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    • MSE Rosie
    • By MSE Rosie 19th May 17, 10:02 AM
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    MSE News: Car giant Ford gears up to launch market-leading regular savings
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    • 19th May 17, 10:02 AM
    MSE News: Car giant Ford gears up to launch market-leading regular savings 19th May 17 at 10:02 AM
    New savings provider Ford Money, owned by the US car manufacturer, is turning its focus to regular savings, offering two market-leading accounts paying a fixed 4% AER interest for a year....
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    'Car giant Ford gears up to launch market-leading regular savings'

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    • coastline
    • By coastline 19th May 17, 10:13 AM
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    coastline
    • #2
    • 19th May 17, 10:13 AM
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    • 19th May 17, 10:13 AM
    Maybe regular savers will Focus their efforts on this..
    • C J
    • By C J 19th May 17, 10:17 AM
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    C J
    • #3
    • 19th May 17, 10:17 AM
    • #3
    • 19th May 17, 10:17 AM
    Do you need an Escort to help you open the account?
    An ever-shifting labyrinth of chiaroscuro
    • BananaRepublic
    • By BananaRepublic 19th May 17, 10:18 AM
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    • #4
    • 19th May 17, 10:18 AM
    • #4
    • 19th May 17, 10:18 AM
    Let's organise a Fiesta to celebrate.
    • SnowMan
    • By SnowMan 19th May 17, 10:21 AM
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    • #5
    • 19th May 17, 10:21 AM
    • #5
    • 19th May 17, 10:21 AM
    Presumably you can have any sort of account as long as you are 'in the black'? (apologies)
    I came, I saw, I melted
    • C J
    • By C J 19th May 17, 10:22 AM
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    • #6
    • 19th May 17, 10:22 AM
    • #6
    • 19th May 17, 10:22 AM
    How Capri-cious of you!
    An ever-shifting labyrinth of chiaroscuro
    • tripled
    • By tripled 19th May 17, 10:42 AM
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    tripled
    • #7
    • 19th May 17, 10:42 AM
    • #7
    • 19th May 17, 10:42 AM
    It's good, but not the best rate in the Galaxy
    • Pincher
    • By Pincher 19th May 17, 10:44 AM
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    • #8
    • 19th May 17, 10:44 AM
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    • 19th May 17, 10:44 AM
    Stayed Focused, class, or it's Probe-ing time.
    What happens if you push this button?
    • Hattie625
    • By Hattie625 19th May 17, 10:48 AM
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    • #9
    • 19th May 17, 10:48 AM
    • #9
    • 19th May 17, 10:48 AM
    These accounts will be Popular
    • talexuser
    • By talexuser 19th May 17, 10:51 AM
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    talexuser
    Just be careful when they reduce their teaser rate you don't Ka-Ka your pants.
    • jamei305
    • By jamei305 19th May 17, 10:53 AM
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    jamei305
    I reckon quite a few people will transit to these accounts from their existing providers, despite the total amount of interest payable not being enough for a holiday to Cortina.
    • kidmugsy
    • By kidmugsy 19th May 17, 11:06 AM
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    kidmugsy
    £250 p.m. is not exactly supercharged. But it's better than a slap in the face with a wet Allegro.
    • Malthusian
    • By Malthusian 19th May 17, 11:29 AM
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    Malthusian
    Despite the conditions it's still an Edsellent rate of interest.
    • Hattie625
    • By Hattie625 19th May 17, 11:36 AM
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    Hattie625
    Are these accounts only available to residents of east Anglia?
    • footyguy
    • By footyguy 19th May 17, 12:16 PM
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    footyguy
    I reckon this will suit some people down to a T

    But they Mustang around until next week to take advantage
    • PaulMTC
    • By PaulMTC 19th May 17, 12:21 PM
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    PaulMTC
    With that sort of rate you would be able to afford nice stuff like Lamb Or Gin I would have thought.
    • Chickereeeee
    • By Chickereeeee 19th May 17, 1:29 PM
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    Chickereeeee
    I think the money will be held in the tax-free haven of Grenada.

    They will give you a free Pinto if you stop there in Transit.
    • Ken68
    • By Ken68 19th May 17, 1:59 PM
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    Ken68
    Could be dodgy.
    • Rich2808
    • By Rich2808 19th May 17, 4:31 PM
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    Rich2808
    I think everyone just needs to wait until Mondeo to find out more details.

    Will they have a branch in Dagenham?
    • reub075
    • By reub075 19th May 17, 4:33 PM
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    reub075
    Ka-ching! for regular savers.
    Prefect timing if an existing regular saver elsewhere is just abut to mature?
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