Posts Tagged ‘interest rates’

How does the rise in interest rates affect you?

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How does the rise in interest rates affect you? It came as a surprise to many when The Bank of England decided to increase the base rate from 0.2% to 0.5% after over a decade of no rises at all taking place. The rise in interest rates is something that we are all aware of…

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THE CONSEQUENCES OF ULTRA-LOW INTEREST RATES

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Following the latest Bank Of England Monetary Policy Committee Meeting rates remained, as expected, at 0.5%. The consensus is that in early 2016 we may see a rise to 0.75% with small increases occurring regularly. Bell & Company are not the only ones focusing their attention on the issue of Interest Rate changes. Hamish McRae…

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