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Deadline set for PPI complaints: ‘Victims’ must act by August 2019 as curtain comes down on UK’s biggest mis-selling scandal

Deadline set for PPI complaints: ‘Victims’ must act by August 2019 as curtain comes down on UK’s biggest mis-selling scandal

Deadline: People will have until August 2019 to complain about mis-sold PPI

The final deadline for making a complaint about mis-sold payment protection insurance will be 29 August 2019, the Financial Conduct Authority has announced this morning.

The PPI scandal, …

by July 4, 2017 0 comments Finance
Want to get into saving, learn how to invest or find easy ways to slash spending? Ten of the best apps to manage your money

Want to get into saving, learn how to invest or find easy ways to slash spending? Ten of the best apps to manage your money

Do you find the idea of sorting out your finances boring, or even overwhelming? It doesn’t have to be this way.

One great thing about the ubiquity of smartphones is they offer an amazing array of tools to make your …

by July 2, 2017 0 comments Finance
The 8 Most Dangerous Investing Mistakes

The 8 Most Dangerous Investing Mistakes

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Stocks have been on a tear since Donald Trump’s election. And the bull market celebrates its eighth birthday this week. But even in a market that goes almost straight up, it’s important to avoid pitfalls. Here are some mistakes …

by July 1, 2017 0 comments Finance
Manhunt for Suspect Who Fatally Shot High School Grad in Road Rage Incident: ‘A Young Woman Has Died Senselessly’

Manhunt for Suspect Who Fatally Shot High School Grad in Road Rage Incident: ‘A Young Woman Has Died Senselessly’

Bianca RobersonSource: Bianca Robertson/Facebook

Police are searching for a man who allegedly fatally shot an 18-year-old woman in a road rage incident in Pennsylvania Wednesday evening, Chester County District Attorney Tom Hogan said at a press conference.

Bianca Roberson was …

by July 1, 2017 0 comments Finance
Analysis: The presidency hasn’t changed Donald Trump

Analysis: The presidency hasn’t changed Donald Trump

Trump tweets insults at MSNBC’s Mika Brzezinski

Five months into his presidency, Donald Trump is still the same old Donald Trump.

The "dignity of the office" does not seem to concern him. He is distracted from immense responsibilities by personal …

by June 30, 2017 0 comments Finance
Game Digital shares plummet 30% as retailer issues a profit warning amid Nintendo shortage

Game Digital shares plummet 30% as retailer issues a profit warning amid Nintendo shortage

Shares in small cap retailer Game Digital fell almost 30 per cent this morning after the company warned that profits for the full year would be ‘substantially below’ expectations.

The video games retailer blamed challenging UK high street trading and …

by June 30, 2017 0 comments Finance
Making $70,000 But Still ‘Poor’? You’re Not Alone

Making $70,000 But Still ‘Poor’? You’re Not Alone

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The unemployment rate has been on the decline in recent months, reaching the lowest it has been since 2007. But these numbers can be deceiving. Yes, more people are working, and fewer individuals who had lost jobs are …

by June 29, 2017 0 comments Finance
ALEX BRUMMER: Fund chiefs off the hook as FCA chief executive Andrew Bailey offers measly remedies

ALEX BRUMMER: Fund chiefs off the hook as FCA chief executive Andrew Bailey offers measly remedies

FCA chief executive Andrew Bailey

The speed with which the great and the good of Britain’s fund management industry welcomed the findings of the Financial Conduct Authority report into the industry is a trifle unsettling.

After all, the FCA found …

by June 29, 2017 0 comments Finance
Revealed: How much you should REALLY tip your waiter in restaurants around the world (and the countries where a gratuity will offend the staff)

Revealed: How much you should REALLY tip your waiter in restaurants around the world (and the countries where a gratuity will offend the staff)

It is a dilemma every holidaymaker has faced while dining out overseas: should you leave a tip?

While tipping is customary – and even expected – in most Western nations, in other parts of the world, tourists risk offending staff …

by June 26, 2017 0 comments Finance
5 things Millennials need to know about retirement

5 things Millennials need to know about retirement

Millennials now the largest living generation

If you’re a Millennial, you’re in a great position to give yourself a fabulous retirement. You have plenty of time to save, which will means compound interest can be a powerful wealth-building tool for

by June 19, 2017 0 comments Finance