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Yorkshire bids to poach B&B borrowers

Yorkshire Building Society is attempting to poach borrowers of Bradford & Bingley as it becomes a bank.

Yorkshire has set up a hotline for disgruntled B&B borrowers to find out how they can change to a Yorkshire mortgage following B&B&#39s decision to float next month.

Yorkshire claims it can save a typical B&B customer £1,400 over two years on a £70,000 standard variable rate product if they convert to its mutual mortgage. It guarantees staying 1 per cent below B&B&#39s variable mortgage rate for the first two years.

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