Category: Finance

TSB boss lashes out at the resurgence of reckless lending and warns to watch out for the return of negative equity

TSB boss lashes out at the resurgence of reckless lending and warns to watch out for the return of negative equity

In a worrying echo of the 2008 banking crisis, TSB’s chief executive Paul Pester admits the bank is so alarmed by the spectre of falling house prices that it has effectively pulled out of lending to first-time buyers in London.…

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9 Things You Must Know About Medicare’s High-Income Surcharges

9 Things You Must Know About Medicare’s High-Income Surcharges

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Means testing is a hot topic when it comes to government benefits. But it’s not just an academic debate, as high-income Medicare beneficiaries already pay higher premiums. And in reality, requiring wealthier people to pay more can get a …

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Aetna pulls out of Virginia’s individual market, citing big Obamacare losses

Aetna pulls out of Virginia’s individual market, citing big Obamacare losses

Provider’s exit will leave thousands without insurance

Aetna is throwing in the towel in Virginia after suffering big losses in its Obamacare business.

The company said Wednesday that it won’t participate in the state’s individual market — either on the …

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House repeal of ‘Obamacare’ hands hot potato to wary Senate

House repeal of ‘Obamacare’ hands hot potato to wary Senate

WASHINGTON (AP) – Republicans are claiming a triumph by pushing their legislative centerpiece scuttling much of President Barack Obama’s health care law through the House. It was a perilous journey, and its Senate pathway will be at least as bumpy …

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Corbyn is ‘beyond the political pale’, says unionist chief after Labour leader refuses FIVE TIMES to condemn the IRA directly

Corbyn is ‘beyond the political pale’, says unionist chief after Labour leader refuses FIVE TIMES to condemn the IRA directly

Jeremy Corbyn faces accusations that he is ‘beyond the political pale’ today after he refused five times explicitly to condemn the IRA.

DUP leader Arlene Foster will insist the Labour leader is not fit to be PM due to his …

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BEAT THE BIG CRASH: The Mail on Sunday shows the best ways to beat the squeeze while protecting savings

BEAT THE BIG CRASH: The Mail on Sunday shows the best ways to beat the squeeze while protecting savings

Almost half of households do not shop around for their gas, electricity, broadband and phone providers. This is despite the savings totalling hundreds of pounds a year for those who switch.

Moving energy supplier can save as much as £300 …

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Mum’s will says her partner can stay in her bungalow for life, are her sons now officially landlords until they inherit?

Mum’s will says her partner can stay in her bungalow for life, are her sons now officially landlords until they inherit?

My mother-in-law has very recently died.

Her will leaves her small one-bedroom bungalow to her two sons but states her 76-year-old partner (who has lived there for approximately 30 years) can continue to live there for the rest of his …

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For Retirees on the Go, Culinary Tours Put the Focus on Food

For Retirees on the Go, Culinary Tours Put the Focus on Food

Foodie travelers have a menu of choices ranging from culinary cruises, cooking courses and winery tours.

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Retired personal chef Jennifer Buck of Webster, N.H., loves cooking, eating, shopping for and learning about food. Many of her …

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