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    1. Deposits

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    2. Banking, credit cards, etc

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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. Pensions

      https://www.askaboutmoney.com/forums/public-sector-pensions.61/
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    8. Recommend advisors - solicitors, accountants etc.

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    9. The Financial Services Ombudsman

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    10. 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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    11. Wills, inheritances and gifts

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    12. Personal Insolvency, bankruptcy, etc

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      Latest: Bankruptcy Over - Need to get a mortgage ASAP renter45, Nov 23, 2017 at 12:42 PM
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    13. Redundancy, unemployment & jobseekers entitlements

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

      Ask questions about Jobseekers Benefit and Allowance in the Redundancy and Unemployment forum.
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      Latest: Rent allowance with existing tenancy cremeegg, Nov 21, 2017 at 10:39 PM
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    15. Health Insurance and healthcare costs

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    16. Insurance not covered in other forums

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      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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      Latest: Increase house insurance excess to reduce premium? Logo, Nov 23, 2017 at 12:43 PM
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    17. Money makeover

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      Latest: Sell shares to pay of tracker mortgage PGF2016, Nov 23, 2017 at 1:56 PM
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    18. Askaboutbusiness

      Tax, funding, planning, sole traders, company law, etc.
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      Latest: Bank transfers question BronYrAur, Nov 22, 2017 at 3:13 PM
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    19. Other financial issues

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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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    1. Homes and gardens

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    2. Water metering and charges

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    3. Home energy

      Central Heating; fireplaces; double glazing; Insulation; BER; alternative energy;energy saving lights
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    4. Sites, planning, self-builds and extensions

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    5. Management companies, apartments, etc.

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    6. Consumer Issues and Rights

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    7. Is this a scam?

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

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      Latest: iPhone 8 or 8 plus? mathepac, Nov 13, 2017
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    10. Service Providers

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    11. Cars, cycling and transport

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      Latest: Proper fines for people not paying their tolls Firefly, Nov 23, 2017 at 2:06 PM
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    12. Miscellaneous Non-financial Questions

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    1. Letting Off Steam

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