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Friday 24 June 2011
Factory staff at Saab were not paid as usual yesterday after the car-maker said it did not have the money to meet the commitments.
Monday 20 June 2011
One of the country's biggest rail companies is to stop accepting cheques from the end of this week, years before the target date for phasing them out across the whole economy.
Saturday 18 June 2011
There's a great opportunity to give a massive boost to the mutual sector by ensuring that state-owned bank Northern Rock is returned to it. In his Mansion House speech this week, George Osborne announced a sale of Northern Rock adding: "Any interested parties can bid for it, including mutuals, which this Government is actively committed to promoting."
Thursday 16 June 2011
Cheques will not be abolished until an alternative paper-based payment system has been set up to replace them, the head of the Payments Council told MPs yesterday.
Saturday 14 May 2011
Q. I recently inherited some money in France. On 31 March, I paid in a cheque of €81,000 from my French bank account into my HSBC branch, to deposit in my sterling account. HSBC then wrote indicating that this would take six to eight weeks, attaching the terms and conditions for the transaction, but not explaining why there is such a long delay. I have called HSBC to complain, but got nowhere. MH, Bromley.
Sunday 08 May 2011
Tuesday 26 April 2011
Consumers were warned today that cheques could take up to two weeks to clear because of the high number of bank holidays occurring as a result of Easter and the royal wedding.
Sunday 17 April 2011
Tired and underperforming are two words that spring to mind when the UK's biggest investment trust, the Alliance trust, is mentioned.
Saturday 16 April 2011
Exchange Traded Funds are sold as a low-cost way to invest in a wide range of different investments. They are similar to tracker funds in that they are passive investments. But problems are beginning to be voiced about just what the underlying investments are, and are they safe.
Thursday 14 April 2011
Banks were accused today of ignoring the needs of millions of vulnerable people by pressing ahead with plans to phase out cheques.
Friday 18 March 2011
Lloyds is to axe 570 jobs and outsource more than 560 posts under further organisational changes, the banking giant announced today.
Friday 04 March 2011
The Government has been criticised for deciding to move the contract for processing benefit cheques from the Post Office.
Thursday 03 March 2011
The Government came under bitter attack today after deciding to move a lucrative contract for processing benefit cheques from the Post Office which campaigners warned would lead to fresh branch closures.
Wednesday 16 February 2011
A boss who marched an employee he found stealing from his company to a police station had to pay £13,000 for "humiliating" him.
Wednesday 16 February 2011
Albemarle & Bond reported soaring demand for its pawnbroking and gold buying business yesterday as it attracts new customers looking to free up cash in the economic gloom.
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