Best current accounts: Top five bank accounts for switching with rewards

The New Year initially brought with it a handful of lucrative account switcher offers worth up to £175. Switching is something many of us put off, with a third of customers sticking with the same old bank we opened our first account with, despite bad service, hefty fees and little reward for our loyalty.  But … Read more

Best mortgage rates: Compare fixed rate and tracker rate mortgage deals

Lenders began to dip their toes back into low-deposit mortgage lending this month as the Government’s stamp duty cut gave the housing market a boost.  Nationwide, the UK’s largest building society, and fellow giant Coventry BS have said they will offer up to 90 per cent loan-to-value deals once more, after they and other lenders axed … Read more

Best stocks & shares Isas: Pick the best DIY investment platform

The rise of DIY investing has delivered a revolution in the way investors buy shares, investment trusts and funds – offering them huge savings through online brokers. It’s easy to invest in a stocks and shares Isa, self invested personal pension, or standard trading account online and start putting your money to work, without the … Read more