If it sounds too good to be true, it probably is.
Scams are schemes to con you out of your money. They can arrive by post, phone call, text message or email or a scammer may turn up at your home.
Most people are probably aware that Googling has become synonymous with Internet searches in much the same way as hoovering did with vacuum cleaning.
A googly on the other hand is a cricketing term not to be confused with Google. It is a delivery bowled by a right arm leg spin bowler to a right handed batsman which moves in the opposite direction to that which the batsman might have expected after it has pitched.
It is difficult not to feel sorry for Brazilian football fans following their team’s ignominious exit from the World Cup. Bill Shankly, the legendary Liverpool FC manager famously said,
“Some people believe football is a matter of life and death, I am very disappointed with that attitude. I can assure you it is much,
So I said to the gym instructor: ‘Can you teach me to do the splits?’ He said: ‘How flexible are you?’ I said: ‘I can’t make Tuesdays.’
Do you sometimes wish your job allowed you to do something else on Tuesdays? Well,
What’s the difference between a Tuna and a piano?
You can tune a piano but you can’t piano a Tuna.
What’s the difference between Financial Advice and money advice?
This is however, no joke. Financial advice is about the choices we have to make when considering how to make investments and pensions or where to put savings.
Hello, is there anybody in there?
Just nod if you can hear me.
Is there anyone home?
Come on, now, I hear you’re feeling down.
Well I can ease your pain
And get you on your feet again.
Relax, I’ll need some information first.
Numerous sexual encounters in a single night, theft, deceit and revenge feature in the Reeve’s Tale, one of Geoffrey Chaucer’s Canterbury Tales. What is or was, a Reeve?
In Saxon times, a reeve was an officer of the court whose duties included executing decisions taken by the court.
I mean, what have you got to lose
You know, you come from nothing, you’re going back to nothing
What have you lost? Nothing!
Part of Always Look on the Bright Side of Life (Monty Python)
Citizens Advice is concerned that an increasing number of people who have very little are being left with nothing through no fault of their own.