Monthly Archives June 2011

Mortgage Deals for a Limited Time Only!

I found it quite bizarre when in my inbox dropped an email with a limited 7 day offer on some mortgage rates from Abbey. It’s the kind of marketing I’d expect from a closing down furniture shop! A 7 day only offer on a mortgage product?! Is this the shape of things to come? Now what could the reason be for such a limited time offer…? Are Abbey a bit worried they’ll get mobbed with applications and struggle to handle the enquiries if they open the offer up for longer? Or do they only have access to a limited amount
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So much to do, so little time…

This is one of those ‘quick update’ posts. I haven’t written anything for a few weeks and I thought I ought to write something but I haven’t found the time (and perhaps the focus) to write anything meaty about one particular subject. Don’t get me wrong, I am well aware that plenty has been going on in the world. America’s recovery is slowing down, vehicle recovery firms in the UK are deathly quiet because people just aren’t out on the roads thanksĀ to fuel costs and high inflation (has anyone else noticed it seems much quiter on the roads? – and
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