From Tuesday 27 February, Santander UK is increasing the maximum loan-to-value (LTV) available on New Build houses and flats to 95%, meaning that aspiring homeowners only need a 5% deposit to make their homeownership dreams a reality.
Santander’s ‘Break The Spell’ team prevented customers from handing over £5.2 million to scammers last year, bringing the total amount saved to £13.7 million since launching in 2021. Today’s figures come as the bank warns customers to be guarded against Valentine’s Day scams.
Santander has today launched the Santander Edge credit card which offers up to £15 in cashback a month, with customers earning 2% cashback on all purchases for the first year and 1% after that. Customers will also benefit from fee-free spending when using their card abroad.
With many workers benefitting from a pay-packet boost this month as a result of the NI cuts, data from Santander shows how putting some, or all of this extra cash towards mortgage overpayments could save homeowners thousands over the life of their mortgage.
Santander UK has been accepted as a member of The Aldersgate Group, a politically impartial, multi-stakeholder alliance championing a prosperous, net zero emissions, environmentally sustainable economy.
Santander UK has today urged people to be vigilant against fraud over the festive period, as the bank’s data shows customers made claims for nearly £75,000 (£74,591) lost to Authorised Push Payment scams over Christmas week last year.
Santander UK has today launched an adult education programme to equip people from age 18 onwards with digital, sustainability and professional growth skills that will set them up for the jobs of the future.
Santander UK has today launched a new savings account, the Limited Access Saver, which combines the benefits of immediate access while also rewarding customers with a higher interest rate for limiting their withdrawals.