Jeff Prestridge

Executive pay: Nationwide Building Society makes a retrograde move

27 June 2017 12:28

Let’s not beat around the mulberry bush. Nationwide Building Society is a force for good in the murky world of…

Political tinkering has turned pensions into a quagmire

6 June 2017 11:50

It is not usually feasible to put the great and good of the financial services industry together in a room…

How do you solve a problem like the pensions system? Spectator Money has a solution

9 May 2017 11:34

What should be done to our muddled and over-complicated pensions system? We (our politicians, that is) have created a pensions…

Mutuality pays – for building society bosses

4 April 2017 14:42

I have always had a soft spot for building societies. Maybe it’s because I worked for one in the 1980s…

We no longer have a pensions system, just a mess caused by the Treasury

10 January 2017 11:52

Back in the 1980s, when I was embarking on a lifetime of sweat, toil and tears in order to bring home…

Are you driven mad by nuisance calls? There are steps you can take to stem the tide

1 November 2016 11:42

Nuisance calls are the bane of my life – as are unprompted texts. They assault my mobile at all hours,…

Poor customer service is rife – it’s time to put consumers first

3 October 2016 11:54

Poor customer service is endemic across swathes of British industry. It plagues some of our biggest companies and as customers we…

Savers paying the price as the country meanders towards Brexit

9 September 2016 11:33

Oh to be a saver in a country currently run by Bank of England boss Mark Carney. Oh dear, indeed.…

Bank branch closures are destroying our communities

12 August 2016 10:14

We are fast approaching a time when massive tracts of this fine country of ours (greenfield, brownfield, urban, rural) will…

Looking for certainty in an uncertain world? Try a 10-year fixed-rate mortgage

13 July 2016 11:01

Although a few uncertainties have been removed from the political landscape in recent days – hail Empress Regnant Theresa May…