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08 Aug 2022

Building of a scam: Rogue traders and email hack scams the perfect partners in crime

  • More than half of people have had a knock on their door offering to do work on their homes
  • 18% received an email invoice for work but 35% don’t know fraudsters can intercept messages
  • One in five have had email hacked, while nearly a quarter (24%) have been victim of email hacks
  • 21% have authorised a payment that has been flagged as suspicious by bank or building society
  • Nationwide’s Scam Checker Service allows members to check a payment before making it

02 Aug 2022

Nationwide increases maximum mortgage for those borrowing up to 90 per cent Loan-to-Value

  • New maximum loans up to £5m available from 3 August across standard five-year product range
  • Maximum loan-to-income increased to 5.5x for high earners on house purchase applications

02 Aug 2022

Robbing Peter To Pay Fuel: Brits Cutting Back On Food And Entertainment To Keep Cars On The Road

  • Households cutting back as ability to shop around for cheaper fuel is limited, Nationwide poll shows
  • Despite reducing spending, many are having to use savings and credit cards to pay for fuel
  • More than eight in ten people are more worried about their finances than they were a year ago
  • Nationwide launches dedicated cost-of-living hotline to help members struggling financially

01 Aug 2022

Nationwide relaunches student current account with £100 cashback plus £10 given to Shelter per account opened

  • £100 cashback available for limited time to students opening FlexStudent from 1 August
  • £10 to be given to housing charity Shelter for every student account opened from today
  • Account continues to offer students interest-free, fee-free overdrafts of up to £3,000
  • Students will continue to move to Society’s FlexGraduate account after finishing university

25 Jul 2022

Nationwide invests in unique rent-to-own fintech to help first-time buyers during cost of living squeeze

  • Kettel Homes enables first-time buyers to live in the home they want to own while they build up their deposit, strengthen credit and increase affordability
  • Price of the property is locked in at the outset so tenants have a clear route to home ownership
  • Forms part of Nationwide’s efforts to create solutions for those in poverty by funding start-ups
  • Incubator Programme launched alongside a £2.5m investment in the Fair by Design fund

25 Jul 2022

The Great British Cutback: Consumers start to slash spending to combat rising cost of living

  • Nationwide Spending Report shows drop across essential and non-essential expenditure and transactions
  • Nearly all non-essential categories fall in June with biggest drops in gardening, gambling and subscriptions
  • Spending on fuel and electric vehicle charging only ‘essentials’ category to see a spending increase in June
  • Spending Report suggests households feeling the pinch and comes as Nationwide launches new hotline

22 Jul 2022

Nationwide increases the rate on Triple Access Online Saver to a highly competitive 1.50%

  • Rate on latest issue of 1 Year Triple Access Online Saver increased for new and existing members
  • Society also launching new issue of 1 Year Triple Access Online ISA paying highly competitive 1.35%
  • Nationwide is also increasing rates on one and two year fixed rate products

22 Jul 2022

Two thirds of Brits can't change a tyre as nation gears up for a summer of road trips

  • Almost half of brits (47%) will be driving to their holiday destinations this year.
  • 68% can’t change a tyre, 44% can’t top up water and 42% can’t replenish oil or windscreen washer
  • 32% of drivers have broken down, facing average cost £206 for those without cover
  • FlexPlus provides many benefits, including AA Breakdown cover for the UK and Europe

20 Jul 2022

Nationwide Appoints Lovell As New Oakfield Partner As Work On EPC-A Rated Community To Restart In August

  • Building Society announces resumption of work on sustainable housing project in Swindon
  • Lovell Partnerships Ltd will deliver remaining construction work on 239-home development
  • Subcontractors returning to site throughout August with homes on sale later this year
  • Lovell will replace previous construction partner, Mi-space, following their administration
  • Oakfield set to be one of Britain’s largest off-gas housing developments

14 Jul 2022

Results of AGM and Board changes

The results of the voting at Nationwide Building Society's Annual General Meeting (AGM) held today, Thursday 14 July 2022, at Nationwide House, Pipers Way, Swindon, SN38 1NW are detailed below.

10 Jul 2022

Nationwide extends cost-of-living support for members

  • All frontline colleagues will receive cost-of-living training to support and guide members
  • Cost-of-living freephone hotline introduced so that those struggling can access support quickly
  • Experts in branches to respond and reach out to members face-to-face, by phone and video
  • Support will include financial wellbeing reviews and guidance from money experts and charities

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