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Hey! I Got Spotlit!

So, you know how ravelry started putting project spotlights up? If not, here’s how it works. When you go to a pattern page on ravelry and click on the “projects” tab, you’ll go to a list of all the ravelry projects that were made from that pattern. 222 more words


Read what FOS staff think of their employer. Comments appear on review website. It does not make good reading.

I have discovered a website which allows a firm’s staff and recent staff, to describe what its like working for their employer.  The object being to allow anyone thinking of working there to see what it’s… 225 more words


FOS ombudsman overturns adjudicator (again)...doesn't happen often !

This is a most interesting case.
Consumer makes claim on life insurance policy
Insurer refuses full payment…offers reduced figure of £95k
Reason: policy declaration omitted relevant matters…diabetes, cholesterol, high BP… 282 more words


Three links to FOS stories

The FCA is going to ask IFAs for their views on FOS transparency

FCA says it finds no evidence of FOS being biased in favour of consumers… 15 more words


What Goes Around...Well, You Know

Oh, lovely readers, I have so much to tell you! I’m still spread really, really thin and have a ton on my plate. But, I’ve been feeling that blogging pull a lot lately. 776 more words


KWD: Episode 4-A tree grows in Staten Island

This week I talk about trees, jelly fishes and eye twitches. Oh, and yarn ;) I also have Blythe 101: Different Blythe sizes.

Hope you enjoy and as always thanks for watching! 48 more words


Steer clear of ambulance chasers

The old days of meekly accepting bad service or harsh treatment from insurers have gone haven’t they? Well I hope so and judging from the record numbers of cases the Financial Ombudsman Service (FOS) handles each year, that’s true. 182 more words