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Avoid falling into a rate trap

Providers have rushed to cut rates on hundreds of savings accounts, but have been slower to reduce mortgage costs. You can redress the balance by fighting back to get a better rate on both your savings and borrowings. SAVINGS SAVAGED Bank of England governor Mark Carney’s move to halve base rates to 0.25 per cent last month has sparked another ...

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Organic Meat And Milk A Lot Richer In Healthy Omega-3 Fatty Acids, Indicates New Study – Should You Avoid Farmed Products?

Organic meat and milk are a lot richer in omega-3, concludes a new study. Conventionally “farmed” products simply do not offer the health benefits the organically produced ones can, adds the study conducted by scientists from multiple nations. Organically produced products are essentially a lot healthier than conventional products in a number of ways. This news is certainly music to ...

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10 of the Most Infuriating Fees and How to Avoid Them

Filed under: Banking, Travel, Internet, How to Save Money, Renting By Stacy Johnson You give me something I want, we agree on a price, I pay for it. It’s the way the world has worked for thousands of years. These days? Not so much. Today, with an increasing number of businesses, it goes more like this: You provide something I ...

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‘Miller High Life’ Guy Blood Clot Caused Sudden Death At 36: How You Can Avoid Fatal Embolism [Video]

Windell D. Middlebrooks, who became famous as the “Miller High Life” guy on beer commercials, died suddenly at 36 despite being in seemingly good health. Now the autopsy has revealed that the actor’s death was due to a blood clot, reported TMZ. And although the official cause of death was a pulmonary embolism (a blood clot that traveled to his ...

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50-Year-Old Woman Claims She Hasn’t Smiled Once In 40 Years To Avoid Face Wrinkles

A 50-year-old British woman claims she has found the ultimate answer to fighting the aging process, specifically face wrinkles, and hasn’t smiled so much as once in 40 years in order to avoid lines and wrinkles. Forget plastic surgery and face masks. One has to admit that Tess Christian, from the U.K., featured in the picture above, does look amazing ...

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Drink Beer To Improve Chances Of Fathering A Child, Avoid Coffee, Suggests Study

Couples trying to have a baby do tons of research to improve their chances. Here’s one more research to ponder which indicates that having beer might be a good idea for the dad-to-be. If you’re a man and you’re trying to conceive, you should start drinking, according to a study published in the United States. Massachusetts General Hospital studied more ...

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British man pretended to be quadriplegic, comatose to avoid court

Updated October 23, 2014 1:58 AMBy THE ASSOCIATED PRESS In this image made available by South Wales Police shows a video image Alan Knight,of Swansea south Wales, right, in a supermarket in Bishopís Cleeve in western England in June 2014. (Credit: AP) Travel deals He might have got away with it if it hadn’t been for his supermarket loyalty card. ...

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Winter Is Coming: Four Ways To Avoid Winter Depression

Scientists are still trying to understand why the onset of Winter brings with it a sense of depression. One common factor of those who suffer from what is called Seasonal Affective Disorder – or SAD – is that they are particularly sensitive to the reduction or absence of sunlight. Martin Downs, MPH, writing on the WebMD website explains that researchers ...

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How to Avoid Paying Your Bank $70 to Borrow $6 for 6 Days

Filed under: Banking, Checking Accounts, Savings Accounts, Financial Education Alamy Cash is expensive. And the most expensive form of cash sits in your checking account, earning 0 percent interest. Smart investors try to keep as little money as possible in their checking accounts, because you end up losing money after inflation. The overdraft product for these checking accounts was designed ...

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Malaysia Airlines Changes Plane Routes to Avoid Ukraine

Filed under: Travel, Security, Transportation & Logistics, Travel Industry Phil Nijhuis/APA closed desk of Malaysian airlines is seen at Schiphol airport in Amsterdam on Thursday. By EILEEN NG KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia — Malaysia Airlines says that in the wake of the shooting down of one of its passenger jets over Ukraine, it has changed the route its planes will take ...

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