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Channel 4 and Barclays ask young people to decide how to spend £100,000 to make a real difference

Channel 4 Education, in partnership with high street bank Barclays, is launching ‘The Stake’ – a competition that provides young people in the UK with the chance to decide how £100k of real money is spent. The Stake will inspire young people to use their business and enterprising skills to win a slice of £100,000 prize pot to support community or business ideas that will make a difference.

Barclays signs major agreements with Aviva and Legal & General

Barclays has today signed arrangements with Aviva and Legal & General to provide innovative industry-leading life and general insurance products for its UK Retail customers. These new arrangements will deliver improved choice and accessibility, as well as competitively priced products to new and existing customers.

Homeowners reduce spending but ignore biggest monthly outgoing

  • 58 per cent of homeowners have never changed their mortgage outside of moving house
  • But with homeowners spending over 16 years in each home, years of potential mortgage savings are going to waste
  • Barclays urges homeowners to take action; its current rates could save homeowners £346m over next two years