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Free education resources to help with home schooling launched by Young Money and the BSA

Young Money and the BSA have today launched a set of financial education materials for children, parents and carers to use while schools are closed.

  • Date: 17 April 2020
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Lenders to give three month mortgage offer extension

To help home movers impacted by Covid-19, mortgage providers will give customers who have exchanged contracts the option to extend their mortgage offer for up to three months to enable them to move at a later date.

  • Date: 26 March 2020
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BSA Conference 2020 postponed

It is with deep regret that we have made the decision to postpone the BSA Conference.

  • Date: 26 March 2020
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Statement on Access

Banks, building societies, the Post Office and credit unions are working closely with the FCA, the Prudential Regulation Authority and HM Treasury to maintain branch access for essential services (such as counter services or supporting a bereavement), balancing the needs of their customers with the safety and welfare of staff.   

  • Date: 26 March 2020
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Banking and Finance industry pledges support for customers

The banking and finance industry remains committed to supporting all customers who are impacted directly or indirectly by COVID-19 and has announced a series of measures to help them during this time.

  • Date: 21 March 2020
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COVID-19: Protect yourself from fraud

Criminals use exceptional circumstances like the current COVID-19 situation as a chance to pose as employees of a genuine organisation, such as building society / bank staff and police officers and target you for fraud scams.

  • Date: 19 March 2020
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Mortgage Lenders announce further support for homeowners and landlords

Further to the Chancellor’s announcement regarding the mortgage industry’s support for homeowners who are experiencing financial issues due to COVID-19, lenders representing banks, building societies and other specialist lenders have come together to announce additional support for homeowners and residential landlords. 

  • Date: 18 March 2020
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BSA position on coronavirus

The latest BSA position on COVID-19 (coronavirus) 

  • Date: 18 March 2020
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BSA responds to 2020 budget

Today Chancellor Rishi Sunak delivered his 2020 budget. The BSA comments...

  • Date: 11 March 2020
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House price expectations rise significantly, BSA Property Tracker reveals

Released today, the BSA Property Tracker survey results reveal that:

  • House price expectations have picked up significantly, now 40% think prices will rise
  • Housing market sentiment is in positive territory for first time in three years
  • Both housing market optimists and pessimists cite UK’s EU withdrawal for their stance
  • COVID-19 currently a relatively minor concern for those pessimistic towards the market

  • Date: 11 March 2020
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