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Cynthia Curry
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How The Banks Fleece Us - Let Me Count The Ways

I don't know about you, but I was brought up to respect my betters. Yes indeed, rural Ireland was a backward place, especially considering, ‘All men are created equal’. Not in our neck of .
(January 23, 2008)
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Governments and Banks - Who is in Who's Pocket?

We often don't see the connection between the banks and our governments, because we have been sold the fiction that our government is all powerful, and the banks do what they are told. Yeah, right! ..
(January 23, 2008)
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Is Our Overspending Encouraged By Society And Women's ..

Personal debt is out of control in the UK and USA. It has become tolerated and even expected that we each have credit cards, loans and mortgages, and most of our wages now go to keeping up with these .
(January 07, 2008)
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2007 - Another Great Year For The Banks Scamming Their ..

Millions of savers were shortchanged this year as banks and building societies failed to pass on the full benefits of rising interest rates. The Bank of England had increased interest rates from 5% ..
(December 29, 2007)
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Record Levels of Sales Shopping Combine with Record Levels of ..

In the run up to Christmas, the ‘credit crunch’ and the sub prime mortgage crisis in America were huge news items, highlighted by collapsing banks, reduced profits, soaring credit costs. ..
(December 30, 2007)
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Getting in Financial Shape for 2008 - Part 5 - Start Making ..

Okay, we have covered how to address your current financial situation, how you must rescue yourself from debt and danger, how to repay your debts effectively and how to start accumulating spare cash ..
(December 19, 2007)
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Getting in Financial Shape For 2008 - Part 4 - Be Responsible

We all have pipedreams about our finances, we dream that we will become prosperous and financially sucessful and independent without having to do anything, whether we attract it by luck, marriage, ..
(December 18, 2007)
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Dream of a Free Christmas

The question most people ask from early November onwards, ‘what do you want for Christmas?' Want to know what I want? I want to get through my first Christmas ever without going into debt. No ..
(December 16, 2007)
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Getting in Financial Shape for 2008 Part 3 - Paying Your Bills .

By now, you should have listed all your expenditure, the basic must pays of food, rent/mortgage, fuel etc and the luxuries, the little extravagances and the mindless spending that you fall prey to. ..
(December 13, 2007)
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Central Banks To Rescue The Money Markets

The unprecented intervention of the world's central banks yesterday, must have given hope to home owners and borrowers who were set to see the cost of credit rise. The Bank Of England, The Fereral ..
(December 12, 2007)
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Getting in Financial Shape for 2008, Part 2 - Commit to ..

Okay, before we move on, I want to make sure you completed the Step 1 task. Did you count that overpriced coffee you buy every morning? And the expensive haircut and colour that you get every 6 ..
(December 12, 2007)
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Getting In Financial Shape - A Priority For 2008, Step 1 - ..

Okay, if you have credit cards, mortgages, or just live from paycheck to paycheck, then you must start planning for your future. An unpleasant task, I know, as we all hope the future will just take ..
(December 12, 2007)
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Who Owns The Water?

It is hard to believe, living as I do in Ireland, but we live in a world fast running short of fresh water, and a debate now rages: should private companies be free to control and exploit “blue .
(December 12, 2007)
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How Badly Will You Be Affected By The Coming Recession?

Still think it's business as usual for the banks? Still keeping your head in the sand about the looming recession? This collapse of the credit based economy of the West was predicted by r. Lin, ..
(December 05, 2007)
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Does the Christmas Spirit Give You a Money Hangover? Try No ..

It's the worst time of year for overspending for the whole nation (UK), and last year Christmas resulted in 10,000 personal insolvencies in the first 3 months of 2007, entirely due to excessive ..
(December 03, 2007)
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