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Mortgage applications could go to HMRC

A new fraud prevention scheme could see more mortgage applications go to HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) for double-checking.

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Demand for borrowing still subdued, say banks

Businesses and individuals are continuing to adopt a cautious approach to borrowing, the British Bankers’ Association (BBA) has said.

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Savers still battling effects of inflation

The rising cost of living means that most savers are finding it a struggle to outpace the effects of inflation.

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New bonus rates for SAYE share option schemes

HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) has announced changes to the bonus rates paid on Save As You Earn share option schemes.

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Pensions show increasing deficit

The overall shape of the UK’s final salary pension schemes took a turn for the worse last month.

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Increase in junior ISA savings limit

The Government has raised the maximum amount that parents can invest in the new junior ISA savings account.

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Employers offered guidance on new pension regulations

The Pensions Regulator has issued guidelines for employers on how to deal with the upcoming new mandatory, auto-enrolment workplace pension scheme.

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Savers need extra protection when buying personal pensions

People should be safeguarded against advice that directs them towards personal pension schemes that involve higher commission charges.

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Landlords benefit from boom in rental demand

Landlords seem set to take advantage of a glut in people looking to rent rather than to buy property.

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Raise interest rates to protect savings, Bank urged

A campaign group has written to the Bank of England calling on its rate-setting Monetary Policy Committee to raise the cost of borrowing.

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