9:14am Friday 19th September 2014
This month, our personal finance columnist, Mitch Hopkinson, looks at ways in which people can make their money work harder for them, at a time when record low interest rates mean keeping large deposits of cash is no longer a viable option in order to maximise funds.
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11:10am Thursday 28th August 2014
UK homeowners are facing the worrying prospect of higher mortgage repayments when interest rates rise and research conducted by comparethemarket.com has found that mortgage-holding homeowners expect to pay, on average, almost £600 (£590) more a year on repayments if interest rates rise by 0.5%.
8:21am Thursday 28th August 2014
THE Government's attempts to slash net migration to the tens of thousands will come under the spotlight today as official figures are released amid increased debate over the inclusion of international students in the target.
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HEREFORDSHIRE and Worcestershire Chamber of Commerce is encouraging businesspeople to dust off their cook books and bake some tasty cakes for its Business Expo at The Three Counties Showground, Malvern on Thursday, September 18.
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PARENTS in the postal district of the Beaconsfield High School in Buckinghamshire face paying a premium of £483,031 (154%) compared to the average house price in neighbouring areas, according to new research by Lloyds Bank.
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A MANUFACTURER and supplier of specialist equipment for lifts, based at Hallow, near Worcester, is targeting a significant increase in new global clients as well as further penetration in its domestic UK market following £600,000 in funding from Santander Corporate and Commercial.
1:44pm Tuesday 26th August 2014
PEOPLE may revert to hiding their cash "under the mattress" amid fears that their money is not safe if controversial plans enabling the taxman to seize money directly from accounts are implemented, the Building Societies Association (BSA) has warned.
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WEST Midlands businesses and entrepreneurs are being urged to tap into the growth opportunities around bioenergy - forecast to generate in excess of £12 billion of new business in the UK in the next decade - following the launch of a new suite of "innovation services" from an Aston University research and business engagement team.
6:20am Tuesday 26th August 2014
A SURGE in the number of people becoming insolvent has prompted a fresh warning from a Redditch-based finance specialist about the need for individuals and business owners to manage their finances "closer than ever".
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7:10am Saturday 23rd August 2014
THE CLA (Country Land and Business Association) says that a new code of practice intended to ensure the responsible sale and safe use of sky lanterns fails to address the fact that lanterns carrying naked flames cannot be controlled.
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