Latest News

Virgin Money launches market-leading Cash Isas

Wednesday, 18 October 2017 | News

Virgin Money has launched a range of market-leading Cash Isas, which enable savers to earn up to 2.4% in interest if they’re willing to lock their cash away for up to five years.

Black Monday 30 years on – what have investors learnt?

Wednesday, 18 October 2017 | News

This week - 19 October to be exact - marks 30 years since “Black Monday”, the largest single stock market crash in living memory.

Savings update: Savers need to be quick to catch the top deals

Wednesday, 18 October 2017 | News

Savers need to be quick to catch the top deals – some are only on sale for a few days.

Borrowers in race to remortgage as interest rates start to rise

Wednesday, 18 October 2017 | News

The years since the financial crisis have been a boon for homeowners as mortgage rates have fallen to historic lows.

Scam watch: Consumers putting themselves at risk by giving away personal info

Tuesday, 17 October 2017 | News

Too many Brits are putting themselves at risk of fraud by giving out sensitive personal information.

State pension set to rise as inflation climbs to 3%

Tuesday, 17 October 2017 | News

Inflation has risen once again as consumers continue to battle against rising food and transport costs,...

Will a base rate rise spark a house price boom?

Tuesday, 17 October 2017 | News

Anticipation is growing ahead of a potential increase in the Bank of England base rate, but what are likely to be the consequences of the first rise since 2007?

First-time buyer slump recorded in London

Tuesday, 17 October 2017 | News

First-time buyers are abstaining from buying flats in London, according to new figures that reveal a massive slump in the capital’s property market.

One in five FTSE 100 pension schemes would struggle in a recession

Monday, 16 October 2017 | News

As many as one in five FTSE 100 companies would struggle to meet their commitments to their pension scheme during an economic downturn.

‘Round pounds’ cease to be legal tender but some retailers will still accept them – for now

Monday, 16 October 2017 | News

The old ‘round pound’ £1 coin ceased to be legal tender on Sunday 15 October, but some retailers and charities will still accept them for a short period.