The costs of starting a business
Looking to launch your own business? This can be a fun and exciting time, so find out how you can fund your next business venture with our guide to start-up costs.Read More
Offset mortgages guide
Offset mortgages link with your savings to help reduce how much you owe. Find out how you could make your savings work harder for you.Read More
Negative equity and remortgaging
Negative equity can be a stressful situation for homeowners. Find out more if you’re thinking of remortgaging but worry about the impact of negative equity.Read More
Borrowing more on your mortgage
Remortgaging your property to borrow more money can be a way of financing large payments, such as home improvements. This is called additional mortgage borrowing.Read More
What you need to know before remortgaging
Property values, the market and people's personal circumstances change. In certain conditions, it may make sense to switch your mortgage, or your mortgage provider.Read More
What you need to know about releasing equity in your home
A popular choice amongst older homeowners needing help with funding their retirement, equity release products offer a way of getting access to money by sacrificing some of the stake held in your home.Read More
Secured loans vs unsecured loans
There are two main types of loan – secured and unsecured. Get to know the differences between both, and what it means for your loan agreement.Read More
How to fund your home improvements
Research shows that home modification is a worthwhile way to raise the asking price of your home without breaking the bank.Read More
Can I borrow money if I'm retired?
If you need to borrow money and are retired, there are options available. Find out more about the different types of loans for retired homeowners and your eligibility.Read More
Does moving house affect my secured loan?
Moving house may affect the terms of any secured loan that you have against your home. Find out everything you need to know about moving to a new house and paying off your secured loan.Read More
How does inflation affect interest rates?
When you are searching for a loan, the interest rates offered shape your total cost of borrowing. Discover how inflation affects these interest rates and what the Bank of England base rate means to you.Read More
How does a business loan work?
Planning your professional next step may require a funding plan. Find out more about business loans, and how they work.Read More
Can I buy a car with a loan?
Thinking of buying a car but unsure whether you can get a loan for the purchase? Find out more about the best option before you buy.Read More
How much could you borrow?
Find out what financial factors could be affecting the amount of money you’re able to borrow when applying for a loan.Read More
Borrowing with a guarantor
Could borrowing with a guarantor improve your chances of approval? Find out more about borrowing with a guarantor and how it affects your application and borrowing.Read More
Am I eligible for a loan - Loan eligibility explained
How do you know if you’re eligible for a loan? Find out more about how to judge and improve your chances for a loan before you apply.Read More
Do payday loans affect my credit history?
Find out more about payday loans and how they may impact your credit history, along with tips on improving your credit score.Read More
How do lenders decide to give you a loan
Lenders take a good look at your credit rating and history to decide whether you’re suitable for a loan. Find out what goes into their examinations and how you stand the best chance of getting a loan.Read More
Loans vs Credit Cards
Loans and credit cards offer two different options for you to borrow money, but which is more suitable for your situation?Read More
Best time to remortgage your home
Remortgaging your home can save you a lot of money. However, getting the timing right is important to prevent fees and charges.Read More
The best ways to finance a new car
Whether you’re looking at buying brand new or just want a second hand run-around, buying a car is a big decision. It’s important to understand what your options are, so you can find the best deal to suit you.Read More
Why 2017 should be the year you remortgage
With interest rates low, financial uncertainty ahead and savings to be had, there’s never been a better time to re-mortgageRead More
Debt: Lets talk about it
Debt can be difficult to talk about, but don’t struggle in silence. Our Let’s Talk About It report shows how our money worries can affect our lives.Read More
Commercial mortgages: a primer
Securing a commercial mortgage may be the business move you’re planning next, but is it the right move, right now?Read More
Thinking of Remortgaging your Home?
If your current mortgage deal is coming to an end, it may be time to start thinking about remortgaging your home. Here’s what you need to know when remortgaging.Read More
5 reasons remortgaging might save money
Your mortgage is likely to be your most expensive financial commitment, using funds you could spend elsewhere. Find out more about the common reasons to remortgage and if it can save you money.Read More
How will a mortgage interest rate rise affect me?
The Bank of England base rate has been at an all-time low of 0.1% for over a year, so a rise in interest rates is expected soon. Our guide reveals how you can prepare for a change in current mortgage interest rates.Read More
Personal Finance Myths
In the world of personal finance, it can be hard to separate fact from fiction. We debunk five personal finance myths to give you better clarity.Read More
Mr & Mrs F
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Top 5 Value Adding Home Improvements
With house prices once again on the rise, and new properties becoming increasingly scarce, more people are choosing to enhance their current home. But which home improvements will add the most to your property value – and how can you finance them?Read More
Energy-saving home improvements
Beat the energy price rise with some of these energy-saving home improvements to protect your budget...
Offset mortgages guide
Offset mortgages link with your savings to help reduce how much you owe. Find out how you could make...
How to calculate Loan-to-Value
We talk you through the ins and outs of loan-to-value (LTV), including what it means and how to calc...
How to improve your credit rating
Improving your credit rating while struggling with debt problems can be difficult, but it isn’t impo...
Effective Money-Saving Techniques
Taking care of your money doesn’t have to be taxing. We look at five simple techniques to save your ...
Mortgage Jargon Buster & Glossary
If you’re looking for a way to cut through the jargon, our summary of common mortgage terminology ca...