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Just five big mortgage lenders commit to cutting their SVRs after base rate drop

Mortgage providers appear reluctant to commit to reducing their standard variable rate following the base rate cut

4 August 2016

Santander slashes savings rates amid ongoing 123 speculation

Rates on two different Santander products have been cut this week as customers continue to wonder if more are to come

3 August 2016

Negative interest rates for personal banking customers unlikely despite warning to commercial clients

The prospect of personal customers receiving negative interest rates is unlikely, despite a warning to business clients

26 July 2016

Bank of England holds base rate at 0.5%

The Bank of England has held the base rate at 0.5% – despite predictions it would cut it

14 July 2016

Regulator and EU blame each other over 'mortgage prisoner' rules

The EU and the UK regulator have failed to sort out

14 December 2015

Millions of Barclaycard and Lloyds credit card customers face higher interest rates

Barclaycard and Lloyds' credit card customers will have their interest rates linked to the Bank of England base rate

20 November 2015

Government to sell Northern Rock mortgages: what it means for you

Around 125,000 mortgage and loans customers of Northern Rock will be transferred to Cerberus or TSB Bank

13 November 2015

Bag a cheap mortgage deal now, despite interest rate rise delay

Interest rates may not rise until 2017, but mortgage borrowers should still consider securing a cheaper deal now

9 November 2015

QuickQuid and Pounds to Pocket to refund £1.7m to 4,000 payday loan borrowers

CashEuroNet UK LLC, trading as QuickQuid and Pounds to Pocket, lent some customers more than they could afford to repay

4 November 2015

Erudio customer? Here's what you need to know about paying off your loan

Worried former graduates with Erudio loans have raised questions about when it's wiped and the impact on credit files

21 October 2015