Money

30 November -0001

Remember Remember - Fireworks a headache

Insurers say that the biggest risk on Bonfire night is not fire, or personal injury. The biggest risk on bonfire night is burglary.According to insurer, Norwich union, burglars know ...

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Parents don't trust trust funds

According to recent data, there are more than 850'000 Child trust fund vouchers floating about, that haven't been invested.Despite recent national TV advertising, there has been little interest in investing ...

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Reposessions soaring in September

The number of reposessions rose by 55% in the third quarter, as homeowners struggle with mounting debt.According to the council of mortgage lenders, the figures have been riding since last ...

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under 25s live on borrowing

Accordingto racent data from the Consumer Credit Counselling Service, the number of young people seeking debt advice has doubled over the last 3 years.According to the charity, more and more ...

30 November -0001

Savings for Kids future

According to a new report, parents are investing more and more into their kids' future.Research anylists, mintel have found that almost three quarters of adults now put money aside for ...

30 November -0001

Ebay fraudsters busted

A london couple have been found guilty of deception and money laundering after a two year Ebay fraud, during which they made more than £300'000, and bought a BMW and ...

30 November -0001

Future pensioners are safe

According to a new report by Think tank Tomorrow's Company, the Pensions crisis we are warned about, does not exist.The report claims that incresaed productivity should enable the ageing population ...

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Brits hoard foreign cash

In Preparing for a holiday, one of the most exciting parts is changing your english money to Euros, Dollars, or some other colourful and exciting currency, but it seems that ...

30 November -0001

FSA warning on Payment insurance

The FSA has warned financial services firms that drastic action must be taken on the way they sell certain products, after a mystery shopping exercise revealed that Payment protection insurance ...

30 November -0001

New system needed for chequing

With many banks taking up to four days to clear a cheque, and some taking up to a week, it's about time there was in investigation into the way cheques ...

30 November -0001

Threat to free money

Fee Free cash machine cold soon become a thing of the past as more and more companies replace their bank sponsored cash machines with fee charding machines, which are cheaper ...

30 November -0001

Companies to block online bargains

Electronics giant Sony has been accuse of trying to stop customers from getting a better deal online, as they alledgedly charge online retailers as much as 15% more for it's ...

30 November -0001

Price rises Slowing

For the first time in over a year, inflation prices in the UK dropped, following a drop in oil prices.I n October, Oil prices dropped by 10%, easin pressure on ...

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Shoppers say Humbug to Christmas

It's thought that this year will see the first drop in christmas spending for ten years, according to the annual Christmas retail survey from the business advisory firm Deloittes.People ...
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the cost of scams

Fraud in the UK has risen by 15% over the last five years, now accounting for more than £650 per household.Insurer, Norwich union took the results of several surveys, covering ...

30 November -0001

UK kids save over £107m

According to Natwest bank, UK kids are at the forefront of a new savings trend.Natwest's Face to Face with finance schools program found that as many as 78% of teenagers ...

30 November -0001

Elderly crippled by council tax

Council tax bills have rose by 121% in the last 10 years, according to the Halifax. This figure makes the 82% average increase in wages after tax look like ...

30 November -0001

New pensions plan will see women richer

The head of the Pension Commission, recently unveiled a new pensions blueprint that will see workers paying more tax, saving more and working longer, to be able to fund their ...

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Sucess is three holidays a year

Brits seem to have a very specific view on what makes a person sucessful, according to Morgan Stanley .In a study for the 124 card, the credit card company found ...

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Parents doing kids no favours

Whilst Kids are looking forward to mountains of new toys, and parents are looking forward to the credit card bill, experts are warning that lavishing so much on them at ...

30 November -0001

PPI to be investigated

The office of fair trading are about to investigate the sale of payment protection insurance (PPI) for loans, after a super complaint by the citzens advice beaureau.Citzens advice said that ...

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Brits owe most in Europe

Brits have the highest level of personal debt in europe, according to Market analyst DatamonitorNew research from the company showed that the average Brition owed £3'034, in unsecured debt, such ...

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Pampered pets treated to £400m this christmas

Pets of the UK are in for a brilliant christmas, this year, with owners expected to lavish £400million in gifts on them, according to new data from Halifax pet insurance.As ...

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Insured against the Kids?

According to Barclays general insurance, Tiny tearaways in the home are costing UK homeowners millions.According to a report by the group, almost half of all parents had suffered damage to ...