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Nationwide: Video Banking to Generate 200 Jobs

Nationwide is planning to bring in a video banking facility, called the ‘Now’ system, designed to reignite banking in branch. This scheme is set to create around 200 new jobs up and down the country.

9 Mar 2015 Read More

Smart Meters Project at Risk

The ‘Energy and Climate Change Committee’ have warned that the project to put energy saving smart meters in every household in the UK is at risk of falling apart.

9 Mar 2015 Read More

6.1 Million To Miss Out on Full State Pension

A recent study has stated that around 6.1 million people could fail to obtain the full amount stipulated in the state pension because they haven’t paid into it for the required amount of years.

6 Mar 2015 Read More

Halifax: House Prices Fall in February 0.3%

Halifax have reported a fall of 0.3% in house prices in February meaning that the average house price in Britain is currently at £192,372. This is the first drop in house prices since October 2014 and is a month after the 1.9% rise seen in January.

6 Mar 2015 Read More

Barclays Set Aside £750m for Foreign Exchange Fines

Barclays have announced that they have set aside a further £750 million in order to settle the bill concerning the foreign exchange rigging scandal meaning the total cost will come to nearly £1.3 billion.

5 Mar 2015 Read More

First Time Buyers Finding Their Feet in Property Market

The number of first time buyers relying on the Bank of Mum and Dad for support has dropped significantly according to new research released today.

5 Mar 2015 Read More

Newcastle puts the ‘I’ back into ISA with launch of CustomISA

Newcastle Building Society introduced the innovative MaximISA facility six years ago, but given recent increases to allowances, changes in savings habits and customer feedback, the Society has re-launched the facility under the new name of CustomISA.

5 Mar 2015 Read More

PPI Bill £24.4bn for Banks

The consumer group ‘Which?’ has said that the cost of mis-selling PPI has now amounted to £24.4bn for the top five largest banks in Britain. In recent days, a number of banks have exposed the fact that they have implemented extensions for dealing with various claims for compensation.

4 Mar 2015 Read More

Average Household Income at Pre-Crisis Levels

According to the Institute for Fiscal Studies, the inflation adjusted or real average household income has now returned to the level it was at before economic crisis.

4 Mar 2015 Read More

A Million Savers Advised To Register To Avoid Tax

A million people are being advised to register so that they don’t lose any money to tax on their savings interest.

4 Mar 2015 Read More

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