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The 10 biggest mortgage broker stories of the week – 13/07/2018

This week proc fee changes by two lenders hit the headlines, with Santander cutting its mi...

  • Jul 13, 2018
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DWP will exclude mortgage protection income from benefit calculations

The government has announced that income from an insurance policy specifically to cover mo...

  • Jul 11, 2018
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Ros Altmann appointed pensions minister

Ros Altmann has been named as the next pensions minister replacing Steve Webb.

  • May 11, 2015
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Ex-Treasury minister Hoban to exit politics

Ex-Treasury minister Mark Hoban is to quit parliament from May.

  • Jan 23, 2015
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Tax break proposed for insured workers

A leading insurer is urging the government to introduce a tax break for people who take ou...

  • Mar 13, 2014
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MAS staff cut by two thirds during year-long review

The Money Advice Service (MAS) has reduced its staff numbers by almost two thirds during a...

  • Jan 30, 2013
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It was great news when the Coalition decided to…

It was great news when the coalition government decided to look at what it could do to imp...

  • Jan 23, 2013
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MAS names DWP director as Hobman successor

The Money Advice Service (MAS) has hired Caroline Rookes as its new chief executive to suc...

  • Nov 23, 2012
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100 families claim enough housing benefit to fund £1m mortgages

At least 100 families are receiving enough housing benefit to fund a £1m mortgage each, a...

  • Feb 27, 2012
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Pay mortgage benefits to match borrower’s rate – CML

Lenders are urging the government to pay out Support for Mortgage Interest (SMI) to reflec...

  • Feb 02, 2012
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