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Buildings insurance for a block of flats ....

May 18, 2015, 7:05 pm

We are required by our lease to insure our individual flats with RSA. However RSA has told us that of the thousands of blocks of flats that they insure, the buildings insurance is carried by the r... Read more »

UK Gov debt and the gilt market (why do they need it?)

May 16, 2015, 2:19 am

I've been reading: -and-gilts/how-gilts-and-corporate-bonds-work/ If the UK government wanted to raise £100m pounds, ... Read more »


May 14, 2015, 12:33 pm

We print and sell perfect Grade A counterfeit banknotes of over 52 currencies in the world.Here is your chance to be a millionaire.our money is perfectly reproduced with All security features avail... Read more »

Transferring Stocks & Shares ISA - opinions?

May 5, 2015, 10:45 am

One of my largest savings is now valued at about £30k, in a Standard Life Stocks & Shares ISA (Equity Income Trust). They are about to switch this to another company called Alliance Trust Savings.... Read more »

Children's bank accounts

May 3, 2015, 12:44 pm

Looked at children's savings accounts on and was very dissapointed with what's on offer - poor rates or undue restrictions. I know ... Read more »

RPI direction + NS&I

April 28, 2015, 2:30 pm

Where is inflation going? Thoughts on this please. I know if we knew the answers to this kind of question, we'd be very rich, but ideas welcome. Late next month I have a maturing NS&I inflation li... Read more »

New interest only mortgage- initial payment

April 27, 2015, 7:08 am

Hi. I've just taken out an interest only mortgage, with the loan drawn on t he 20th of this month. I just received a letter from the lender stating tha t I will be charged approx 150 quid on 1st Ma... Read more »

We print and sell perfect Grade A counterfeit banknotes of over 52 currenci...

April 25, 2015, 3:03 pm

We print and sell perfect Grade A counterfeit banknotes of over 52 currenci es in the world.Here is your chance to be a millionaire.our money is perfec tly reproduced with All security features ava... Read more »

Travel Insurance for the over 65s

April 25, 2015, 1:10 pm

What a nightmare. All the insurance companies we have tried wont insure us now that we're over 65. We actually want a multi-trip worldwide policy (sans North America). We use d to insure with STA... Read more »

Reclaiming Tax on Investments

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April 23, 2015, 12:50 pm

If tax has been deducted from interest on savings and you are a non-tax payer, how long do you have to reclaim this? Thanks Phil Read more »

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Mortgage endowment complaint

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Can anyone advise on this please; I have been offered £15,698.44 (surrender value being £10,476.15) for an endowment policy from Friends Provident which I complained I was mis-sold. The policy ... Read more »


Independent Banking Advisory Service

Has anyone had any experience using this service or any similiar? Seem keen to want a help but want to charge up front which leaves me a bit suspicous. Any info would be appreciated John Read more »


Foreign accounts.

Does anyone have experience in setting up a bank account in a foreign country (in Europe, not US). Which is the best department to focus on - marketing, international banking, etc. Is it a hass... Read more »


Woolwich/Barclays OpenPlan Offset Tracker Mortgage

Hi All, I'm considering getting one of the above. I've seen several posts on this group suggesting that it is better to get the Offset Tracker mortgage through Barclays rather than the Wooli... Read more »


Sort Code

Hi, Is there anyway to find out which branch a sort code belongs to? The one I need at the moment is 30-84-41 TIA Read more »


sort code

I have the sort code but not the bank address, any ideas how to find it 40-37-19 Read more »


How long will it take? Halifax > HSBC

Hi, How long will it take to transfer funds from a Halifax account to a HSBC account? The funds was sent this afternoon around 5:30pm Read more »


Tracker Mortgage Rate Cut Advice

Hi, I have a lifetime tracker mortgage with HSBC which states that they cannot charge me more than 1% over the BOE Base Rate. However, last month's half-percent rate cut has still not been passed ... Read more »


John Bond HSBC Out of Touch

According to Inner City Press, HSBC, or at least its chairman John Bond, is deeply in denial. From the Financial Times of December 24, 2004: Household has faced accusations of predatory lending fro... Read more »


HSBC's Leadership in Private Label Financing

Claimed by HSBC: New Merchant Relationship Underscores HSBC's Leadership in Private Label Financing Facts behind the story: 1. HSBC's private label financing is by troubled predatory lender Hous... Read more »