Do Universal Credit claimants need to pay Council Tax? Who can claim reduced tax bill?

UNIVERSAL CREDIT is a payment which may be made in order to help those on low income or who are out of work with their living costs. Do those receiving Universal Credit payments need to pay Council Tax? Daily Express :: Finance Feed  More...

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By James Mackanzie On Tuesday, July 23rd, 2019
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Pound US Dollar exchange rate: GBP/USD dips 0.2% as Tory leadership contest comes to end

The pound slipped slightly against the US dollar this morning, with the pairing trading in the region of $ 1.247. Later this evening, voting for the Conservative leadership contest will close and on Tuesday the More...

By James Mackanzie On Tuesday, July 23rd, 2019
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Pound euro exchange rate eases as no-deal Brexit fears rise ahead of Tory leader contest

The pound euro exchange rate eased by -0.2 percent this morning, leaving the pairing fluctuating around €1.112 as Brexit jitters increased ahead of the Tory leadership announcement. GBP/EUR is set to remain sensitive More...

By James Mackanzie On Tuesday, July 23rd, 2019
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HEAT NETWORKS AND DISTRICT HEATING: Tougher rules in pipeline to help energy customers

HOME buyers, especially those of new-build flats, beware. Before you complete, do you know how your heating is being supplied and why you should care? Daily Express :: Finance Feed  More...

By James Mackanzie On Monday, July 22nd, 2019
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AUTHOR starts new chapter after publishing deal refund

You could not make it up … and that was the problem for Sandra Hobson whose warts and all memoir about her life, from abused adopted child to escort, actress and genteel town mayor, suddenly ran into trouble More...

By James Mackanzie On Monday, July 22nd, 2019
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HECK takes modern farming to new heights with vertical plan

Premium bangers and burgers brand Heck Food is to build a vertical farm as expands into agritech and sustainability with a new £500,000 investment programme. Daily Express :: Finance Feed  More...

By James Mackanzie On Monday, July 22nd, 2019
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Warning on Unauthorised Firm – Legitime Loan Service

The Central Bank of Ireland (‘Central Bank’) today 22 July 2019 published the name of an unauthorised firm, Legitime Loan Service (United Kingdom) – www.legitimeloanfinance.com in order to warn More...

By James Mackanzie On Monday, July 22nd, 2019
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Weathering Storms: Brexit, Overheating Pressures, and Global Factors – Acting Governor Sharon Donnery

Remarks delivered to MacGill Summer School Good morning1. It is a personal pleasure to speak at MacGill Summer School. Over the last nearly forty years the School has made an important contribution to public More...

By James Mackanzie On Monday, July 22nd, 2019
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Stamp Duty Land Tax should be ‘RADICALLY cut’ on £500k homes, says MP ‘Get market moving’

STAMP DUTY LAND TAX is payable on most purchases of property or land in the UK. A new report argues that the new Prime Minister should abolish the tax entirely on 770,000 primary house purchases. Daily Express More...

By James Mackanzie On Monday, July 22nd, 2019
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The economy needs to be resilient to a wide range of outcomes; we must not only be prepared but prepared to act– Acting Governor, Sharon Donnery

The economy needs to be resilient to the risks associated with strong domestic growth as well as external threats. A disorderly Brexit is one of the main risks to the Irish economy. Strong domestic economic More...