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Automotive

Drivers issued urgent warning for ‘crash for cash’ scams as hotspots named – ‘lure you in’

MOTORISTS have been given an urgent warning to watch out for gangs of criminals using “crash for cash” scams. Source link

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UK

Prince Charles ‘would never take suitcase of cash again’

In an extraordinary admission, a senior royal source said times had changed, insisting: “It would not ­happen again…that was then, this is now.” The source suggested Charles had acted on the advice of courtiers when he previously agreed to take the gifts and pass them to his charity, the Prince of Wales’s Charitable Fund. The […]

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UK

Prince Charles accepting millions in bags of cash for charity ‘would not happen again’

The aide has responded to reports that between 2011and 2015 Prince Charles accepted up to €3million (£2.5million) in cash stuffed in bags from a Qatari Sheikh for his charity. The aide said it would “not happen again”. Speaking to The Sunday Times, the aide said: “As we said over the weekend, it was passed immediately […]

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Technology

For a limited time, Apple Card now offers double cash back at select merchants

Many credit cards offer some perks when using them, and Apple‘s is not an exclusion. If you own an Apple Card, you probably know that you get 2% cash back every time you pay with it through Apple Pay. However, Apple has begun sending some emails to its Card holders, declaring that there is a […]

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Technology

Apple Card doubles its cash back for a limited time

Apple has announced one of the best Daily Cash offers for Apple Card users we’ve seen yet. In an email to Apple Card users, the company announced that cardholders can grab double the Daily Cash they earn with select merchants through July 31. Instead of the usual two percent, Apple Card users will enjoy four […]

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UK

‘Horrendously wasteful’ quangos spend £31m in taxpayer cash on social media in three years

BBC QT audience discuss the use of taxpayers’ money The data was published by the TaxPayers’ Alliance, with investigations campaign manager Elliot Keck claiming its findings highlighted “horrendously wasteful excesses” in arms-length organisations. However, NHS Blood and Transplant Service has countered by pointing out the important role social media plays in enabling it to connect […]

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Science

New cash splash on blue carbon: Environment Minister Plibersek

Live The federal government will fund five new blue carbon projects around Australia and has also promised help for Pacific neighbours. Environment Minister Tanya Plibersek has addressed delegates at the UN Ocean Conference in Portugal, saying coastal ecosystems are crucial in the fight against climate change. So called blue carbon ecosystems including mangroves, seagrasses and […]

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Finance

Council tax rebate: How to check if you qualify for £150 free cash

The Council Tax Discretionary Relief is on offer for those who are unable to pay their bill due to exceptional circumstances. Many councils have already delivered the rebate to residents. People on Universal Credit will get the first instalment of a £650 one-off payment to help with the cost of living, from July 14. This […]

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Travel

Travel money: Should I exchange cash or just use card? ‘Cash is still king’ warns expert

From paying for dinner to getting on the bus, there are more places than ever before that will accept cashless transactions. Since the coronavirus pandemic, much of the World has moved towards making cashless payments easier than ever. Despite this, according to Simon Phillips, managing director of travel money specialists No1 Currency: “Cash is still […]

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Business

We’re trimming a winner we still believe in to raise some cash and right-size our position

We do not want to be greedy like we were with our oil names. We do not want to make the same mistake twice. Source link