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  Australia, USA and Canada the least affordable Poland is the most affordable destination for British students hoping to study abroad, according to research from HSBC. With over 20,000 students spending a semester or year abroad on an Erasmus (or similar programme)*...


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The long-term impact of the global economic downturn will be felt for many decades to come, as almost half (41%) of UK workers stopped or reduced their retirement savings during the economic downturn, according to a new report by HSBC. Despite recent signs of recovery, people’s retirement saving has been, and continues to be...


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HSBC credit cards are now available to those without an HSBC current account. New and existing customers can apply for a credit card on HSBC’s website. The card features its best ever balance transfer offer, launched in early December, which is a 34-month interest-free period on balance transfers. Andy Mielczarek...


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HSBC is offering unbeatable mortgage rates1 on the high street for new and existing customers. It will match any on-sale mortgage rate on the high street with a booking fee of up to £1,499. HSBC, which has been named ‘Best High Street Mortgage Provider’2 pledges that interest on its range of 70%...


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Over two thirds of first direct and over 40% of HSBC customers who received overdraft text alerts¹ have avoided fees by crediting their account the same day, following the introduction of a new overdraft charging structure last month.  Changes to overdrafts include simplified charges and text alerts if customers spend over their limit...


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Families hoping to be frugal this Christmas can enjoy the festive day for just over £100.  This may be worth thinking about if you feel the same as the one in ten UK consumers* who say they are still paying off their Christmas bill weeks (11%) or even months (10%) later. According to research by HSBC, using basic and budget ranges...


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HSBC has responded to growing demand from customers seeking a fixed rate mortgage by offering its lowest ever five-year fixed rate of 2.48%. From Monday 1 December 2014, borrowers with a 40% deposit or equity can secure the rate for a fee of £999. This offering is the latest in a series of market-leading products from HSBC, including its 0.99% two...


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HSBC has been announced as Corporate Supporter of the Year for their work with Tomorrow’s People, a national employment charity that helps those facing the biggest barriers to employment to get and break the cycle of unemployment. They received the award at a ceremony held at the Jumeirah Carlton Hotel in Knightsbridge on Thursday 27 November.


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68% of mortgage borrowers (3 million) on an SVR could remortgage to a lower rate Typical borrower on an average SVR of 4.99% could save over £3,000 in interest in the first year Almost 400,000 mortgage holders are trapped in their current deal Analysis by HSBC reveals that 4.3 million mortgage borrowers, representing 39%[1] of the total mortgage market...


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UK one of the top destinations to find long term love, but doesn’t rank highly as an overall expat destination British expats that head abroad favour Australia, Canada and New Zealand Love is in the air for expats who move to the United Kingdom, as half (50%) say they’ve found long term love since relocating...


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