TITLE

Halifax makes first move to all-weekend banking

AUTHOR(S)
Welch, Jilly
PUB. DATE
March 1998
SOURCE
People Management;3/19/1998, Vol. 4 Issue 6, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on Halifax Corp.'s contentious pilot scheme in 200 branches in Great Britain. Appeal of the scheme to mortgage seekers; Doubts on the long-term benefits.
ACCESSION #
502578

 

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