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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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Migrants trapped on border fence for HOURS as 200 attempt to break into Spanish land

According to the Spanish newspaper El Mundo, some 200 migrants from sub-Saharan Africa attempted to scale the six-metre fence which separates Morocco and the autonomous city in northern Africa on Saturday. At least 50 of the migrants were left stuck at the top of the fence, which is lined with barbed wire, before being helped to the ground by authorities ...

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Miami Heat fan in black dress sends Internet into frenzy

Basketballs weren’t the only thing bouncing at the Miami Heat game Tuesday night. The home team beat the Indiana Pacers by eight, but viewers at home were more excited about the buxom blonde seated underneath the basket. alyssanelsonmn/via instagram Alyssa Nelson posted this screenshot from the Miami Heat game Tuesday night to her Instagram page with the caption “sports are ...

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Guess Who This Little Mullet Man Turned Into!

Before this serious stud was showing his pretty little face on television, he was just another colorful kid with flowing locks in sunny Southern California. Can you guess who he is? TMZ.com

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Garmin’s elegant new Vivofit looks like it will grant me entry into Club Fit

If I had to choose between Garmin’s pair of new fitness trackers — the Vivofit 3 and the Vivoactive HR — I’d definitely go for the former. Not just because I’m a persistent slouch, and the heart-rate tracking features on the Vivoactive HR would be wasted on me, but because the Vivofit 3 is one of the nicest looking activity trackers I’ve ...

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Lifeboat transformed into a Scottish Highland home you can rent on Airbnb

The Alexandra was built in 1903 and was stationed with the RNLI in Norfolk After retiring in 1934 she was brought to Scotland by the Fothergill family Owners made lifeboat habitable and listed it on Airbnb for £50 per night By Georgia Diebelius For Mailonline Published: 07:51 EST, 18 February 2016 | Updated: 07:58 EST, 18 February 2016 A century-old ...

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Google’s think tank is transforming into a tech lab called Jigsaw

Alphabet executive chairman Eric Schmidt announced today that Google Ideas, the New York City-based web and policy think tank, is being transformed into a tech incubator named Jigsaw. Schmidt revealed the news in a post on Medium, saying the team will focus on using technology “to tackle the toughest geopolitical challenges, from countering violent extremism to thwarting online censorship to mitigating ...

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Judge says Apple must help the FBI break into San Bernardino shooter’s iPhone

A federal judge today ordered Apple to assist law enforcement with breaking into the iPhone owned by one of the San Bernardino shooters. According to court papers, Apple has declined to voluntarily provide technical help in accessing the iPhone 5c owned by Syed Farook, who killed 14 people at a health clinic in the California city on December 2nd alongside his ...

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Verizon has AOL chief Tim Armstrong looking into a Yahoo acquisition

Verizon appears closer to scooping up Yahoo, a move that would place an even larger slice of the internet under the internet provider’s umbrella. Tim Armstrong, CEO of Verizon subsidiary AOL, is now in charge of a potential acquisition of the old tech giant’s assets, according to a report from Bloomberg today. There haven’t been any discussions between the two companies, and ...

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4 Times It May Pay to Go Into Debt

Filed under: Debt Getty By Maryalene LaPonsie Debt is a four-letter word of the bad kind, according to some people. The type of thing that shouldn’t even be considered by responsible adults. However, not all finance professionals agree debt is something to be avoided. “Not all debt is created equal,” says Gary Poch, vice president of global consumer services for ...

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