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How to make a PPI Claim (Payment Protection Insurance)

Have you taken out a loan or credit card from a bank or building society? Are you one of the 2 million people who have been sold insurance they don’t need and can’t use? You may have been recommended to take out something called Payment Protection Insurance (PPI). It helps borrowers to meet the repayments of a loan if they are unable to keep up repayments due to accident, sickness or unemployment. This...

Halifax Share Dealing today launches Fantasy Trader

Halifax Share Dealing today launches Fantasy Trader that gives investors an opportunity to trade on real stock markets, with a virtual £10,000 through a practice share dealing account. Fantasy Trader gives customers a chance to experiment with new trading strategies to see how they could potentially boost their investment returns by diversifying their portfolio.  It also gives them the opportunity to try...

Pounds to Euros – How Exchange Rates Affect Business

  The foreign exchange rate can have a profound effect on one’s business, so it pays to keep an eye on this market especially with reference to the Pounds to Euros rate. For example, if you sell products that are made abroad, you will most likely pay for those products in the native currency. So, if you buy leather jackets from Italy, you will probably pay for those jackets in Euros. Assuming you will...