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13 Oct 2021

Half of UK backs green tax on polluting products while two thirds call for compulsory labelling

  • New Consumer Insight Panel research shows widespread support for sustainable spending
  • 47 per cent of people back ‘green tax’ on damaging products, rising to 54% of Gen Z
  • More than two thirds support mandatory environmental labelling for all products
  • Dealing with climate change a bigger priority than economic growth, poll highlights

13 Oct 2021

TMW cuts selected rates by up to 0.50%

On Thursday 14 October, The Mortgage Works (TMW) is reducing selected buy to let rates by up to 0.50%.

07 Oct 2021

Nationwide launches its new community support van

Nationwide is touring the UK in a specially kitted-out van that will give those not used to banking online a helping hand at a time digital transactions continue to soar.

06 Oct 2021

'Gold standard' support for landlords aimed at helping improve rental standards across UK

  • Nationwide launches The Landlord Works – a new platform offering support for all UK landlords
  • Free online resource addresses the needs of landlords to help them manage properties and finances
  • Introduction of The Landlord Works aims to further improve health of the private rented sector
  • Aimed at fostering better landlords everywhere as 23% of private tenants live in ‘non-decent’ homes1
  • Complements The Mortgage Works, which continues to offer competitive buy-to-let mortgages

04 Oct 2021

Nationwide become first major lender to support 95% LTV new-build lending through the Deposit Unlock scheme

Nationwide today becomes the first major lender signed up to Deposit Unlock – a mortgage indemnity scheme which supports 95% Loan to Value (LTV) lending on newbuild properties for both first-time buyers and second steppers up to the value of £750,000.

01 Oct 2021

Nationwide’s Oakfield Development Scoops Coveted Housing Design Award As It Puts Community At Heart

Nationwide Building Society’s Oakfield development in Swindon - one of the UK’s largest energy-efficient housing projects - has landed a prestigious housing award in recognition of its community-centric design.

28 Sep 2021

Nationwide cuts mortgage rates for first-time buyers and home movers

  • Rates on selected mortgages reduced by up to 0.17% from Wednesday 29 September
  • Selected shared equity mortgage rates also reduced by up to 0.35%
  • New rates ensure Society remains highly competitive for all types of borrowers

27 Sep 2021

Nationwide announces new service to give members enhanced scam protection

  • New Scam Checker service allows members to check a payment they may be worried about 
  • Promise to refund those who go on to be scammed after being given the green light 
  • Analysis suggests 65% of scams could be identified and stopped by speaking to someone first 
  • Society campaigns for improved Online Safety Bill and enhanced code to protect scam victims

24 Sep 2021

Nationwide launches its new Community Support Van

Nationwide is touring the UK in a specially kitted-out van that will give those not used to banking online a helping hand at a time digital transactions continue to soar.  

24 Sep 2021

Mule regret it: Cash-strapped students an easy target for fraudsters as one in three willing to take a gamble with money

  • Money worries make third of students consider opportunity to make easy money, even if suspicious
  • Nearly a third of students would allow someone else to use their account/transfer money for them
  • Two thirds of students don’t know what a money mule is (vs UK average: 56%)
  • Only half of students would tell the police if approached to be a money mule

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