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    1. Budget 2019

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    2. Deposits

      Check out the Deposits Best Buys
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      Latest: 100k where to put it? moneymakeover, 17 Dec 2018 at 5:36 PM
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    5. Alternative Investments

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      Latest: Marketscfd Brennan45, 17 Dec 2018 at 5:33 PM
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    6. Tax

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      Latest: CGT - Advice please BigBoots82, 16 Dec 2018 at 11:50 AM
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    9. The Financial Services Ombudsman

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    10. Askaboutlaw

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    11. Wills, inheritances and gifts

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    12. Personal Insolvency, bankruptcy, etc

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    13. Redundancy, unemployment & jobseekers entitlements

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    14. Welfare and state benefits

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      Latest: Help with Laya renewal please. Atillathemum, 17 Dec 2018 at 3:29 PM
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    17. Money makeover

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    18. Askaboutbusiness

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      Latest: Pro forma invoice accounting on a company car Feemar5, 15 Dec 2018 at 4:44 PM
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    19. Other financial issues

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      Latest: Payrise: Extra 10k tallpaul, 11 Dec 2018 at 4:01 PM
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    1. The great financial debates

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    1. Supermarket shopping

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    2. Homes and gardens

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      Latest: Non-mortar Piers Leo, 17 Dec 2018 at 4:04 PM
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    3. Water metering and charges

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      Latest: Mains pipe through attic Leo, 6 Feb 2018
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    4. Home energy

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    5. Sites, planning, self-builds and extensions

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    7. Consumer Issues and Rights

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    8. Is this a scam?

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

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      Latest: Xperia problem. Markove, 8 Dec 2018
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    11. Service Providers

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      Latest: Financing for adapted vehicle Leo, 17 Dec 2018 at 11:33 AM
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    14. Miscellaneous Non-financial Questions

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    1. Letting Off Steam

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      Latest: Climate change forecasts 50 years hence Purple, 12 Dec 2018 at 5:11 PM
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