So, here’s a question. When was the last time you checked your insurance policies? Now that we have you wondering, try to remember who your beneficiaries are. Are they still relevant in your life?(more…)
It’s good news for older borrowers as homeowners in their 80s now have more choice than ever when it comes to getting a mortgage.(more…)
We’ve welcomed 2019, and while it’s difficult to predict how the year will affect your mortgage, we’re here to provide some helpful pointers on what you can do to ensure you’re in the best possible financial situation for 2019.(more…)
With Christmas less than 20 days away, we wanted to take this opportunity to wish all our wonderful clients a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.
On Wednesday 7th November, we celebrated Stress Awareness Day to raise awareness surrounding the importance of self-care and our well-being. And while moving home is supposed to be one of the happiest experiences of our lives, there’s no lie that it comes with a huge amount of stress. According to recent research, 1 in 4 homeowners, experience stress during the mortgage process, and more specifically, during the mortgage application.
While it’s not as simple as telling somebody ‘remain positive’, we’re here to advise you on how to take the stress out of the mortgage process.
Life insurance isn’t the easiest topic to get your head around at the best of times – but it’s an important part of financial planning and protecting our loved ones. It would be easy to fail to take out life insurance due to the misconceptions surrounding cost, eligibility and process. But we are here to clear the fog and debunk the common life insurance myths that you may have heard.
Buying a home and your first home at that is an extremely exciting yet daunting experience. Purchasing a home is a huge financial investment that requires preparation and planning. In this blog, we are going to highlight 3 common errors most first-time buyers make when they hit the property market.
There’s been much hustle and bustle in the financial world recently – you may have heard about The Bank of England raising the base rate from 0.5% to 0.75% earlier this month – only the second rise the UK has seen in over a decade.
Have you ever asked yourself, what does a mortgage broker do that I can’t? You know what you’re looking for, right? So, why should you pay for their services when you’ve got other costs to think about including moving costs, a mortgage and so on? Well here’s why…
We wish we could predict the future, but we can’t. No one knows what’s looming around the corner. One day, you may be in work and the next your company may fall into administration. Unexpected situations like this may leave you struggling to keep up with your mortgage repayments and make ends meet. But one way to stay on the straight and narrow is by taking out Income Protection insurance. (more…)