Category Archives: Mortgages

Land Rover to create 1,000 jobs in the West Midlands

At long last some good news on the job front from prestigious British brands. Jaguar and Land Rover are showing the way forward with employment and export’s. http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-birmingham-12983188 These companies…

Northern Rock pays £13m bonuses despite £232m loss

This really has got to be the biggest insult to the British tax payer, and anyone in the conninglib coalition that has a conscience. http://bit.ly/hW8HNP How can a bank that…

Qatar ‘interested’ in investing in RBS and Lloyds

Qatar ‘interested’ in investing in RBS and Lloyds This could be good news for the account holders of these banks. The royal family of Qatar already have a stake in…

Lloyds sets aside £500m to compensate customers for mortgage ‘confusion

At  last we see a bank ready to give back some of the money it stole from there customers, this has been a long time coming, and for some it…

Rail ticket price hike hits commuters

Rail ticket price hike hits commuters Once again the British public is being made to pay for the negligence of companies once state owned, and privatized with generous tax payers…

Plans to end Cheques Criticised by Banks

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-11972334 Plans to phase out cheques from 2018 have faced renewed criticism. Conservative MP Andrew Tyrie, chairman of the Treasury select committee, said the banks’ approach had been “high-handed” and…

UK Household Finances still Stretched

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-11979894 UK households are still struggling financially, a survey has suggested. The annual poll of almost 2,000 homes for the Bank of England found more than half struggled to meet…

Housing market being stifled

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-11983859 What a difference a few years make. I’m talking about mortgages for first time buyers; a few years ago they were throwing them at first time buyers, now it’s…