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The best UK savings rates this week

23rd May 2024

Each week the Moneyfactscompare.co.uk content team round up and discuss the very best savings rates available in the UK. Compare and apply today.

Over 1,500 savings accounts now beat inflation amid a sharp fall in CPI.

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Moneyfacts pick of the week

23rd May 2024

The Moneyfacts Pick of the Week showcases the best of the latest products or rate changes to hit the consumer finance market.

This week's selection includes a recently relaunched notice savings account and a new two-year fixed mortgage rate from Leeds BS.

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More choice for eco-conscious savers

22nd May 2024

The number of 'green' savings accounts has risen by more than 25% in the past 12 months, but the green credentials of these accounts can vary.

The number of 'green' savings accounts has risen by more than 25% in the past 12 months.

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UK inflation falls to a near three-year low of 2.3%

22nd May 2024

Despite the significant drop, figures are higher than economists expected, casting doubt over an imminent cut to interest rates.

Despite the significant drop, figures are higher than economists expected, casting doubt over an imminent cut to interest rates.

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The best UK residential mortgage rates this week

22nd May 2024

Each week the Moneyfactscompare.co.uk content team round up the very best mortgage rates available in the UK. Compare and apply today.

As the average property price increases, many of the leading mortgage rates remain the same this week.

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The best cash ISA rates this week

21st May 2024

Each week the Moneyfactscompare.co.uk content team round up and discuss the very best ISA rates available in the UK. Compare and apply today.

Market leading rates remain stable despite easy access average ISA rates falling.

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Fixed bonds and ISAs fall month-on-month

20th May 2024

Average rates on fixed bonds and ISAs fell in the month to May while easy access and notice rates remained more stable.

Average rates on fixed bonds and ISAs fell in the month to May while easy access and notice rates remained more stable.

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Introducing the Moneyfactscompare.co.uk Awards!

15th May 2024

As of 2025, the Moneyfacts Consumer Awards will be renamed the Moneyfactscompare.co.uk Awards.

As of 2025, the Moneyfacts Consumer Awards will be renamed the Moneyfactscompare.co.uk Awards.

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The best UK residential mortgage rates this week

22nd May 2024

Each week the Moneyfactscompare.co.uk content team round up the very best mortgage rates available in the UK. Compare and apply today.

As the average property price increases, many of the leading mortgage rates remain the same this week.

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Bank of England increases interest rates to near 15-year high

11th May 2023

This is the 12th consecutive rise to the base rate since December 2021.

This is the 12th consecutive rise to the base rate since December 2021.

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Could an air source heat pump help combat the rising cost of living?

29th April 2022

In an attempt to combat the rising cost of living, homeowners are increasingly looking for ways to lower their energy costs – and one option that’s growing in popularity is installing an air source heat pump. But could it be worth considering?

Homeowners are increasingly looking for ways to lower their energy costs – one option that’s growing in popularity is installing an air source heat pump.

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UK economy contracts in March as consumers face surging inflation

12th May 2022

Britain’s GDP contracted by 0.1% in March, according to data released by the Office for National Statistics (ONS) today. “The March decline highlights the pressure the economy is now coming under from the cost of living squeeze and the danger of it falling into outright recession later this year,” said Rupert Thompson, Investment Strategist at Kingswood. The services sector, which includes contributions from education, arts and entertainment, and food service among others, fell 0.2% last month and was the main contributor to this decline.

Britain’s GDP contracted by 0.1% in March, according to data released by the Office for National Statistics (ONS) today.

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Coronation of King Charles III: What’s changed between 1953 and 2023?

5th May 2023

With King Charles III to be crowned at Westminster Abbey this Saturday, we take a look at what’s happened in the 70 years since the last coronation.

With King Charles III to be crowned at Westminster Abbey this Saturday, we take a look at what’s happened in the 70 years since the last coronation.

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The best cash ISA rates this week

21st May 2024

Each week the Moneyfactscompare.co.uk content team round up and discuss the very best ISA rates available in the UK. Compare and apply today.

Market leading rates remain stable despite easy access average ISA rates falling.

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The best UK savings rates this week

23rd May 2024

Each week the Moneyfactscompare.co.uk content team round up and discuss the very best savings rates available in the UK. Compare and apply today.

Over 1,500 savings accounts now beat inflation amid a sharp fall in CPI.

Read More
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Moneyfacts pick of the week

23rd May 2024

The Moneyfacts Pick of the Week showcases the best of the latest products or rate changes to hit the consumer finance market.

This week's selection includes a recently relaunched notice savings account and a new two-year fixed mortgage rate from Leeds BS.

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