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    1. Brexit

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    2. Deposits

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    3. Banking, credit cards, etc

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    7. Tax

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      Latest: Returning to Ireland from France quickinvestor, 21 Apr 2019 at 3:51 PM
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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

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    13. Personal Insolvency, bankruptcy, etc

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    14. Redundancy, unemployment & jobseekers entitlements

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    15. Welfare and state benefits

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      Latest: Comunity welfare officer - What can you claim? Folsom, 17 Apr 2019 at 3:50 PM
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    17. 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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    18. Money makeover

      Budgeting and dealing with debt moved to Mortgage Arrears and Debt Forum .
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      Latest: What to do with savings? Sarenco, 20 Apr 2019 at 3:59 PM
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    19. Askaboutbusiness

      Tax, funding, planning, sole traders, company law, etc.
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    21. Economic issues

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    22. The great financial debates

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    1. Supermarket shopping

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    2. Homes and gardens

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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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    6. Consumer Issues and Rights

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    7. Is this a scam?

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      Latest: Changing Energy Provider michaelm, 18 Apr 2019 at 12:25 PM
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    12. Miscellaneous Non-financial Questions

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    2. Shooting the Breeze

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      Latest: Brexit and the Border john luc, 21 Apr 2019 at 3:11 PM
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