Seven tips for choosing the right savings account

Seven tips for choosing the right savings account

The Bank of England (BoE) interest rate rise made a splash in the headlines last year. However, the subsequent announcement that inflation continues to increase, and has since hit a six-year high, is one of the biggest causes for concern for savers. As a result of the rate rise, many banks and building societies have […]

The effects of inflation – and how to combat the latest rise

The effects of inflation – and how to combat the latest rise

November 2017 saw inflation hit 3.1%; the highest it has been since 2012, as reported through the Consumer Price Index (CPI). As 2018 gets underway, thousands of households will be feeling the squeeze and looking for ways to combat the shrinking value of their income or capital. What is inflation? According to the Office of […]