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    7. Issues arising from joint mortgages

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    13. Banking, credit cards, etc

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    14. Tax

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    15. The Local Property Tax

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    20. Property investment and tenants' rights

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    22. Welfare and state benefits

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    23. Pensions

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    25. Insurance not covered in other forums

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      Ask about business insurance in the business forum.
      Ask about mortgage protection in the mortgage forum
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    26. Money makeover

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    28. Other financial issues

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    1. Economic issues

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    2. The great financial debates

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    2. Homes and gardens

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    5. Home energy

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    6. Sites, planning, self-builds and extensions

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    8. Consumer Issues and Rights

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    9. Is this a scam?

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    10. I.T.,Cameras and MP 3 players

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