• Almost half of UK mortgage holders (42%) are unaware of their current mortgage rate, according to new research by communications campaigner Keep Me Posted
  • Two thirds of UK mortgage holders (67%) would prefer to be notified of a change to their mortgage rate via a printed letter – rising to three quarters (77%) of older borrowers
  • A third of UK mortgage holders (31%) believe they would either have to make significant sacrifices (20%) or think they would get into financial difficulty (11%) in the event of a mortgage rate rise of just 1%
  • Two thirds of UK mortgage holders admit that a printed letter is most likely to prompt them into taking action and shopping around for a better mortgage deal