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Members Advice on buying a house

(+) The feeling you get when you unlock the door for the first time (-) Things can and likely will go wrong if you are complacent (*) (On Ciao since: 03/2004)

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Member Advice on Finance - Some Lifestyle Choices that can Save you Money

Some Lifestyle Choices that can Save you Money

(+) Saving Money (-) Getting used to saving money! (*) (On Ciao since: 10/2010)

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Member Advice on Avoiding Credit Fraud

(+) SAVING YOU MONEY, TIME, HASSLE (-) NONE, APART FROM TIME OF READING THE ARTICLE (*) (On Ciao since: 12/2001)

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Member Advice on Finance - Member Advice on The European Single Currency

Member Advice on The European Single Currency

(+) Stability, convenience, (-) Boring banknotes (*) (On Ciao since: 01/2001)

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Member Advice on Choosing Pet Insurance

(+) Cover for illness, injury and disease. (-) A good policy can be expensive, but a cheap policy may be a waste of money. (*) (On Ciao since: 07/2005)

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Members Advice on Customer Complaints

(+) Getting what you want. (-) Can be time consuming. (*) (On Ciao since: 08/2003)

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Member Advice on Market Research

(+) Fairly well paid, flexible employment (-) No guarantee of work, can be difficult, having to pay expenses, are you sure to get paid? (*) (On Ciao since: 01/2001)

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Member Advice on the National Lottery

(+) Nothing wrong with debauchery if your not mesmerized by assets (-) National obsession for the silver haired brigade (*) (On Ciao since: 07/2002)

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Members advice on New EEC laws on buying a house in France.

(+) People need to be informed. (-) None. (*) (On Ciao since: 03/2004)

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Member Advice on Saving Money Online

(+) Opportunities to save, and earn money on the internet (-) Can be time consuming as you need to do your research to find the best offers. (*) (On Ciao since: 08/2010)

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What Do You Want From Your Bank?

(+) They are liable to many discrepancies and can be sued (-) Delving into your money pot regulary (*) (On Ciao since: 03/2001)

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Member Advice on Pyramid Gifting Schemes

(+) NONE (-) You will almost certainly lose money (*) (On Ciao since: 11/2001)

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Member Advice on Preparing Business Plan

(+) Business Plan for all business (-) There arn't any because i wrote it :) (*) (On Ciao since: 06/2006)

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Member Advice on Renting Via Letting Agencies

(+) Added Security, Range Of Benefits, They Do The Hard Work (-) It Will Cost Money, You Need One You Can Trust (*) (On Ciao since: 05/2003)

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Member Advice on How to Improve Your Credit Rating

(+) Only for the con man (-) Debt and lifelong worry (*) (On Ciao since: 10/2002)

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3 reviews

Member Advice on Council Tax

(+) It could be higher (-) Everything else (*) (On Ciao since: 05/2002)

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Family Days Out On A Budget

(+) quick attraction comparison price website (-) not much data at present, cannot list attractions the define children price by height (*) (On Ciao since: 03/2011)

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5 reviews

Member Advice on Fair Trade

(+) People working and trading with dignity. (-) A few pennies more. (*) (On Ciao since: 07/2001)

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Member Advice on ISA's

(+) Ease of application (-) Stock market fluctuations (*) (On Ciao since: 02/2002)

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Member Advice on Becoming a Host Family to Foreign Students

(+) Get to me some interesting foreigners (-) Can get a "bad penny" (*) (On Ciao since: 03/2004)

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Members advice on home budgeting.

(+) SAVING MONEY TO BUY THINGS YOU WANT (-) NOTHING, HOW CAN SAVING MONEY BE BAD (*) (On Ciao since: 03/2004)

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Member Advice on Premium Bonds

(+) capital guaranteed, tax free winnings, potential of jackpot wins (-) relatively low returns on investment and high level of investment needed (*) (On Ciao since: 01/2003)

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Member Advice on the Pros and Cons of Joint Accounts

(+) can help you to save (-) can cause arguments (*) (On Ciao since: 08/2002)

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Identity Theft

(+) FOLLOW THE ADVICE, AND SAVE THE HASSLE AND YOUR MONEY (-) LOSING ALL OF YOUR HARD EARNED INCOME (*) (On Ciao since: 03/2009)

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Member Advice on Chosing a New Gas or Electricity Supplier

(+) You could save some money! (-) You've still got to spend rather a lot! (*) (On Ciao since: 07/2002)

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Member Advice on Dealing with Credit Card Problems

(+) You can reduce your chances of fraud (-) You will eventually suffer fraud (*) (On Ciao since: 02/2004)

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Member Advice on Auctions

(+) Make some real money (-) You must be organised and keep up with the admin (*) (On Ciao since: 05/2001)

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Member Advice on How to Save Money Shopping Online

(+) Good bargains, Money saved (-) Can't think of any (*) (On Ciao since: 11/2004)

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2 reviews

Income Tax on Ciao Earnings

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Member Advice on Finance - Member Advice on Earning Money

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How to Find, Finance & Buy a house!*UPDATE*

Advantages: The feeling you get when you unlock the door for the first time
Disadvantages: Things can and likely will go wrong if you are complacent

*******UPDATE 23rd SEP**************** At this point in time in the UK, the Financial Services Industry is about to go through a major change as it is now going to be under regulated MANDATORY government legislation. This is due to happen on the 31st ...

drewboy 25.05.2004 ˇ Read full review
Ciao members have rated this review on average: exceptional
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The First Time Buyers Guide to house buying!

Advantages: Understand what steps need to be completed
Disadvantages: May make you realise you can't afford to purchase.

This review is based on my current experience as a First Time buyer, who knew absolutely nothing about buying a house so here is my bit of advice at understanding what is involves in making it though the actual sales. When you decide to move out of you ...

KELLYLOUJ 01.05.2006 ˇ Read full review
Ciao members have rated this review on average: exceptional
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Who the F*** is Larry?!

Advantages: I'm on the ladder!
Disadvantages: I'm skint, it was a hard slog getting there!

Seeing as I have had my flat for a whole month now and have not yet bored you all to tears with dull house stories, I think now would be a good time, and where better to start than with advice on how to buy a house. Before I start my review, I need to add ...

tazzywazzy 07.11.2006 ˇ Read full review
Ciao members have rated this review on average: very helpful
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TO BUY OR NOT TO BUY-THAT IS THE QUESTION-UPDATE!

Advantages: Tell me - are there any?
Disadvantages: Tell me - are there any?

...HOW TO REACH THE DECIDING FACTOR? This is an important and vital question. We are undecided and I hope that maybe by publishing this review we can get some helpful feedback from members on Ciao. Here goes:- Having recently sold my husband's modest 1 ...

Sal4Mike 15.09.2006 ˇ Read full review
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should it be an investment or a home?

Advantages: a place to call your own
Disadvantages: but it is probably the building societies....

I think most men would say that a house is an investment and most women a home Also in my experience most men look to the outside - it's a male's territory - whereas women look at the internal aesthetics I know a couple who personify this - the guy ...

mark-southside 13.04.2004 ˇ Read full review
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