Buying a house is the biggest financial decision most people make. Unless you are buying with cash, a mortgage is unavoidable. Picking the right one is crucial to ensuring it's not also unnecessarily expensive.
Tim Bennett rounds up this week’s personal finance news, including the reality behind the rising housing-market figures, and how to avoid getting fleeced on rental car charges.
Thanks to the increasing complexity of mortagage products, it's getting harder to work out where the best deals are. James McKeigue reports.
A shocking percentage of interest-only mortgage holders have no repayment plan in place. Fortunately for them, says Merryn Somerset Webb, the government has rigged the game.