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.

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Home and garden DIY ideas to help pass the time

Spending more time at home and want to keep busy? Read our round-up on easy home and garden improvement ideas and be inspired to make a change.
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How to protect your finances and stay safe online

Find out how to stay safe online - today and always - in our comprehensive guide. Learn how to shop safely, protect your personal information and much more.
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The ultimate guide to financing your next home improvement

Financing your next home improvement is a big deal. Here you’ll find everything you need to know before making this big commitment.
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How to get a loan

From buying a car to funding a wedding, helping to pay off an outstanding debt, or making improvements to your home – personal loans can help pay for those essential investments that life often throws our way.
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Personal Loan Terminology Glossary

Find a clear A-Z of concise loan terminology definitions in our glossary. Convert jargon into meaningful explanations right here.
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The wedding costs every bride-to-be should be aware of

Recently engaged or planning your wedding? A wedding day can be a big expense. We've highlighted a few bride-specific elements you might want to think about when you’re creating your budget.
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Wedding costs every groom-to-be should be aware of

Being aware of wedding costs can help you plan and budget carefully for your big day. By managing your wedding costs effectively, it should help to prevent any unexpected surprises along the way.
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What could getting engaged mean for your finances

There are a lot of things to consider before proposing. When it comes to getting married, it’s not just the wedding which can come at a cost. Getting engaged can be pricey too.
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The ultimate guide to financing a used car

We’ve whittled it down to the 5 most common ways to finance a used car. Learn some of the pros and cons of each today with our ultimate guide to financing a used car.
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The Ultimate Guide to Debt Consolidation

Debt consolidation is a way in which you can combine some or all of your debts into one single monthly payment.
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The ultimate guide to financing your wedding

Getting married can be a costly affair when you start to add everything up. Our ultimate guide is the perfect place to find out not just the different types of costs you might be confronted with – but also the different options you could explore to help you pay for the big day.
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How much does a new kitchen cost?

Maybe your cooker’s on the blink again or that cupboard door just won’t shut properly. Or perhaps you want to compare the cost of moving house to the cost of a brand new kitchen renovation? Either way, if you think it’s time for the upgrade you’ve always talked about, you’ll probably want to know what costs are likely to be included.