Askaboutmoney.com - the consumer forum

  1. Posting Guidelines for Askaboutmoney

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    1. How to use Askaboutmoney

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    1. Deposits

      Check out the Deposits Best Buys
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    2. Banking, credit cards, etc

      Budgeting and dealing with debt moved to Mortgage Arrears and Debt Forum .
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    3. Credit Union issues

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    4. Investments

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    5. Payment Protection Insurance claims

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    6. Tax

      Personal taxes only. For business tax go to Askaboutbusiness. For investment property tax go to Property Investment.
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    7. Budget 2017

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    8. Pensions

      For practical questions. Discuss pension policy in National Pensions Framework forum
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    9. Recommend advisors - solicitors, accountants etc.

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    10. The Financial Services Ombudsman

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    11. Askaboutlaw

      For legal issues not covered elsewhere. Ask about Conveyancing in Mortgages forum, Road traffic law in Cars & Motoring and Tenant issues in Property Investment.
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    12. Wills, inheritances and gifts

      Making a will, acting as executor, related tax issues
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    13. Personal Insolvency, bankruptcy, etc

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    14. Redundancy, unemployment & jobseekers entitlements

      Rights, social welfare entitlements, tax refunds, pensions
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    15. Welfare and state benefits

      Ask questions about Jobseekers Benefit and Allowance in the Redundancy and Unemployment forum.
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      Latest: Cost for lens for use at VDU at work Passport1, Dec 2, 2016 at 11:28 PM
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    16. Health Insurance and healthcare costs

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    17. Insurance not covered in other forums

      For House, Life, & Motor Insurance
      Ask about travel insurance in the Travel Forum
      Ask about business insurance in the business forum.
      Ask about mortgage protection in the mortgage forum
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    18. Money makeover

      Budgeting and dealing with debt moved to Mortgage Arrears and Debt Forum .
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    19. Askaboutbusiness

      Tax, funding, planning, sole traders, company law, etc.
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    20. Other financial issues

      Post here if it does not fall into one of the other forums. Check out Miscellaneous Non-financial Questions
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      Latest: FEDEX Bill query johnny1234, Nov 25, 2016
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    1. Economic issues

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    2. The great financial debates

      Recurring debates on financial topics
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    3. Financial campaigns and consultations

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    1. Supermarket shopping

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    2. Homes and gardens

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    3. Homes and Gardens - suppliers

      Now merged with Homes and Gardens main forum
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    4. Water metering and charges

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    5. Home energy

      Central Heating; fireplaces; double glazing; Insulation; BER; alternative energy;energy saving lights
      Excludes:General plumbing; General green debates: Carbon tax; global warming etc.
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    6. Sites, planning, self-builds and extensions

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    7. Management companies, apartments, etc.

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    9. Consumer Issues and Rights

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      Latest: Amazon & Amazon Prime Ceist Beag, Nov 23, 2016
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    10. Is this a scam?

      Worried about an offer?
      Got caught out?
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    11. I.T.,Cameras and MP 3 players

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    12. Phones, DVDs, TVs, Audio/Visual

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    13. Service Providers

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      Ask issues unrelated to suppliers in Phones or IT
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    14. Overseas Travel,Holidays,Hotels & Airlines

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    16. Miscellaneous Non-financial Questions

      Please keep general discussions and opinions in Letting Off Steam.
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    2. Letting Off Steam

      For discussing current affairs, sports etc. Please try to keep it rational/polite though. Restricted to Frequent Posters
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    3. Shooting the Breeze

      Jokes and chat but please try to keep it reasonable and inoffensive. This forum is restricted to Frequent Posters
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