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27th November 2013
Author: Tom Adams

Category: Savings News

21st November marked the 2nd anniversary of Savings ChampionSavings rates have almost halved in that time, while base rate remains the sameBut it’s lack of competition, not the base rate, which has driven interest rates down
27th November 2013
Author: Anna Bowes

Category: Savings News

Over recent weeks The Co-operative Group has been featured in the news a lot and much of it will raise concerns for its millions of customers.
12th November 2013
Author: Anna Bowes

Category: Savings News

The savings market is constantly changing, so how can you make sure you always have the best savings rates while ensuring your capital is protected?
16th October 2013
Author: Tom Adams

Category: Savings News

Recent months have seen some competition finally return to the savings market, albeit not for everyone. A few providers have been fighting it out to reach the top of the 5 year fixed rate ISA and bond best buy tables. This is, of course, good news but where is the competition to help those with other savings needs? Or those who simply don’t want to lock up their money for the longer term.
16th October 2013
Author: Anna Bowes

Category: Savings News

The recent announcement by the FCA that they will be conducting a market study into the £1trillion cash savings market is great news. So far the focus has been on teaser rates (or bonuses) and whether they should be allowed.
10th October 2013
Author: Tom Adams

Category: Savings News

With the new rules reducing the time it takes to switch your current account coming into force, savers could bolster the interest they can earn, in a high interest-paying current account, plus they may also have access to some exclusive savings accounts.