Fashion shops Charity shops Betting shops and arcades Tailors, dress fitters and fashion designers Auction houses Antique stores Retail art galleries Photography studios Gift shops and retail spaces in theatres, museums, libraries, heritage sites and tourism sites Mobile phone stores Craft fairs Similar types of retail Stores that have reopened: … [Read more...] about Boots to reopen beauty halls next month – but shoppers will have to follow new rules
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Pubs, clubs, hotels and restaurants are facing an uncertain future. Social distancing requirements mean there is little chance of returning to anything like normal trade and profits. They now face having to pay towards the government’s furlough scheme when some will not even be able to open their doors. We spoke to enterprises ranging from a Glasgow nightclub to an upmarket London restaurant chain to ask how – or if – they can get back to work. … [Read more...] about Venues in crisis: ‘We couldn’t survive if we opened 10 nights a week’
Both Andrew Cuomo and Bill De Blasio are refusing to reopen NYC and let people get back to work but are demanding money from the federal government for the services they run. On Wednesday de Blasio said it was Trump's fault that NYC had lost $9billion and Cuomo demanded more money in the next stimulus bill for government-run services … [Read more...] about NYC restaurants plead to be allowed to open with outdoor tables and say they’re in ‘dire need of help’ after being forced to stay closed for 11 weeks despite dwindling infection numbers
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It replaces part of your income - if you can’t work because you become ill or disabled. It pays out until you can start working again - or until you retire, die or the end of the policy term - whichever is sooner. There’s often a waiting period before the payments start - you generally set payments to start after your sick pay ends, or after any other insurance stops covering you. The longer you wait, the lower the monthly premiums. It covers most illnesses that leave you unable to work - either in the short or long term (depending on the type of policy and its definition of incapacity). You can claim as many times as you need to - while the policy lasts. … [Read more...] about What is income protection insurance and can I use it to protect my finances against coronavirus?