Monday, December 19, 2011
According to new research from Barclaycard, when it comes to buying Christmas gifts, 15 percent of Brits will feel ‘most panicked’ on December 20th as they search for last minute presents for their friends and family.
Tuesday, December 13, 2011
According to Barclays, their figures indicate that £46.9 billion will be spent this month. This equates to £17,540 worth of sales every second, which marks a four percent increase from December of last year.
Wednesday, November 30, 2011
According to American Express Platinum Cashback Credit Card, many people manage their finances in order to purchase food and drink for Christmas Day, and to buy presents for their nearest and dearest. However, the company’s research has uncovered that unexpected, expensive ‘hidden extras’ may come as a surprise during the course of the next couple of months.
Tuesday, November 29, 2011
According to Nationwide, there was a 0.4 percent rise in UK property prices in November. As a result, the annual rate of growth now reportedly stands at 1.6 percent – up from 0.8 percent in October. It has been revealed that a typical home is now priced at £165,798.
Wednesday, November 23, 2011
According to Sainsbury’s Finance, interviews with a random sample of 2004 adults have revealed that the equivalent of 1.9 million people are intending to take out new credit cards in the next year due to the expiration of the interest free period on their balance transfers. An additional 867,000 people are also reportedly planning on taking out new credit cards because the interest free period on their purchases has expired.