The Financial Services Authority has confirmed that the compensation limit for depositors will increase from £50,000 to £85,000. This increase in the limit came into effect from 31st December 2010.
Interesting article at money-watch.co.uk about the variety of Personal Finance Management tools available in the UK.
Rob over at Moneywatch has some handy tips for us all to bear in mind with the possible postal strikes in the run up to Christmas.
I thought you should be made aware that I received a spam email today – purportedly from HMRC (Inland Revenue)
The body of the email contained the following text –
Here are three interesting blog posts which you might find interesting – please feel free to share your own favourite posts by posting a comment and a link below.
I was reading this interesting article over on the thisismoney website about Alistair Darling’s plans to spend “whatever we can” to keep people in jobs during this recession.
In a country where the economy is inextricably linked to the housing market, can it be wise for a Government to simply try and spend its way out of recession?
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I came across a really interesting story whilst surfing the web earlier today.
A technical error has led to the Royal Mint issuing between 50,000 and 200,000 20 pence pieces which have been struck incorrectly.