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.


Being turned down for a loan, despite having good credit

A good credit rating is key to being approved for a loan, but some people can be turned down despite having one - find out why this happens and what you can do.

Understanding savings

Most of us like the idea of having a little nest egg put away, whether it’s for a rainy day or something a bit more fun, like a new car or a holiday. But with so many accounts and providers out there, where do you start?

Home improvements that add value to your home

Do you want to increase the value of your home? Find out more about the most valuable home improvements and their costs with our handy guide here.

Using a loan to help finance your wedding

Looking for a wedding loan to help finance your big day? Find out more on how a personal loan could help you cover the costs, with our wedding loan guide.

Driving a bargain

When you’re buying a used car, it pays to be prepared. A little research and a cool, calm approach can make all the difference. Follow our guide to ensure you get value-for-money, on the forecourt or at the roadside.