The millennial generation may have a reputation for valuing flexibility but this doesn’t mean they have a more relaxed attitude to money management than their parents, according to research by first direct.
3 Nov 2016Press Release
first direct has increased its personal loan limit from £25,000 to £50,000 to meet the total borrowing needs of more customers. Available to existing customers via telephone or internet banking...
13 Oct 2016Press Release
first direct has cut rates across selected two and five year fixed rate mortgages, giving homebuyers a wider choice of mortgage products to suit different financial needs. The revised mortgage range, which is available from today (4 October 2016)...
4 Oct 2016Press Release
first direct has been voted the UK’s best brand for customer experience in 2016, according to the respected KPMG Nunwood UK Customer Experience Excellence Centre Analysis. Based on interviews with over 10,000 UK consumers, more than 280 brands were evaluated, across 11 different sectors.
22 Sep 2016Press Release
Despite there being an app for almost every part of our daily lives, we are still a nation of ‘talkers’, according to new research by first direct, the UK’s most recommended bank. The poll...
14 Sep 2016Press Release
first direct has cut the rates across its award-winning mortgage range by up to 0.51%, giving homebuyers an even greater choice of products to suit different financial needs. The revised mortgage range...
22 Jul 2016Press Release
first direct will be the main sponsor at Leeds LGBT Pride’s Tenth Anniversary Celebration and join in this amazing celebration in its home city of Leeds and beyond. Tracy Garrad, CEO of first direct, commented: “At first direct we believe doing your own thing is a good thing.
22 Jul 2016Press Release
Wherever you hang your hat may be your home, but how old will you be before you buy your ‘forever home’? According to new research by first direct, the most commonly stated age is 40. With the average age of first-time buyers now 30*...
11 Jul 2016Press Release
first direct has cut rates across its award winning two and five year fixed rate mortgage range, giving homebuyers a wider choice of mortgage products to suit different financial needs. The revised mortgage range, which is available from today (Friday 1 July 2016)...
1 Jul 2016Press Release
first direct has been recognised as the UK’s Banking Brand of the Year for an incredible third year in a row at the highly regarded Which? Awards. Which? is the largest consumer body in the UK, and the Awards were launched in 2007 to celebrate and reward companies and individuals that consistently get it right for consumers.
27 May 2016Press Release