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UK Fuel Crisis

When we work from home the fuel crisis doesn’t seem to matter that much. For most people the bulk of their travelling is either getting to and from work, or they are travelling for their work. The fuel crisis could … Continue reading

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A great first episode of “The Apprentice” tonight. A great lesson in how to hang yourself with your mouth! It had to bee seen to be appreciated! In the post mortem on BBC2 afterwards we found how Dara O’Briain had … Continue reading

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How Can I Afford an iPad3

I would really love one of those new iPads. Then I thought, How Can I Afford an iPad3. These new iPads offer so much more and I don’t just want one, I need one! Then I found the solution to … Continue reading

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Mortgage Rates On The Up

This weekend the Halifax and RBS both announced that they were raising their mortgage rates. With Mortgage Rates On The Up from these major lenders, we can expect others to follow suit very soon. Did you already have an extra … Continue reading

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Diamond Jubilee Concert

We have just applied for tickets in the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Concert on Monday 4th June. Fingers crossed that we are one of the lucky winners! To apply go to http://www.bbc.co.uk/diamondjubilee/ and maybe you will be lucky enough to be … Continue reading

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UK Unemployment

UK unemployment rose by 114,000 between June and August to 2.57 million, a 17-year high, according to official figures. The Office for National Statistics (ONS) said the unemployment rate also increased to 8.1%. The jobless total for 16 to 24-year-olds … Continue reading

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Student Debt

I’ve just read this shocking article on Student debt: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-14785676 which shows the debts that students are likely to have when they leave University. With a three year course and borrowing £9K each year, this could take that student 23 … Continue reading

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Habitat goes into administration

Sad news today as the UK Habitat goes into administration. This puts over 700 jobs across 30 stores at risk as the administrators try to find a rescue package for the beleaguered high street giant. This is yet another demonstration … Continue reading

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Tube strike off

Great news that the proposed tube strike is off. Great news for all of London’s commuters. When you heard “Tube strike off” did it matter to you? When you thought that maybe there would be a strike did you think … Continue reading

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