Christmas Office Closures

That, as they say, is a wrap🎁 for 2018. From 1 pm on Friday 21st December the office will be closed. We will be reopening bright-eyed and bushy-tailed on Wednesday3rd January 2019. We wish you a Happy Christmas and a peaceful New Year.

DIY PPI

From 1990 until 2010, 64 million payment protection insurance (PPI) policies were sold by banks and financial institutions on loans, mortgages, and credit cards. Often these policies were sold without the knowledge of the customer. PPI is an insurance taken out by a customer in case you lost your job or became ill and were unable …

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What is a service charge and what does it have to do with my house?

I’ve just bought a house and I’ve got to pay a yearly service charge. What gives? A yearly service charge will usually relate to the maintenance of common areas. If you have bought a house in a development, it may have common grass/green areas. An apartment will have common areas such as a car park, …

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“Data Protection” *snoring sounds* “Up to €20 million fine” *wakes up, spills coffee*

You may have noticed that social media and other apps have been updating their Privacy Policies over the last few days with updates taking effect 25th May. The reasons for this have been touted by the companies themselves as ‘giving you even more control over your data’ and ‘increasing privacy’. But we know by now …

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