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Thursday 16 June 2022
by Wulf
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Rebated

Earlier this year it was announced that all people on lower council tax bands would get a £150 rebate and I’ve finally got the money in my account this morning. As I don’t pay my council tax by Direct Debit, … Continue reading

Wednesday 18 December 2013
by Wulf
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The Underbelly of Bitcoin

The other day I was asked about Bitcoin and I had to confess to a fair degree of ignorance. I’d heard of it and I’d heard the price was rapidly inflating but I had a certain innate scepticism. Even more … Continue reading

Tuesday 10 December 2013
by Wulf
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If I Told You…

I think I must have rushed putting my security details in when logging into my bank account this morning because, suddenly I was on three strikes and out. I confess this engendered a sense of rising dread – not only … Continue reading

Thursday 28 November 2013
by Wulf
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The £5 Limit

A lot of UK shops still have a minimum required spend of £5 or more for paying by card. I must observe that this is becoming increasingly easy to do, even with a single item. I suppose it is more … Continue reading

Tuesday 20 March 2012
by Wulf
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Smells Phishy to Me

Look at this delightfully tempting email I received from the tax man: Claim Your Tax Refund Online Dear Customer, HM Revenue & Customs has identified an error in the calculation of your tax from the last payment, amounting to £ … Continue reading