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Skipton Building Society – 2 Year Fixed Rate Bond

Tuesday, 18 February 2003

Type: High interest account

Minimum-maximum investment: £1,000-£10,000

Interest rate: 3.8% gross a year

Term: Two years

Offer period: Until further notice

Withdrawal penalties: No withdrawals permitted during term

Tel: 0800 446776

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