Renters pay £41,900 before buying their first property
February 19, 2014 – 10:29 am | One Comment

UK homeowners spend an average of £41,900 on rental payments before buying their first property, according to new research from Santander Mortgages.
On average, homeowners who rent prior to buying spend seven years as a tenant …

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Mental-health centric cover for students launched by Bupa
October 2, 2012 – 12:15 pm | No Comment
Mental-health centric cover for students launched by Bupa

The Bupa Student Health Expenses aims to help students stay healthy and manage health expenses.
The product has a particular focus on mental health and fitness as well as helping with everyday health costs.
Cost starts at …

PruProtect enhances Income Protection for NHS doctors
October 1, 2012 – 10:04 pm | No Comment
PruProtect enhances Income Protection for NHS doctors

PruProtect has enhanced its income protection cover for NHS doctors.
The cover aims to automatically change in line with the NHS sick pay structure.
Payments will automatically tie in with doctors’ NHS sick pay structure in a …

Weekly NHS news digest September 28, 2012
September 28, 2012 – 8:30 am | No Comment

Our weekly round up of stories affecting the NHS

Britons Ignore Symptoms of Serious Illness for Fear of Wasting GPs Time
Over half Britons ignore potentially serious symptoms in the hope that they will ‘simply go away’

CCG …

PruProtect extends offer to enhance life insurance
September 25, 2012 – 10:48 pm | No Comment
PruProtect extends offer to enhance life insurance

PruProtect is extending its cover booster offer, which gives customers taking out its life and serious illness plan an additional 30 per cent life cover free of charge for three years, until the end of …

10 year fixed rate mortgage launched at 4.58%
September 25, 2012 – 1:20 pm | No Comment
10 year fixed rate mortgage launched at 4.58%

Leeds Building Society has launched a ten-year fixed rate mortgage, available at 4.58%.
Available up to 75% LTV, the mutual is offering the 4.58% product to both purchase and remortgage customers.
The lender is also offering a …

Fixed rate mortgages reduced by Virgin Money
September 24, 2012 – 10:17 pm | No Comment
Fixed rate mortgages reduced by Virgin Money

Virgin Money will be reducing rates on its residential and buy-to-let mortgage range from tomorrow.
The rate on the two-year fixed mortgage for residential customers, up to 60 per cent LTV, will be available from 2.79 …

Weekly NHS news digest September 21, 2012
September 21, 2012 – 8:30 am | No Comment

Our weekly round up of stories affecting the NHS

More organisations are struggling financially within a generally healthy NHS, says report
NHS financial year 2011/12′ summarises the findings from the 2011/12 audit of primary care trust (PCT), …

Weekly NHS news digest September 14, 2012
September 14, 2012 – 8:33 am | No Comment

Our weekly round up of stories affecting the NHS

NHS data accuracy is getting better, but there is still room for improvement

Hospitals in England may be on brink of collapse
Doctors warn hospitals could be on brink …

100 days left for cheap life insurance
September 13, 2012 – 1:22 pm | No Comment
100 days left for cheap life insurance

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In 100 days, the world of insurance will change significantly due to new gender equality legislation from the European Court of Justice (ECJ).
On 21st December, new rules will come into play which prohibit insurers from …

Protection policies like critical illness cover on the increase in UK
September 12, 2012 – 3:19 pm | No Comment
Protection policies like critical illness cover on the increase in UK

There has been an increase in protection policies sold in the UK over the past year, according to new data from the FSA.
Between April 2011 and March 2012, purchases of policies like critical illness cover …