Western Union, Consumer Portfolio Service and VeriSign Team to Offer Mobile Bill Payment Solution

Western Union, Consumer Portfolio Service and VeriSign Team to Offer Mobile Bill Payment Solution
Pilot Allows CPS Customers to Trigger Payments Directly From Their Mobile Devices
ENGLEWOOD, Colo., Apr 30, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) — The Western Union Company (NYSE: WU), together with Consumer Portfolio Services Inc. (CPS) and VeriSign’s Messaging and Mobile Media Division (NASDAQ: VRSN), today […]

Home Sweet Home? Not for one in ten motorists!

Home Sweet Home? Not for one in ten motorists!
One in ten motorists spend more time in their cars than at home, according to a new study by car insurance specialist Admiral.
The survey of 3,000 people has revealed that for many of us, the car is the place where we spend most of our time. And […]

Congestion charging survey suggests schemes are a dead duck to UK motorists

Congestion charging survey suggests schemes are a dead duck to UK motorists
Only one in three motorists say congestion charging in their town or city would make them use their car less. While fewer than a quarter of motorists believe other cities should follow London and introduce congestion charge zones. This is the outcome of research […]

Legal eagles top worst drivers list

Legal eagles top worst drivers list
Lawyers, judges and magistrates are 60% more likely than the average motorist to have points on their licence, according to research by insurance specialist Admiral. And it seems the trend continues with other groups working in positions of responsibility having worse driving records than Joe Public as well. […]

Savings for multiple car households

Savings for multiple car households
Running a car is expensive at anytime but especially in the current climate. Everyone is trying to cut their expenditure but for many households scaling down to one car per household isn’t a practical option.
Admiral is advising motorists with two or more cars in their household to try its […]

Motorists hail cabbies as least courteous drivers

Motorists hail cabbies as least courteous drivers
Taxi drivers are the least courteous and most irritating motorists on our roads, according to a poll of UK motorists by insurance specialist, Admiral.
The survey of over 700 people quizzed drivers on theirs and other road users’ courtesy, or lack of it and found that the motorists […]

Motorists say they’ll be driving less despite their reliance on cars

Motorists say they’ll be driving less despite their reliance on cars
British motorists are more reliant on their cars than this time last year but expect to drive fewer miles over the coming year. This is the conclusion of insurance expert Admiral in its forthcoming Annual Survey of British Motorists.
Admiral surveyed over 2,500 motorists and […]

Younger generation on track for brighter financial futures

Younger generation on track for brighter financial futures
NatWest unveils Year 2 findings from the MoneySense Panel – an unprecedented five year survey of over 9,000 young people, aged 12-19 years, examining the effectiveness of financial education. It looks at earnings, budgeting, debt, and hopes and aspirations for their future finances.
The results from this year’s […]

Royal Bank of Scotland Group PLC - Annual General Meeting/General Meeting

Royal Bank of Scotland Group PLC - Annual General Meeting/General Meeting
The Royal Bank of Scotland Group plc will hold its Annual General Meeting at 1.00 pm today followed by a General Meeting. The meetings will deal with the proposed resolutions as set out in the Notice of Meetings issued to shareholders on 9 March 2009 […]

Sir Jackie Stewart Agrees Contract Amendment with RBS Group

Sir Jackie Stewart Agrees Contract Amendment with RBS Group
6 March 2009
In recognition of the changed financial and economic circumstances facing RBS, Sir Jackie Stewart has been in discussion with the Group over a period of weeks about the remaining terms of his contract. As a result of these, Sir Jackie has offered to fulfil his […]