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by sparkey1
Fri Aug 03, 2018 8:24 pm
Forum: Savings & Stooz Pots
Topic: Friendly Society stoozepots
Replies: 3
Views: 4258

Re: Friendly Society stoozepots

Appreciate that its an old thread, but if your preretirement, and you have a SIPP you can choose your own investments and beneficeries if you die. If you dont die, hopefully your investments will have grown. Obviously the benefit of the life assurance is that you can leverage your premium to get a h...
by sparkey1
Fri Aug 03, 2018 8:20 pm
Forum: Deals & Tips
Topic: Raisin £50 incentive
Replies: 11
Views: 3358

Re: Raisin £50 incentive

Heard about it as well via MSE. They were looking into it, and initially being cautious. However they seem to be behind it now.
by sparkey1
Fri Aug 03, 2018 8:18 pm
Forum: Coffee Lounge / feedback
Topic: Halifax Monthly £6.25 ers
Replies: 21
Views: 17483

Re: Halifax Monthly £6.25 ers

Well the rewards have dropped even more now!
by sparkey1
Wed Jul 25, 2018 9:59 am
Forum: Stoozing Credit Cards
Topic: Curve
Replies: 9
Views: 4628

Re: Curve

No, you cant link the curve card to Amex. The Amex solutuion is to spend as normal on the Amex card, but then pay online with the Curve Card which you should link to your Barclaycard. That way you get the Amex reward, and also the Barclaycard reward. I havent tried it yet, but you can also pay your ...
by sparkey1
Mon Jul 23, 2018 8:13 pm
Forum: Deals & Tips
Topic: Money management
Replies: 13
Views: 10462

Re: Money management

If you are a HSBC customer, they now have a aggregation app called connected money that aggregates the mainstream providers. Its now every company, and has some drawbacks. Ie You can register your Natwest accounts, but not your credit card. have a newish app. You have to be a HSBC Customer to use it.
by sparkey1
Mon Jul 23, 2018 7:52 pm
Forum: Stoozing Credit Cards
Topic: Curve
Replies: 9
Views: 4628

Re: Curve

Amex, yes did it last week. Double cash back and nothing so far to make me concerned. Paid on account at HMRC last week using Curve linked to Barclaycard. Tried paying a Santander credit card but that didn't work. Paid a Natwest Credit Card via Curve. I tried to pay £10 to Selftrade, and they refund...
by sparkey1
Sun Jul 22, 2018 4:00 pm
Forum: Savings & Stooz Pots
Topic: Santander Select Account
Replies: 3
Views: 2257

Re: Santander Select Account

This works well for us stoozers as we are continually moving money between accounts. Sarah, your correct in saying it doesn't give you many benefits. A gold Santander card that is basically a Santander card in a different colour isn't much of a benefit. There is a hidden benefit. You get access to a...
by sparkey1
Sun Jul 22, 2018 4:00 pm
Forum: Savings & Stooz Pots
Topic: Santander Select Account
Replies: 3
Views: 2257

Re: Santander Select Account

This works well for us stoozers as we are continually moving money between accounts. Sarah, your correct in saying it doesn't give you many benefits. A gold Santander card that is basically a Santander card in a different colour isn't much of a benefit. There is a hidden benefit. You get access to a...
by sparkey1
Sun Jul 22, 2018 3:52 pm
Forum: Stoozing Credit Cards
Topic: Curve
Replies: 9
Views: 4628

Re: Curve

Plantera, original post is two years old on this subject However you can get the best of both worlds by continuing to pay using Amex first, and linking your curve card to another cash back credit card. You then pay the Amex bill online using the curve card. Double cash back! `However the curve limit...
by sparkey1
Sun Jul 22, 2018 3:47 pm
Forum: Coffee Lounge / feedback
Topic: Credit scores
Replies: 13
Views: 20662

Re: Credit scores

The MSE Credit Club gives scores and reports nowadays.

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