Deputy prime minister Nick Clegg has unveiled plans to allow individuals to use sizable pension pots as a guarantee to help their children raise a deposit to buy their first home. The plans are currently being investigated by the Department for Work and Pensions and the Treasury and would allow parents to use up to […]
Royal Bank of Scotland, Virgin Money, Nationwide Building Society and Barclays have all ruled out linking mortgage procuration fees to case quality following Lloyds Banking Group’s admission that it is considering this approach.
LV= will switch to gender neutral rates on 1 December in an effort to deal with pipeline cases ahead of gender neutral pricing. The provider will underwrite an application based on medical information provided and offer customers a pre-gender premium as long as the application is received by 1 December. If further medical evidence is […]
Star Letter Pension projection stance shows why providers are simply years away from returning to normality I read with great interest your star letter in the September 17 issue and the letter which followed regarding the service provided by lenders at present. I can only concur with the comments made by both individuals and recount […]
The Pensions and Benefits UK Conference takes place this week, where Jelf will have a stand.
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