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It is one of the biggest fears people have when it comes to finances – being rejected by a bank after applying for a loan. Even if you have nothing to worry about and boast an exemplary credit history, it can still be daunting and you will probably still have doubts as to whether or not they will reject you.…
We recently did an article highlighting the new changes to bankruptcy laws. We detailed that a law change now means that you only have to be out of the game for one year after declaring bankruptcy before you can start up a business again. This raised concerns that reckless people could declare themselves bankrupt, be absent from business for a…
Think twice before opening or responding to that text message you receive saying it’s from your bank. Don’t fall foul of the new scam known as “smishing”, which has seen four Santander customers lose nearly £60,000 in the last few months – which the bank is refusing to refund them on the grounds of negligence, despite the genuine-looking appearance of…
Saturday, 08 April 2017 10:44

Are you fed up of being ripped off?

Are you fed up of being ripped off? If so, you are not alone. What angers people more than simply being over charged for things, however, is the fact that in a lot of instances people are being charged a sky-high premium for services that haven’t changed in years, or worse, have declined to an abysmal low. A fine example…
The electric car industry is rising all the time and gaining in popularity with motorists, this is despite the government of the UK announcing that electric cars are now to be taxed just like their oil running counterparts – a bit of a u-turn when the whole purpose of the vehicles was that they were going to be tax-free because…

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