Ruling following the trial, Judge Mauger said: "Ms Brushett and Mr Hazeldean were equally culpable in this accident and Mr Hazeldean, for whatever reason, hasn't made a claim and so only Ms Brushett is getting a payout." … [Read more...] about Cyclist who hit woman when she stepped into road on phone left with £60,000 bill
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However, the research suggested the majority of so-called "boomerang kids" had contributed to their parents' costs in some way, and more than nine in 10 (91%) helping out around the house, with cooking the most frequent job, followed by washing-up and cleaning. … [Read more...] about Coronavirus: Lockdown ‘boomerangers’ add £2,700 to parents’ bills, survey finds
Jo Harris, head of Barclays Money Mentors financial guidance service, said: "As someone who has moved in with their parents during lockdown, I know first-hand how much of an adjustment it can be and how uncomfortable approaching the topic of money can feel. … [Read more...] about Coronavirus: Lockdown ‘boomerang kids’ add £2,700 to parents’ bills, survey finds
Mr deLaski and officials at Consumer Reports said there has been no public outcry or need for change. The Department of Energy's database of 12,499 showerheads showed 74% use two gallons or less water per minute, which is 20% less than the federal standard. … [Read more...] about Harebrained idea? Trump to ease water conservation rules after moaning that lack of pressure in the shower made it difficult to get his hair ‘perfect’
A quarter of furloughed people feel far less secure about their finances now and one in ten believe they will NEVER recover. Money and job worries are having a grave impact on the mental health of those kept at home. … [Read more...] about Is going to university worth the expense and student loan debt?