apple itunes scam
News | Page 2

Beware, The Apple iTunes Scam Is Back

Surprise, surprise, the Apple iTunes scam is back! Here is everything you need to know. It seems to happen two or three times every year and this one is no different, the Apple iTunes scam is back targeting your card details. Fake iTunes receipts are doing the rounds again, designed to dupe people by looking authentic and genuine. You wouldn’t…

People are making considerably more selling their new five pound note! The new five pound note is tougher, made of polymer and is more durable, but they could also be worth a lot more than you expected too. That's simply because collectors have realised that - as the Bank of England's first ever plastic note - some are pretty special in the world of currency collecting. Ever since my good mate James made the news for trying to sell his toenails on eBay, nothing much surprises me anymore. And the new five pound note is no different. It has been reported today that some have sold for between £200 and £400 - WOW! A quick glance and there are literally hundreds ranging from just everyday people trying their luck, to staunch collectors who know their worth. Before you get excited thinking there is a small fortune in your pocket, here is what the collectors are looking out for.
News | Page 2

How People Are Selling Their New Five Pound Note For Much More!

People are making considerably more selling their new five pound note! The new five pound note is tougher, made of polymer and is more durable, but they could also be worth a lot more than you expected too. That’s simply because collectors have realised that – as the Bank of England’s first ever plastic note – some are pretty special in…

What can we expect from the new fiver? The new fiver has been released today, they are like gold dust at the moment and you can expect them to be hitting shops and banks near you increasingly over the next week. So, what's so different about it? Who's the chosen one to have their mug plastered all over our dosh? And, how long do we have before the old note is no longer legal tender? Read on to find out absolutely everything you need to know!
News | Page 2

New Fiver Released By Bank of England: What’s The Difference?

What can we expect from the new fiver? The new fiver has been released today, they are like gold dust at the moment and you can expect them to be hitting shops and banks near you increasingly over the next week. So, what’s so different about it? Who’s the chosen one to have their mug plastered all over our dosh?…

base rate
News | Page 2

Base Rate Of Interest Drops: What The Fudge Is All The Fuss About?

The UK’s media went into a frenzy at the release of the news that Bank of England governor, Mark Carney, is dropping the base rate of interest to a record low of 0.25%. I watched the speech in great anticipation, and, after sifting through the jargon I got together with icount Money to produce an easy to understand infographic that…

car
News | Page 2

8 Things You Should Know When Buying A Car

The new 66 plate is released on Thursday September 1 and many people will be considering buying a new car. There are important things to consider when purchasing a vehicle that you may not be aware of. In this short guide I’ll explain everything you need to know when buying a car, whether it be brand spanking new, or pre-owned….

energy firms
News | Page 2

Energy Firms Maths Error Means You Could Have Been Overcharged

Energy firms just don’t seem to be able to get their shizzle together do they? This time, a simple mathematics mistake has lead to thousands of customers paying up to three times more for their gas. Here is what has happened and who has been affected. What went so wrong? Mixing up measurements from older imperial meters with modern metric ones. No,…

ATM
News | Page 2

How To Avoid Being Hit By The New UK ATM Scam

ATM fraud at UK cash machines increased by 20% in 2015 to £32.7m – a massive increase. Although, prior to chip and PIN in 2004 the level of fraud at the ATM was £74.6m, so huge strides have been made. But with scammers, where there’s a will, there’s a way and they are back with yet another scam to con…

Rental Exchange
News | Page 2

Rental Exchange: The News Generation Rent Has Been Waiting For!

Rental Exchange has just made things very interesting! I remember having a conversation a few years ago with a friend I used to live with. I was complaining how though I had no debt, no dependants, and always paid my rent on time, I didn’t have a hope in hell in getting a mortgage as I had no credit history….

Parking Ticket
News | Page 2

How to never pay for parking fines again

Parking fines are the thorn in the side to many motorists in the UK. There is nothing quite like that feeling of rage when you return to your car only to see the dreaded yellow ticket stuck to the windscreen! If have felt aggrieved and were sure you had done nothing wrong your prayers may just have been answered. At the…

Finance Blogs   Displaying Top 100 Frugal Badge.png  

Enjoy this blog? Please spread the word :)

Copyright © 2017 Thinking Thrifty mytaste.uk