Articles by Adam Williams

Lifetime Isa market bolstered by OneFamily launch

Wednesday, 07 February 2018 | News

The Lifetime Isa (Lisa) market has expanded with the arrival of a new provider, OneFamily.

Savers urged to cash in on Help to Buy Isa transfer loophole

Thursday, 01 February 2018 | News

Help to Buy Isa customers who wish to transfer their cash into a Lifetime Isa (Lisa) have one month left to ensure their transfer goes ahead in this tax year and they maximise their government bonus.

Thousands face hardship as mortgage benefit scheme set to close

Wednesday, 31 January 2018 | News

Thousands of households who receive government support to help them pay their mortgages are facing hardship as a benefit scheme closes in April, with few people yet to sign up for its replacement.

Lenders must act to help struggling interest-only mortgage borrowers, regulator warns

Tuesday, 30 January 2018 | News

Mortgage lenders must do more to help customers with interest-only loans, the financial regulator has said after a review into the sector outlined poor practice and a lack of engagement with struggling borrowers.

Virgin Money unveils table-topping easy access Isa

Monday, 29 January 2018 | News

Virgin Money has launched a market-leading easy access Cash Isa, paying 1.21% to savers.

Zopa re-opens platform to new investors

Monday, 29 January 2018 | News

Peer-to-peer (P2P) lender Zopa has re-opened its platform to new investors, although a four-week waiting period remains in place for those signing up from today.

Co-op launches into travel insurance market

Tuesday, 30 April 2019 | News

Co-op Insurance has launched into the travel insurance market, targeting customers who are unable to pay large costs up front when they make a claim.

Online tool launched to help borrowers fight mortgage inertia

Friday, 26 January 2018 | News

Online mortgage broker Trussle has launched a new market monitoring tool, which alerts mortgage customers when they could save money by switching to a better deal.

M&S Bank targets first-time buyers as it debuts mortgage range

Friday, 26 January 2018 | News

M&S Bank has launched its first range of mortgage products, with a particular focus on the first-time buyer market.

iPhone and Samsung phones lose £20 in value a month - is it time to sell your handset?

Tuesday, 30 April 2019 | News

How much is the phone in your pocket worth? Probably not as much as you paid for it.