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Opening a Bank Account

Bank Accounts

Setting up a bank account can sometimes be tricky, it really depends on the particular branch’s bank manager. Also, no bank is keen to open an account where they think the account holder will only stay in the UK for a short time. 270 more words

Au Pair

Lizard saves humanity

Okay, that’s crazy, right? But it’s not as far fetched at it sounds. Of course, in the end (and make no mistake about it: we… 532 more words


Its a Dogs Day Everyday in Carmel!

Carmel by the Sea, California is truly a special place.  It is a cottage town that I would define charming, sophisticated, rustic, artistic, lush, wealthy, friendly, and lets not forget the Spectacular  Sea! 406 more words


Military Meets Insurance…..

One thing I hope to achieve with the Veterans Portrait Project UK is help dispel the misconception that all veterans are elderly and served in the war.  262 more words


Riding Out the Banking Apocalypse

A review of Ivan Fallon’s Black Horse Ride, from The Robson Press.

The just-published Black Horse Ride – while sounding like an emotional recounting of the last days of an uncolonised land or even a hellish descent into a plague-ridden Europe – is, in fact, a history of Lloyds Banking Group. 590 more words

Alastair Darling

Serial armed robber who raided a bank so often he shut it down for a short time- jailed for 11 years

An armed robber who carried out raids on banks in the Clapham and east Dulwich areas has been jailed for 11 years.

The Met Police say 35 year old Marlon Noble was ‘dangerous’ and praised members of the public who detained him as he left the scene of one of his crimes on New Year’s Eve. 612 more words


What's the point of banks?

News that the HSBC is to slash it’s costs by $5bn. spells trouble for 6,000 British workers and their families. It will probably be seen as good news to the shareholders of the bank but what of the customers? 705 more words