Nationwide Building Society

Type: Company
Name: Nationwide Building Society
First reported 13 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 3 reports

Bank staff failure on savings advice

BANK AND building society staff are giving “inexcusably” bad information about how much of their customers’ money would be protected if the provider were to go bust, an investigation has found.Researchers from consumer group Which? posed as new customers ... [Published Crossgates Today - 9 hours ago]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 2 reports

Home improvements 'add value'

Home owners could boost the value of their property by more than £37,000 by converting the loft or by almost £20,000 by adding an extra bedroom, according to research.Nationwide Building Society estimated the potential for people to add extra value to ... [Published Jersey Evening Post - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

Have you caught the spring DIY bug?

With spring weather brightening our spirits and the long Easter break imminent it looks as if consumers are being bitten by the DIY bug.Enquiries about loans for carrying out home improvements are up 50% compared with January and February, according to ... [Published Moneyfacts.co.uk - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

Mobile payments: the new way to pay

Now that we’re all getting used to online banking, the banks have come up with another way to make payments – sending money via people's mobile phone numbers.This could be really handy for smaller payments – if you've borrowed a fiver off a work colleague ... [Published Good Housekeeping UK - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

10 top inflation-busting savings accounts

Over 150 savings accounts will now beat inflation, following a dip in inflation from 1.7% to 1.6% in March 2014.The 0.1 percentage point fall in the Consumer Prices Index (CPI) means that basic-rate taxpayers now need to find a savings account paying ... [Published Yahoo! UK and Ireland - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

Nationwide transforms to hybrid HR

Nationwide Building Society is to combine cloud-based HR services with traditional on-premises software, as part of a three-year programme to re-engineer its HR technology.The mutual, which has 17,000 employees, plans to expand the capabilities of its ... [Published Recruitment Buzz - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

Nationwide offers link service

Comments (0)NATIONWIDE Building Society in Bideford has introduced a new service, giving its customers access to mortgage advice six days a week.Customers can "meet" a mortgage consultant through a high definition video link. The consultants, based at ... [Published North Devon Journal - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

Harlesden & Park Royal: Home-buyers drawn by transport connections

The news from Nationwide building society that house prices in Brent rose more sharply last year than anywhere else in the country was particularly welcome in Harlesden.Not only because local homeowners are enjoying escalated equity in their properties, ... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

London house prices soar by 17.7% in just one year

London house prices shot up by almost double the value of London salaries over the past year, official figures have showed. The Office for National Statistics said average prices in the capital soared by 17.7 per cent to £458,000 in the year to February. ... [Published The Independent - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

Nationwide Building Society will deploy remote bankers who will do your mortgage interview on screen 400 miles away

Britain's biggest building society is deploying remote bankers who’ll give face-to-face advice over a computer screen from hundreds of miles away.Nationwide Building Society has put high-tech terminals in branches that will connect homebuyers with a mortgage ... [Published This Is Money - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

A fifth of landlords have had disputes with tenants

Research from AA Home Membership reveals that 22 per cent of landlords have had a dispute with a tenant. Disputes were overwhelmingly related to the state of the property, with more than half caused by property damage. Four out of ten were caused by tenants ... [Published The Independent - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 3 reports

The RAF is recognised for leading the way when it comes to women...

Comments (0)The Royal Air Force has been recognised as leading the way on inclusion and progression of women in the workplace by winning the Nationwide Inspiring the Workforce of the Future Award.The service won the accolade at the Opportunity Now Excellence ... [Published Lincolnshire Echo - Apr 14 2014]

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"In the event of a collapse, this bad advice could cost people many thousands of pounds from their life savings. We hope this is a wake-up call to the banks that they need to improve staff training."
"The BBA will work together with the banks to look at the concerns raised in this survey to help make sure that customers are given consistent and accurate information on FSCS protection."
Yorkshire Bank said: "We do understand account Terms and Conditions are written in a more legal manner, which is why they are just one of the ways you can find out about your account. Helping customers understand how they can best run their accounts is very important to us, and we are actively working on how we can dodo it better."

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Bank staff failure on savings advice [Published Crossgates Today - 9 hours ago]
Banks misleading customers over money protectio... [Published Morning Star Online - 12 hours ago]
Banks in dock for poor advice about savings cover [Published The Scotsman - 13 hours ago]
Bank staff lack compensation info [Published BT.com - 13 hours ago]
Is this 38,000-word insurance policy a record f... [Published Telegraph - Apr 18 2014]
Conman who fleeced retired council worker of hi... [Published Manchester Evening News - Apr 18 2014]
Home improvements 'add value' [Published Jersey Evening Post - Apr 18 2014]
Adding loft conversion boosts home value by a f... [Published Telegraph - Apr 17 2014]
Have you caught the spring DIY bug? [Published Moneyfacts.co.uk - Apr 17 2014]
Real estate investment in ‘down and out’ areas ... [Published Overseas Property Professional - Apr 17 2014]
Convenience is King - Launch of Paym [Published Bobsguide - Apr 17 2014]
10 top inflation-busting savings accounts [Published Yahoo! UK and Ireland - Apr 17 2014]
Polar Capital Global : Interim Management State... [Published Investegate - Apr 17 2014]
Nationwide transforms to hybrid HR [Published Recruitment Buzz - Apr 17 2014]
Nationwide offers link service [Published North Devon Journal - Apr 17 2014]
Harlesden & Park Royal: Home-buyers drawn by tr... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Apr 17 2014]
Mobile payments: the new way to pay [Published Good Housekeeping UK - Apr 16 2014]
Nationwide completes video consultation roll-out [Published Computer Weekly - Apr 16 2014]
Nationwide offers remote interviews to cut wait... [Published Which4U.co.uk - Apr 16 2014]
Paym back on pay day [Published Bobsguide - Apr 16 2014]
10 top inflation-busting savings accounts [Published Moneywise Magazine - Apr 16 2014]
STANDARD LIFE : Peacock takes over from Gillies... [Published 4 Traders - Apr 16 2014]
In the papers: Starbucks to re-locate HQ to UK ... [Published Proactiveinvestors United Kingdom RSS feed - Apr 16 2014]
Wednesday Papers: EU adopts landmark banking re... [Published Citywire - Apr 16 2014]
Peacock takes over from Gillies on Standard Lif... [Published Herald Scotland - Apr 16 2014]
Nationwide Building Society will deploy remote ... [Published This Is Money - Apr 16 2014]
Leading Conveyancing Firm contributes to Survey... [Published Today's Conveyancer - Apr 15 2014]
London house prices soar by 17.7% in just one year [Published The Independent - Apr 15 2014]
Research shows Insurers still struggling with m... [Published InsurancePeople - Apr 15 2014]
A fifth of landlords have had disputes with ten... [Published The Independent - Apr 15 2014]
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Diversity Champion Nationwide Makes Top 50 Empl... [Published Marketwire - Breaking News Releases - Apr 08 2014]
LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM--(Marketwired - April 8, 2014) - Nationwide Building Society - where seven in ten employees and two thirds of managers are women - has been recognised for growing female talent after being named in The Times Top 50 Employers ...
BOE’s Bailey: Stress Tests Will Look at Housing... [Published WSJ.com: Real Time Economics - Mar 31 2014]
An upcoming health check of British banks will test whether lenders can withstand a collapse of the housing market, a senior Bank of England official said Monday, amid concern the U.K. may be at risk of experiencing a new real-estate bubble. Andrew ...
Exceptional response at opening evenings leads ... [Published CisionWire - English - Mar 24 2014]
UTC Swindon will be giving students and parents the opportunity to discover what the Engineering College has to offer during two open evenings; these come after phenomenal attendances the open evenings have received so far in 2014. The open evenings are ...
The Co-op Group is not just another business – ... [Published Comment is free | guardian.co.uk - Mar 11 2014]
Former Co-op chief Euan Sutherland took on a mutual and tried to turn it into a plc. But its ethical banking and member ownership is part of its DNA It's an unedifying experience when a man with a salary package of £3.6m throws a tantrum and the ...
JK Rowling Voted UK's Most Inspirational Woman ... [Published Marketwire - Breaking News Releases - Mar 10 2014]
LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM--(Marketwired - March 10, 2014) - In a poll commissioned by Nationwide Building Society to mark International Women's Day , Harry Potter author JK Rowling has been voted the UK's most inspirational woman who works. Other inspirational ...
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