Is vehicle tracking ready to go private?

February 8, 2009 · Filed Under Insurance · Comment 

There are a number of well known ways in which you can reduce your premiums on your car insurance. Simple obvious ones include having an alarm system, steering lock, and other immobilisation devices fitted. Others include parking off the road in your garage, or having advanced driving training. Fairly common sense stuff. Interesting enough, though, [...]

Why the Bank of England rate cut is wrong

February 6, 2009 · Filed Under Economy, Financial Crisis · Comment 

This week’s move by the Bank of England to cut the interest rate to an all time low of 1% is a bad move for all of us, especially those trying to save money. It is an unfortunate double whammy, because while the tax payer is subsidising the banking system via RBS and Lloyds especially [...]