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Pink exclusive

Pink Home Loans has launched a shared exclusive buy-to-let lifetime tracker product funded by BM Solutions. The product offers a rate of 4.89% for the life of the mortgage and rental payment is calculated on an interest-only basis.


PFS offers guidance in lifetime mortgages

The Personal Finance Society, the UKs largest professional body for financial advisers, is next month rolling out its fourth quarters regional meeting programme across the country. The workshop sessions will focus on the issues surrounding advising on lifetime mortgages, a topic that is rarely out of the headlines these days.The workshops are being held from […]

Pensioners claiming Council Tax benefits to get help

A three-page form to help pensioners claiming help with Council Tax has been launched by James Plaskitt, minister for benefits, today. Plaskitt says the new form is part of the government’s commitment to making sure that extra money gets to the people who need it most. Speaking at the IRRV conference in Manchester, Mr Plaskitt […]

Wesleyan picks MTE as sourcing system

Wesleyan Financial Services has selected Mortgage Brain and the Mortgage Trading Exchange as its exclusive mortgage sourcing, point-of-sale and electronic trading solutions provider. The partnership sees Wesleyan exclusively using Mortgage Brain and the MTE to support its 233 financial consultants. Sam Porter, head of sales operations at Wesleyan, says: “We are pleased to have selected […]

Same sex couples not discriminated by Paymentcare PPI

Paymentcare has ended the inequality suffered by same sex couples by offering an addition to its Payment Protection Insurance policies that pay out for carer cover when a partner requires full time care due to illness.All Paymentcares policies offer carer cover and hospitalisation as an extra benefit at no extra cost for couples that live […]

'Feeling the Squeeze'

Royal London carried out a UK wide survey with 2,500 consumers age 35-44 over the summer. The survey found that over a third, 34 per cent, said their finances felt Squeezed and so were struggling to meet day-to-day expenses, despite 87 per cent being aware that they need to save more. However, the survey did […]


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