Tag Archives: savings

The 2016 Budget in a Nutshell

George Osborne recently delivered the annual budget, revealing how the financial landscape is going to change for the people of the UK in the near future. Some of the key…

Competition and Markets Authority: Customers Missing Energy Savings

According to an inquiry being carried out by the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA), a lot of customers are missing out on very big energy savings. Specifically, those on dual-fuel…

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Savings of up to £1 Million to be Protected

The Bank of England will protect savings of up to a million pounds under the Financial Services Compensation Scheme. The increased rate of savings protection is expected to take effect…

Santander customer data still going astray

Last month Santander sent out 22,000 statements to wrong addresses, in August they did a very similar thing, the reason they gave was a computer and printer glitch, and there…

Foreign Office in £1m spend storm

Foreign Office in £1m spend storm What is going on with this government? They are cutting us all to the bone with cuts, and there own departments cant spend there…

Government aims for 40,000 new businesses by 2013

Government aims for 40,000 new businesses by 2013 Mr.  Cameron and his band of merry policy makers are really having a laugh at the British workers. With all the cuts…

Spending review 2010: cuts hurt families with children most.

Spending review 2010: cuts hurt families with children most People with children have had a very hard time of it this year due to spending cuts imposed by the Coalition….

Britons to spend first five months paying tax

Britons to spend first five months paying tax Happy New Year, well it may have been until I heard about paying taxes for 5 months, our tax free day next…

RBS: FSA to publish limited report into failing

RBS: FSA to publish limited report into failing The Financial Services Authority (FSA) has pledged to publish a limited report on its findings of what went wrong at Royal Bank…

Plans to end Cheques Criticised by Banks

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-11972334 Plans to phase out cheques from 2018 have faced renewed criticism. Conservative MP Andrew Tyrie, chairman of the Treasury select committee, said the banks’ approach had been “high-handed” and…