2008 August news archive
Parents 'would buy house' to secure favoured school
Uni-towns 'house boom'
New energy scheme announced
Energy firm launches windfarm appeal
Houses prices fall
Abbey to introduce new mortgages
Leeds Building Society unveils new mortgage
Lender reduces mortgage rates
Era of cheap energy 'is over'
Price increase decisions 'not made lightly'
Consumers urged to shop around for insurance
Borrowers plan mortgage overpayments
Nationwide to make mortgage changes
Consumers 'blame government for energy costs'
Losing luggage 'can be an expensive nightmare'
Energy supplier announces price increases
Britannia reduces mortgage rates
Research highlights hiding places for valuables
Mortgage lending 'up from previous month'
Abbey announces further rate cuts
Rising energy prices 'a huge issue'
Over 2.5m homes 'damaged by children'
Energy supplier unveils biomass power station plans
Holidaymakers 'must check luggage is covered'
Cheshire Building Society reduces rates
Study considers the UK's greenest workers
Specialist wedding cover 'can be useful to those getting married abroad'
Expert outlines holiday home insurance needs
Scottish government 'to buy public sector electricity'
Skipton launches new mortgages
Energy disconnection rates 'appalling'
Drink driving 'can affect insurance premiums'
Yorkshire Building Society unveils new mortgages
Borrowers 'set to shop around' for best rates
Tracker mortgages 'may be best for certain borrowers'
Energy 'to push inflation higher'
Extending home insurance 'a good idea'
Energy company to demolish landmark
Gross lending falls
Abbey cuts mortgage rates
UK energy consumers 'not subsidising French counterparts'
Car insurance costs increase
Energy supplier gets green light for windfarm
Research highlights 'pensions confusion'
Sydney Opera House 'a modern wonder of the world'
Study highlights small-scale wind potential
People 'should not delay pension saving'
Nationwide reduces mortgage rates
Over-50s 'changing lifestyles to meet energy costs'
Abbey reduces mortgage rates
Yorkshire Bank introduces new mortgages
People 'cutting back on pensions'
Lenders announce rate cuts
Energy efficiency body given funding
Homeowners warned over keys
FSB reveals 'deep concern' over energy prices
Energy supplier 'has support for Kingsnorth proposals'
Energy supplier's price increases 'audacious'
Legal & General introduces new pension
Young motorists 'considering electric cars'