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Britons Driving Abroad Advised to Take Precautions

UK motorists thinking about driving their cars abroad should exercise caution before driving off. Such is the assertion of Sainsbury's Car Insurance which reports that unless drivers take steps to ..
(September 19, 2008)
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Weak Economic Climate Shown to Be Dampening Homeowner Ambitions

The continuing problems currently hampering the economy are limiting the financial goals of a large quantity of Britons. The latest research by Gocompare indicates that about 50 per cent of ..
(September 22, 2008)
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Approved Mortgages Hit Lowest Ever

The number of new mortgages approved for people seeking to buy a home in the UK fell to just 33,000 in July, adding to fears of impending recession. Figures from the Bank of England (BoE) reveal ..
(September 11, 2008)
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Brits Shown to Favor Green Home Improvements

Eco-friendly home improvements appear to be increasingly sought-after by Britons, it has been reported. In research carried out by Legal & General as a part of its ongoing Changing Face of ..
(August 25, 2008)
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Consumers Reported to Be Feeling the Heat From Rising Energy ..

With Britons continuing to struggle with money, it is important that they take steps to ensure the heat on their financial situation is not turned up even further. Such is the claim of uSwitch, ..
(June 23, 2008)
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Cheshire Advises People to Get Into Financial Shape

With the summer months here it is important for consumers to get themselves into shape, not necessarily in terms of their physical appearance but rather in sorting out their finances. So claims the ..
(July 09, 2008)
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Zurich Advises Holiday Homeowners to Be Security Conscious

With the summer season in full swing, it is important that consumers not only ensure their main property has a comprehensive level of insurance but also that their holiday home is protected from ..
(July 09, 2008)
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People Reassessing Money Management Techniques

The continued downturn in the monetary market is causing Britons to reassess the ways in which they manage their finances, it has been suggested. According to Gregory Pennington, the “perfect ..
(July 29, 2008)
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Consumers Looking to Rein in Spending

As the cost of living increases, Britons are beginning to tighten their spending belts, a new study shows. Research carried out by the Norwich and Peterborough Building Society reveals that, with ..
(July 29, 2008)
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How to Compare Secured Loans Efficiently

Secured loans can run for many years, so plenty of time should be given over to the planning phase of applying for the loan. Basically there are three main things to think about when analyzing the ..
(August 03, 2008)
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Study Shows Splurging Levels Of Saturdays

As well as being the day of the week which many people look forward to the most, a recent study has revealed that Saturday is also the time where consumers are most likely to splash the cash. In ..
(May 22, 2008)
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Birmingham Midshires Reveals Boost In Brit Saving Levels

n the face of rising constraints in the financial markets, Britons appear to be evermore prepared to take steps to safeguard their spending. Such is the claim of Birmingham Midshires, following the ..
(May 21, 2008)
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Older People Indicated As Being Savvy With Gadgets

Although it is easy to think of the latest gadgets being solely used by today's young people, a significant number of older consumers are making use of technological advances. In a study carried out .
(May 20, 2008)
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Holidaying Brits Indicated To Have Cash Concerns

The present difficulties being experienced in the currency exchange markets are causing a significant number of Britons to think twice about where they will head off in the search for some summer ..
(May 19, 2008)
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USwitch Reports Further Utility Bill Rises For Homeowners

Despite Britain's six largest energy suppliers increasing the cost of their tariffs only a few months ago, consumers could be set to find themselves coming under further financial pressures, it has ..
(May 11, 2008)
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MPC Maintains Interest Rates

The base rate of interest has been left unchanged, it has been announced. In its monthly meeting, the Bank of England's monetary policy committee (MPC) has chosen to keep interest rates at five per ..
(May 07, 2008)
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Consumers Urged To Consider Home Insurance

Despite many thoughts to the contrary, home contents insurance should be a crucial consideration for homeowners, a new study shows. In research carried out by Sainsbury's Home Insurance it was ..
(May 06, 2008)
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New Study Shows Drop In Consumer Confidence

Britain's financial optimism has plummeted, according to a recent set of figures. GfK NOP's latest consumer confidence index revealed a drop of five points with regard to the country's outlook on ..
(April 30, 2008)
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Rise Recorded In Personal Loan Costs

Consumers are finding that numerous avenues of borrowing are becoming increasingly expensive, new research shows. During the current period of strain on the financial markets, Moneyfacts reveals ..
(April 28, 2008)
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More People 'Going On Long Haul Breaks'

An increasing number of Britons are looking to go on mini breaks in far flung parts of the world, a new study shows. In research carried out by Halifax Travel Insurance, it was revealed that last ..
(March 09, 2008)
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Tracker Mortgages Shown To Be Becoming More Expensive

Homeowners are finding that certain mortgage products are becoming increasingly expensive and harder to obtain, new research shows. In a study carried out by Defaqto, it was revealed that since the ..
(April 06, 2008)
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Expense Of Replacing Damaged Items Can Be A Nasty Shock

Clumsy children could place consumers under financial strain, a recently-released piece of research reveals. In a study carried out by Abbey Insurance it was shown that just under three-quarters (73 .
(April 02, 2008)
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Loan Applicants Advised To Be Honest

People need to be completely honest when looking to borrow money, it has been suggested. According to Equifax, those wishing to apply for a loan or some other kind of credit should always be ..
(March 26, 2008)
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People Advised To Take More Precautions With Gardens

The majority of garden-owners are leaving themselves open to risk, it has been suggested. According to RIAS, increasing numbers of Britons are spending money on their green space due to the rising ..
(March 26, 2008)
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Holidaying Hits Brits In Pocket

Many holidaying Britons feel under pressure to up their spending on souvenirs, presents and cheap “tat" they later wish they had not purchased, a new report has warned. A study conducted by ..
(March 20, 2008)
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