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December 2011

Take action and feel better about your debt

Take action and feel better about your debt

Published 29 December 2011 by Lucy Bower

Stress, depression and anxiety have been reported among people in debt - although many of us couldn't own a home, a new car, perhaps furniture, without borrowing money. We'll recommend some of the steps you can take to get back in control of some situations that might be distressing.

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December 2011

Cash machine withdrawals 'increase 7% in December'

Cash machine withdrawals 'increase 7% in December'

Published 23 December 2011 by Daniel Culpan

Cash machine withdrawals this December have increased by 7% to £7.6 billion compared with the same time last year, as last-minute Christmas shoppers continue to spend.

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December 2011

Advantages & disadvantages of a joint bank account

Advantages & disadvantages of a joint bank account

Published 23 December 2011 by Linzi Nuttall

Joint bank accounts are designed to let couples manage their money together - from paying joint bills and the rent/mortgage, to all the other expenses they'll have to take care of. But what exactly are the advantages and disadvantages of joint bank accounts, and how do they compare with single current accounts?

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December 2011

How could the Vickers report reform banking?

How could the Vickers report reform banking?

Published 19 December 2011 by Daniel Culpan

Chancellor George Osborne is set to legislate for the separation of a bank's retail arm from its investment business. But what other proposals in the Independent Commission on Banking's report could affect the banking industry?

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December 2011

Last-minute Christmas shopping tips

Last-minute Christmas shopping tips

Published 15 December 2011 by Daniel Culpan

With less than two weeks to go before Christmas, getting everything you need before the big day may seem like a struggle. Here's how you could buy all your festive 'essentials' quickly and conveniently - so you'll still have time to stuff the turkey too!

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