Economic Secretary to the Treasury, John Glen said: "We’re doing everything we can to help people with their finances at this difficult time, and that includes making sure people get the support they need with their mortgages. That's why we’re working with the banks and lenders to extend payment holidays if people need them. … [Read more...] about Coronavirus mortgage holidays to be extended until October for thousands of people
As a "struggling musician", Candy hopes "to draw upon the creative energy of the chair to help inspire my songwriting and resurrect my crumbling career as an artist. I might also read a book and drink my coffee in it but I don't want to get too far ahead of myself. I've found that can be counter-productive." … [Read more...] about ‘Well worth the re-mortgage’: Taika Waititi’s armchair sold on TradeMe
The housing market officially reopened mid-May for socially-distanced viewings after two months of uncertainty due to the global coronavirus pandemic. But what does that mean for those looking to buy? Will the price of houses be affected? And will you be able to get a mortgage? HELLO! turned to Location, Location, Location star Phil Spencer to pick his brains on the tricky subject. After 20 years on our screens alongside trusty sidekick Kirstie Allsopp, who better than the beloved property guru to answer all your burning questions! … [Read more...] about Buying a house in lockdown – Phil Spencer gives expert property advice
While calling it a “sad day” — the tournament produced books celebrating its 50th year — Peterson said its “Birdies for Charities" program is not tied exclusively to the event because it involves flat donations. It raised $13.8 million last year for more than 500 local charities, and Peterson said he expects about $10 million to be donated this year. … [Read more...] about John Deere Classic chooses to cancel PGA Tour event
What’s been especially frustrating for those struggling is that money from the EIDL program is specifically meant to be issued quickly. “EIDL has been a massive disappointment,” said Greg Hunnicut, who owns a small remodeling business in Houston. He applied for an EIDL a week and a half ago and hasn’t heard anything back. “I knew PPP would be a cluster, that seemed obvious to me. The EIDL, I thought, was going to be a quick bit of help.” … [Read more...] about Five Million People Need This Lifeline. But It’s Gone Broke.