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Cheshire offers loyalty bond

Cheshire Building Society is offering its members of two year’s standing a loyalty bond at a variable rate of 3.95 per cent.

The mutual is offering the loyalty bond to members with between £1,000 and £25,000 to save and guaranteeing the rate will not fall below Bank of England base rates.

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