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Conference for credit industry

Callcredit is to host a one-day conference for credit industry leaders to address the future of the UK economy, the consumer lending industry and consumer behaviour. The ‘Predicting the Future’ conference will take place at the Marriott Forest of Arden Hotel & Conference Centre on November 1.


Only 57% back Conservative Right to Buy scheme

Just 57% of Mortgage Strategy Online readers think the Conservatives’ revamped Right to Buy scheme is a vote winner. This is despite a recent poll showing the Conservatives to be finally making headway and ahead of Labour. This week Mortgage Strategy asks: “Would you advise a first-time buyer to take out a ‘death bed’ mortgage?”

Keeping pace with medical advances

It would be reassuring to know that within the next 10 years we’ll be able to scan, screen or test for the most debilitating illnesses quickly, followed by swift, effective treatment. And when you look at the medical advances of the past couple of months it’s easy to believe that anything is possible.

Dear Delia

Dear Delia: In common with other mortgage brokers I have been following the debate surrounding payment protection products with interest. Is there a mortgage payment protection product that I can recommend and be secure in the knowledge that I am offering best advice?


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