Archive for March, 2009

Secured Loan for Two: The Benefits of a Joint Ownership Mortgage

Posted in Banking, Mortgages & Property on Tuesday, March 31st, 2009 at 16:08 by Martyn Shaw.


The good news is that falling house prices have made it possible for many people who never dreamed of owning their own home to think seriously about the option. Unfortunately, the bad news is more stringent lending policies have made it more difficult to obtain a secured loan or mortgage.

Financial Products to Avoid In These Difficult Times

Posted in Credit Cards, General, Insurance, Money Saving on Tuesday, March 31st, 2009 at 15:44 by Martyn Shaw.


Everyone is seeking to cut household spending while still maintaining a decent standard of living. With many families facing financial hardship, it should come as no surprise that making wise choices is absolutely necessary in order to stay afloat. Unfortunately, some financial products are less likely to be helpful these days.