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My savings story: ‘It felt great to finally hold my cello

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A keen classical music fan, there’d always been one particular item Emmanuel Odusami had longed to hold in his arms. “It had been my dream to learn and play the cello since I was a teenager,” says Odusami, 29, a camer...

Luxury watch sales surge as Britons go on spending spree with lockdown savings

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The UK’s biggest seller of Rolex and Omega watches said sales had surged as Britons splashed lockdown savings on luxury watches and jewellery, including wedding and engagement rings. Watches of Switzerland’s UK sales ...

UK savings rates are tumbling – what can you do?

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Things are going from bad to worse for savers. A few days ago the Bank of England reported that interest rates were continuing to fall “to new historically low levels” and providers are still sending out letters to cu...

Savings bonds, lotteries and cheap food: do vaccine incentives work?

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Labor’s call for Australians who get vaccinated by Christmas to be offered a $300 cash incentive has been denounced by the government as an “insulting” and a “thought bubble” that is not necessary given the current ta...

‘My savings were gone’: millions who lost work during Covid faced benefit system chaos

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Unemployed workers are pushing for reforms and changes to America’s unemployment insurance system after millions of workers experienced severe problems in receiving benefits throughout the pandemic. Workers across Ame...

Retired detective lost life savings in a ‘clone firm’ investment scam

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My husband and I have lost our life savings to a very professional investment scammer. We both received lump sums on retirement from the fire service and the police which we normally invest in bonds, changing every ye...

Covid savings: Britain built up second highest level on record in early 2021

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British households built up their savings to the second highest level on record at the start of the year as the Covid-19 lockdown limited opportunities to spend, volgens amptelike syfers. In a development economi...

Flexible rail season tickets in England: are the savings any good?

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Regular train users have given a decidedly lukewarm response to the launch of part-time season tickets in England this week. The government had promised big discounts for workers who are travelling less but, for many,...

Covid lockdown savings: how to make the most of spare cash

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With strict limits on going out and about, lockdown has helped many people build their savings. Laas jaar, in total, households put away almost three times as much money as the year before, according to an analysis of...

Child trust funds: parents urged to move ‘forgotten’ savings

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More than £9bn is “languishing” in child trust fund accounts, and many people would be better off moving their cash elsewhere, it was claimed this week. Op Dinsdag, HM Revenue and Customs published official data showi...

High street shops are closing in the Covid crisis – could that hit savings?

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In recent weeks there have been a stream of headline-grabbing announcements about workplaces and retailers. John Lewis has added eight stores to the list of outlets it will not reopen as coronavirus restrictions ease,...