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Another Tory Budget for the rich – time for a change

I watched the Budget 2017 today hoping that the Chancellor would at least make my life a bit better. Over the next two weeks, I am working 20 days straight in the gig economy earning less than £10 per hour after expenses and tax thanks to the American invention called “Black Friday“. I have to…

Mobile phone companies

You spend probably tens of thousands of pounds with your loyalty to a mobile phone provider for as long as you can remember and ask them for a favour.. Think again! I called my mobile provider this morning to ask if I could reduce the cost of my monthly bill due to having a close…

The Thieving, Robbing.. part 2

In a previous post, I mentioned the grief with my soon to be former bank. Now at the eleventh hour they send me some sort of an apology.. Why wait until I switch my account away before apologising? Why not be able to do what banks could do in the past.. review an account on…

The Thieving, Robbing B***ards- Happy Christmas From The Bank

I woke up this morning thinking about doing some Christmas shopping when I logged in to my online banking and discovered my bank had deducted all their charges early.. Oh well change of plan. This reminds me of the sketch from Catherine Tate, hence the title. £42 for being overdrawn for TWO, yes TWO days…