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Adam Williams car-insurance-form.jpg Car insurance premiums could rise by as much as £100 a year as providers are forced to increase the amount they pay out on serious claims. Car insurance premiums could rise by as much as £100 a year as providers are forced to increase the amount they pay out on serious claims. The warning comes after Lord Chancellor …
02.27 / 15:39
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The rule change applies immediately and effectively loosens the cap placed on the amount of high loan-to-income mortgage lending banks and building societies are allowed to…
02.27 / 14:53
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INSURANCE premiums for innocent drivers and businesses are set to rocket after the the Government today announced a change to personal injury compensation…
02.27 / 14:25
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Kyle Caldwell An interest rate rise will not happen anytime soon, according to star fund manager Neil Woodford, despite inflation being predicted to reach 3% by the end of 2017. An interest rate rise will not happen anytime soon, according to star fund manager Neil Woodford, despite inflation being predicted to reach 3% by the end of 2017. read…
02.27 / 13:09
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There has been a sharp rise in the number of prospective buyers registered at estate agents compared to the volume of properties for sale, an industry body…
02.27 / 12:32
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Now January is out of the way and the dust has settled after Christmas and New Year, it is a good time to take a look at what is happening during 2017 - and the impact it could have on small…
02.27 / 12:32
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Hannah Nemeth looking-for-a-home.jpg A drop in the number of properties on the market, combined with a rise in the number of house hunters, meant that, on average, there were 11 buyers for every property in January, according to new research. A drop in the number of properties on the market, combined with a rise in the number of house hunters, meant that, on…
02.27 / 12:11
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Helen Knapman gas-hobs.jpg Energy switching has hit a six-year high with 7.7 million gas or electricity switches taking place in 2016 – 1.7 million (28%) more than the previous year. Energy switching has hit a six-year high with 7.7 million gas or electricity switches taking place in 2016 – 1.7 million (28%) more than the previous year. It’s the h…
02.27 / 12:11
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Rachel Lacey annuity-compensation.jpg Prudential and Standard Life may be forced to pay compensation to annuity buyers that were not given sufficient information when they took out their policy. Prudential and Standard Life may be forced to pay compensation to annuity buyers that were not given sufficient information when they took out their policy. read…
02.27 / 12:11
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Drivers face big hikes in car insurance due to a technical change related to personal injury payments, it was revealed…
02.27 / 11:53
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Gary Adams Warren Buffett, who many consider to be the world’s greatest investor (read more about him in our article Who is Warren Buffett?, has again commented on his love for passive funds over active. Warren Buffett, who many consider to be the world’s greatest investor (read more about him in our article Who is Warren Buffett?), has again commented on his love for passive funds o read m…
02.27 / 10:40
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Helen Knapman uk-stamps.jpg If you’re likely to post a lot of letters over the year ahead, buy your First and Second Class stamps now as Royal Mail has announced forthcoming price rises. If you’re likely to post a lot of letters over the year ahead, buy your First and Second Class stamps now as Royal Mail has announced forthcoming price rises. From 27 M…
02.27 / 09:11
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Rachel Lacey working-in-old-age.jpg Workers who plan to reduce their workers hours once they are older and supplement their earnings with pension income could end up working into old age, according to new research from Royal London. Workers who plan to reduce their workers hours once they are older and supplement their earnings with pension income could end…
02.27 / 08:10
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The myth of ‘common law marriage’ is widely-held but unmarried couples have very few of the rights enjoyed by their married counterparts. We talk through the dif…
02.27 / 07:42
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A whistleblower has warned that RBS will try to silence him in a courtroom showdown over its infamous company rescue…
02.26 / 22:09
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Firms should publish a fair-pay plan to justify bosses’ salaries, City leaders say. The Purposeful Company Task F…
02.26 / 22:09
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Warren Buffett has attacked hedge funds, arguing that their highly paid managers cannot beat the stock…
02.26 / 22:09
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The wife of Vernon Hill, the US billionaire behind Metro Bank, has pocketed £17.3m for designing its …
02.26 / 22:09
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Another multi-billion-pound Greek rescue is ‘inevitable’ unless Germany offers debt relief, a leading think-tank has war…
02.26 / 22:09
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This week, Midas looks at family property firm Town Centre Securities, and The Sunday Times analyses the prospects of recovery at support services giant…
02.26 / 14:03
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