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We are the champions

Mortgage Strategy was crowned Mortgage Publication of the Year at John Charcol’s annual awards ceremony in London last week.

This is the third award the magazine has won this year and John Charcol founder John Garfield (pictured right) was on hand to present it to MS editor Robyn Hall.

Voted for by John Charcol staff, this is the third time in a row MS has been named the industry’s top read.


Unfair Bank Charges

I have just fallen victim to an unfair charge !My cahoot personal loan was finally paid off, or so I thought, when I paid off the last part, around £200 that made me about 30p in credit. Foolishly I therefore canceled my direct debit and and requested they close my account.Yesterday evening I went to […]

BUDGET 2008: Darling’s speech to the House in full

Mr Deputy Speaker, the core purpose of this Budget is stability – now and in the future. And its core values are fairness and opportunity, founded on stability and strength. Mr Deputy Speaker, in every country in 2008, every government has one aim – to maintain stability through the world economic slowdown.Britain with its central […]

BUDGET 2008: Government debt breaks rules, Cameron claims

Government debt including its Northern Rock liabilities is 43.8% of GDP and breaks fiscal rules, Conservative leader David Cameron has claimed.Cameron also says the chancellor’s Budget shows there is a current account deficit in the UK of £72bn.He adds that the Budget shows the rate of growth of business investment in the UK has slumped […]

Platform added to Lendersonline

Platform has been added to the Lendersonline specialist sourcing system.Lendersonline says the system, which has an integrated Equifax credit search and gives instant credit searched quotes, has seen greatly increased usage since the liquidity crisis.Bill Thomson, managing director of Lendersonline, says: “We are delighted to add Platform to the system. Even with the recent exit […]


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