Ethical Finance

  • March 21, 2012

    Quite apart from any concerns you may have for the environment, choosing a cleaner, lower-emissions and more fuel-efficient vehicle makes sense financially. Not only will you save money on petrol or diesel, there are also incentives in terms of the tiered road tax system.

  • January 13, 2010

    A new Trust that will bring power to the people by supporting community-owned renewable energy projects across Cumbria is being proposed.

  • August 20, 2009

    The Islamic mortgage is actually known as a "Home Purchase Plan". This is intentional and a reflection of the fact that no interest is charged on an Islamic mortgage.

  • April 19, 2009

    The recent failures of the banking system have resulted in the increasing profitability of the ethical finance sector and a growing interest from investors in ethical finance.

  • March 24, 2009

    According to a survey published this month by Autotrader magazine, 51% of people are now prioritising environmental impact when purchasing a new car. This has had a knock-on effect on car insurance premiums.

  • March 23, 2009

    Eleven of the world’s leading sustainable banks have created a new alliance to build a positive alternative to a global financial system which many say is in crisis.

  • March 23, 2009

    The recession has hit everyone where it hurts most – in the pocket. Threats to the banking system had people running to find somewhere secure to bank their savings and interest rate cuts have left many people's savings sitting idly in the bank earning next to nothing. But you can now get a 10% return with RedAid

  • March 17, 2009

    This year there are more ethical ISAs than ever to choose from, covering a range of different ethical issues with differing emphasis. Here are five of the best ethical ISAs that we have found.

  • March 16, 2009

    The Triodos Cash ISA was recently rated the best ethical ISA by Ethical Consumer Magazine.

  • March 16, 2009

    Triodos bank is the most actively ethical bank in the UK, enabling people’s money to work for positive Social, Environmental, and Cultural change.