Non Dependent Status

Non Dependent Status

What is the Problem? This one comes from a member who has highlighted a sneaky trick which the ‘powers-that-be’ are employing, in order to claim council tax in a situation where it should perhaps not be paid; all because of one of the family living with...
The Love Tax

The Love Tax

What is the Problem? This is a subject which has been raised a few times. Noticing that a pattern in the behavior of Benefits agency staff is becoming evident, we thought it best to investigate and see what’s going on. Simply put… being “in-love” can now...
Birmingham Midshires – Who Owns My Mortgage?

Birmingham Midshires – Who Owns My Mortgage?

What is the Problem? Mr Treanor, from Bedfordshire, contacted the show with a problem. He is trying to sell his home, and this will mean redeeming his mortgage. Unfortunately, the mortgage company, doesn’t own the mortgage and therefore Mr Treanor cannot...
How to Get Rid of Nuisance Phone Callers

How to Get Rid of Nuisance Phone Callers

What is the Problem? Why is it when we get nuisance phone call it’s always at an inconvenient time or is for something we don’t want or – most of the time – both! Well, in this program, we thought we’d have a little fun and pass on some...
The Campaign To Get Businesses to Do Better Pt2

The Campaign To Get Businesses to Do Better Pt2

What is the Problem? The problem is simple – many businesses treat their customers very badly indeed and well… Don’t you think it’s time we put a stop to this? What To Do What is all this about? It’s about acting collectively to make...
The Campaign to Encourage Businesses to do Better

The Campaign to Encourage Businesses to do Better

What is the Problem? This one comes from a conversation between SImon and Mark “How can we make businesses treat us better as customers?” Companies exist for one reason and one reason only: to make profit, for the benefit of the shareholders. Yes, there...