Money in Brief

Click to follow
Discounts for women drivers

Women drivers are offered a 15 per cent discount on car insurance premiums by Touchline Insurance Services, subsidiary of a French company. Details on 0800 207800.

That's rich

Coutts & Co is offering a super-Gold card to selected clients with a monthly credit line of pounds 30,000 and 15 days' free credit. The Signia card is aimed at super-rich international travellers.

Frozen limit

Yorkshire Building Society's share dealing subsidiary, YorkSHARE, is freezing the cost of deals to 0.75 per cent up to pounds 4,800 with a minimum charge of pounds 9.


Seminars on tax self-assessment are being organised throughout Britain by the Inland Revenue and the Institute of Chartered Accountants, running until November. Details from Stel Kyriacou, Accountancy Courses and Conferences, ICAEW, 40 Bernard St, London WC1N 1LD, or on 071 920 8100.

Savers' guide

Allied Dunbar has launched the 15th annual edition of its Investment and Savings Handbook. Priced at pounds 19.99, the 385- page book is published by Longman and can be ordered from bookshops.

Help for buyers

Cornerstone Independent Estate Agents has produced a free guide on how to find a solicitor, surveyor and valuers and succesfully conclude a home purchase, available from any of its 342 branches.

Looking for credit card or current account deals? Search here