Thank goodness I spoke to a mortgage broker – we’re £6,000 better off

Thank goodness I spoke to a mortgage broker – we’re £6,000 better off

Finance Planning News, Mortgages
Mortgages are difficult to compare and hard to get. Speaking to a mortgage broker can be the secret to finding the perfect deal - this family saved thousands of pounds. In the internet age, it may seem old-fashioned to go to a mortgage broker - not to mention paying them a fee as well. But when it comes to one of the most complex financial decisions you'll make, the advice of a professional can save you a lot of money in the long run. THIS FAMILY SAVED £6,000 “Thanks goodness I chatted to my mortgage broker, Richard Lucy from the Finance Planning Group, and took his advice,” says Salih Kuzubasoglu who is £6,000 better off after getting help to find a new deal in December.“I was on a two-year deal…
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Who’s afraid of the big bad rate rise?

Who’s afraid of the big bad rate rise?

Mortgages, News
Interest rate rise on the cards! Terrible news for homeowners! A whole generation of mortgage borrowers who have never seen a rate rise are in for a shock. When they can't afford it, spending will be slashed. The slowdown will get worse. The economy will tank! That, at least, is the scary story. And here's why it seems like it may be true. The US central bank, the Federal Reserve, raised official interest rates from their post-crisis low last month, the first rise in nearly a decade. Historically, the UK tends to follow close behind. And British households, with their record unsecured borrowing and sizeable mortgages, are more vulnerable to rate rises than they are over there. Creeping up Scare yourself even more with a superficial look at the data.…
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