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Holland and Barrett - Delivering Rotten Food

The DeliveyDemon has in the past bought aloe vera juice from Holland and Barrett. The sealed opaque bottles usually have shelf life well over a year into the future so it makes sense to buy a few at a time and save the delivery hassle. 670 more words


Finding evidence of banks mis-selling

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Misled and Mis-sold: Financial misbehaviour in retail banks?


My Mint column: Here is proof that banks mis-sell

Anybody who has walked into a bank branch in a metropolitan city would have been pushed towards a financial product that he or she didn’t want. 444 more words

Personal Finance

Consumer Rights

The Consumer Protection Act, 1986 and several other laws like the Weights, Standards & Measures Act can have been formulated to make sure that there is fair competition in the market and free flow of correct information from goods and services providers to the ones who consume them. 56 more words

Yes, banks mis-sell. Now what?

I wrote last week about the results of the research that household finance economist Renuka Sane and I did, which showed how banks mis-sell third-party financial products in India. 96 more words

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New Guidelines Give Patients Access to Medical Records

Providing patients access to their health information is indeed always a challenge. I thought I was well versed on this subject matter as a clinical social worker and therapist. 989 more words