12:55
    News by Sylvia Morris

    Fixed-rate deals continue to fall, as banks and building societies close accounts to new savers and replace them with poorer deals.

  • Pound coins
    Last updated: 28/10/2014 - 16:31
    News by Sylvia Morris

    Savers hoping to grab the best-buy National Counties Building Society 1.9% before tax (1.52% after tax) on balances over £10,000 fixed until June next year have been left disappointed after the deal was pulled after being on sale for just three days.

  • Pound coins
    Last updated: 21/10/2014 - 13:33
    News by Sylvia Morris

    Some banks and building societies have been edging up rates for new savers. BM Savings has raised the rate on its easy-access Online Extra to a top 1.6% before tax.

  • Pound notes
    Last updated: 15/10/2014 - 16:21
    News by Rob Goodman

    More than one million bank customers switched current accounts in the first 12 months of the new switching service, figures have revealed.

  • Safe
    Last updated: 14/10/2014 - 13:48
    Article by Laura Whitcombe

    Perhaps you'd like your bank manager to offer more perks and a personal service? Then see if you can afford premier banking.

  • Savings jar
    Last updated: 14/10/2014 - 13:16
    News by Sylvia Morris

    In just a few weeks' time, savers age 65 and over will have a chance to fix their money over one and three years at top rates.

  • Pound coins
    Last updated: 07/10/2014 - 15:59
    News by Sylvia Morris

    Banks and building societies continue to chop and change rates for savers.