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We have lift off!
Not only have we launched zero fees across our entire services, we’ve also flown our very own Heron ‘Home Sweet Home’ cross-stitch out to space to celebrate! Why not click on the video below and watch us take off? While this may be one small step for cross-stitch, this sure is one giant leap […]
Retirement can be a carnival with Heron
“Her name was RIO and she refinanced her plans”. Excuse us, we’re getting a little excited about one of the newest additions to the mortgage deal collection. Welcome the RIO, who could soon become your next good reason to dance on the sand. What exactly is a RIO when it’s at home? If […]
Fee free and on the go! 2020’s looking good with Heron
Remortgage on the go? Now you can with Heron We know how busy life gets. Often the only chance you get to sit down and do life admin is at work on a shared computer with Barbara from corporate breathing down your neck. Not ideal. Particularly when you need to take time off to go […]
Everything you need to know about Family Income Benefit all in one place
So what is it? Generally, with life insurance, your nearest and dearest will receive a lump sum pay out from your policy. But with Family Income Benefit the tax-free dosh lands in their account on a monthly basis. If you were the main breadwinner before you died, the policy could provide a supplementary income in […]
Get the inside scoop with Heron Financial
At Heron, we understand how daunting and confusing it can be securing a mortgage at the best of times. As a contractor, you might find the process even more unnerving given your specific financial situation. If you find yourself concerned about your lack of payslips and longing for the PAYE system, you needn’t worry. Whether […]
Reasons why you might need to review your life insurance policy and potentially save some cash.
Let’s face it, the life insurance chat isn’t one we look forward to, nor something we’re ever likely to want to discuss over a few glasses of wine with friends. It is, however, an important issue to address (up there with things like going to the dentist or dealing with your self assessment tax return). […]
The ins and outs of the remortgaging process and how it could save you some dough.
Why remortgage? If you find yourself in a pinch (let’s face it, who doesn’t?) and need to raise some extra cash, remortgaging can be a lifesaver. Alternatively, you may simply want to make changes to your current property or consolidate those pesky debts. Whether you want to save money, raise money or make changes to […]
The Facts, Myths, And How to Cover Yourself
Let’s start with the bad news. If your income stops due to injury or illness, your outgoings don’t. That’s just one of life’s cruel truths. The good news (phew) is that there’s an answer to this rather bleak reality. If you do happen to suffer a loss of earnings thanks to the aforementioned injury or […]
Our comprehensive guide to the Help to Buy process
As easy as 1, 2, buy? Help to Buy. It sounds easy enough, but we know what it’s like trying to decipher endless mortgage jargon and trawl through all the conflicting advice out there. It’s like trying to keep up with Theresa May’s baggage allowance. That’s why we’ve answered all your questions and broken it […]
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