P541 Teletext 541 Jun19 11:10:33         ————————————— NEWS UPDATE ————————————— INFLATED INSURANCE CLAIMS The average insurance claim is inflated by at least 25% despite the industry's best efforts to curb dishonesty. A report from the Chartered Institute of Loss Adjusters found two thirds of members felt the average domestic claim was exaggerated by at least a quarter. Some 57% added they felt the public had bfcome less honest over the past five years. ——————————————————————————————————1/7—— Always get independent finance advice FREE MINI COLOUR TV ON PERSONAL LOANS OVER £5,00O SEE PAGE 538 Your Money Mortgages Property Jobs
P541 Teletext 541 Jun19 11:15:00         ————————————— NEWS UPDATE ————————————— REACHING MATURITY National Savings Series B Capital Bonds will mature between June 25, 1995 and March 14, 1996. Some £261m is invested. National Savings will write to holders to remind them that their bonds are maturing. Savers can either: convert to Reinvestment Capital Bond with a gross interest rate guaranteed for five years cash the money in. ——————————————————————————————————3/7—— Women take over the finances 542 WORRY FREE LOANS FOR ANY PURPOSE See Page 538 Your Money Mortgages Property Jobs
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P541 Teletext 541 Jun19 11:11:10         ————————————— NEWS UPDATE ————————————— INFLATED INSURANCE CLAIMS Many people are dishonest on insurance claims as they feel "everyone is doing it", say loss adfusters. Ideas that inflating claims gives a bnegotiating position", or "a way of making money" are also blamed. But according to a survey, 62% of loss adjusters believe clampdowns on claims are beginning to have effect. ——————————————————————————————————2/7—— Property Plus 544 Advice Clinic 543 Download and Analyse Share Prices on Your PC See Pages 532 & 533 Your Money Mortgages Property Jobs
P541 Teletext 541 Jun19 11:00:05         —————————————CNEWS UPDATE ————————————— 1994 - TOUGH YEAR FOR FIRMS 1994 was a tough year for UK firms, according to the London Stock Exchange Member firms lost £127m in 1994. Lower trading volumes and harsh economic conditions cut profits to the lowest levels since 1990. Firms faced a 10% rise in expenditure to £3.5bn as many chose not to cut staff bonuses and risk losing staff. ——————————————————————————————————4/7—— How index-linked certifcates work 543 Looking for advice? Why not write to: Teletext Advice Clinic P543 Your Money Mortgages Property Jobs
P541 Teletext 541 Jun19 11:01:02         ————————————— NEWS UPDATE ————————————— MONDAY MORNING BLUES? Drinking on the job is costing British industry more than £2bn a year, according to Government figures. Alcohol "misuse at work" hits smaller companies particularly hard as workers become inefficient and firms lose production time. A scheme is now in effect to promote workplace advisory services on alcohol. ——————————————————————————————————5/7—— How will the housing market move? 544 Download and Analyse Share Prices on Your PC See Pages 532 & 533 Your Money Mortgages Property Jobs
P541 Teletext 541 Jun19 11:01:39         ————————————— NEWS UPDATE ————————————— WOOLWICH LIFE INCOME ACCOUNT Woolwich Life has issued a Guaranteed Income Account offering regular monthly income over a five-year term for a minimum £5,000 investment. There are two income rates offering 5.80% net for investment of £5,000+ or 6% net for those savings £15,000+. Original investment is returned at the end of the term and income can be paid direct to your bank account. ——————————————————————————————————6/7—— Leisure & Pleasure 480 Fifty Plus 670 Download and Analyse Share Prices on Your PC See Pages 532 & 533 Your Money Mortgages Property Jobs