P227 CEEFAX 227 Sun 16 Sep 19:31/10   1/4     FOCTS SOCIETIES JOIN BATTLE FOR SAVINGS What could become a bitter battle for savers' cash has been opened by the country's leading building societies. The Leeds Permanent put the spanner in the bigger societies' works by apeing some of its smaller competitors and launching an instant access account paying 9.25pc net of basic rate tax. Similar rates have since been announced by a number of other leading societies, although differing in each case in the details. Books Page 228
P227 CEEFAX 227 Sun 16 Sep 19:42/11 some of its smaller competitors and launching an instant access accound ——xhng .25pc net of basic rate pax. Similar rates have since been announced by a number of other leading societies, although differing in each casd in the details. Books Page 228
P227 CEEFAX 227 Sun 16 Sep 19:00/00   2/4     FO DS SOCIETIES JOIN BATTLE FOR SAVINGS The Leeds' Liquid Gold account, which pays 9.25pc (equivalent to 13.21pc for a basic rate taxpcxfr), offers instant withdrawal without any pfnalty. A minimum deposit of £500 is required,
P227 CEEFAX 227 Sun 16 Sep 19:01/30 The Norwich pays a little more, 9.50pc on a milHmum of £2,000; bul the sMaller Wessex and Morfhngton societias ——q 9.2pc and 9.1pc without lhnimum limits. Books Page 228
P227 CEEFAX 227 Sun 16 Sep 19:00/04 SOCIETIES JOIN BATTLE FOR SAVINGS The eeds' Liquid Gold account, which ——xs 9.25pc (equivalent to 13.21pc for a basic rate taxpaydr), offers instant withdrawal without any penalty A minimum deposit of £100 is required, putting this account on the same footing as the Bolton Building Society's ddmand account T—e Norwich pays a littld more, 9.!0—c, on a minimum of £2,000; but the smaller 'fssex and Mornington societies ——y 9.2pc and 9.1pc without minimum lImits Books Page 228
P227 CEEFAX 227 Sun 16 Sep 19:12/44 putting this account on the same footing as the Bolton Building Society's demand account. The Norwich pays a little more, 9.50pc, on a minimum of £2,000; but the smaller Wessex and Mornington societies pay 9.2pc and 9.1pc without minimum limits. Books Page 228
P227 CEEFAX 227 Sun 16 Sep 19:01/31   2/4      SOCIETIES @OIN BATTLE FOR SAVINGS The Leeds' Liquid Gold account, which pays 9.25pc equivalent to 13 21pc for a basic rate daxp!xdr), offers instant withdrawal without any pdnalty. A minimum deposit of £500 is reqaHred, putting thIs accound on thd c—ld footing as the Bolton Building Society's demand account.
P227 CEEFAX 227 Sun 16 Sep 19:00/00   2/4     FOCUS SOCIETIES JOIN BATTLE FOR SAVINGS The Leeds' Liquid Gold account, which pays 9.25pc (equivalent to 13.21pc for a basic rate taxpayer), offers instant withdrawal without any penalty. A minimum deposit of £500 is required, putting this account on the same footing as the Bolton Building Society's demand account. The Norwich pays a little more, 9.50pc, on a minimum of £2,000; but the smaller Wessex and Mornington societies pay 9.2pc and 9.1pc without minimum limits. Books Page 228
P227 CEEFAX 227 Sun 16 Sep 19:31/10   3/4     FOCUS SOCIETIES JOIN BATTLE FOR SAVINGS The other major societies, which like the Leeds pay only 7.75pc on their common-or-garden share (or paid-up share) accounts, demand a minimum of seven days' notice if similar rates are to be had. The Abbey National offers 9.05pc on its Cheque-Save chequebook account, given a minimum balance of £2,500. The Nationwide's Capital Bond pays 9.80pc (2.05pc over the ordinary share rate) over a three-year term. Minimum investment is £500; while 90 day's notice of withdrawal is required.
P227 CEEFAX 227 Sun 16 Sep 19:40/12   3/4     FOC S SOCIETIES JOIN BATTLE FOR SAVINGS The other major societies, which like the Leeds pay only 7.75pc on their common-or-gardfn share (or paid-up share) accounts, demand a minimum of seven days' notice if similar rates are to be had. The Abbey National offers 9.05pc on its Cheque-Save chequebook account, given a minimum balance of £2,500.
P227 CEEFAX 227 Sun 16 Sep 19:40/13 The Nationwide's Capital Bond pays 9.80pc (2.05pc over the ordinary share rate) over a three-year term. Minimum investment is £500; while 90 day's notice of withdrawal is requiredN
P227 CEEFAX 227 Sun 16 Sep 19:00/01 Abbey Nat 9.28 £100 Halifax 8.75 9.00 9.25 £100 £500 £500 Leeds Perm 9.25 £100 Nationwide 9.30 9.55 9.80 £200 £200 £500 Norwich 9.50 £500
P227 CEEFAX 227 Sun 16 Sep 19:00/00   4/4     FOCUS HOG SO H@TIES LINE UP:  Notice reqd/ Nil 7 28 90 min deposit:
P227 CEEFAX 227 Sun 16 Sep 19:11/30   4/4     FOCTS HOg SOCIETIES LINE UP:  Notice reqd/ Nil 7 28 90 min deposit: Abbey Nat 9.28 £100 Halifax 8.75 9.00 9.25 £500 £500 £500 Leeds Perm 9.25 £500 Nationwide 9.30 9.55 9.80 £200 £200 £500 Norwich 9.50 £500