News & Guides

Shawbrook Bank is an innovative business, and we’re refining and introducing new products all the time. You’ll find all our latest news here, together with a number of helpful guides to financial matters.


Why online banks need to be transparent with customers when they apply for a wedding loan

Shawbrook Bank is committed to being transparent with our customers when it comes to wedding loans. When you apply for a wedding loan with us, you can get an instant quote without leaving a mark on your credit score.

Why transparency is needed for the personal loans industry

At Shawbrook, we promise to be transparent in an industry where consumers sometimes feel misled by low advertised APRs. Before you apply for a personal loan with us, you will find out your guaranteed personalised rate.

Being turned down for a loan, despite having good credit

Why do people sometimes get turned down for a Personal Loan, despite having a good credit score? We’ve tried to answer that question – find out why this happens and what you can do.

Using a loan to help finance your wedding

A Personal Loan from Shawbrook could help finance the expenses of a wedding. Whether you’re keeping things simple, or having a huge celebration, Shawbrook could help.

Home improvements that add value to your home

The right renovations and improvements can add value to your home. A personal loan could help towards financing your home improvement plans.

Driving a bargain

Looking to get the best deal on a used car? This guide will explain how you could get value for money, whether you’re buying private or from a reputable trader.