Banks Withdraw Tracker Mortgages, What an Odd Job?

Happenstance,¬†Circumstance or Co-incidence? In Ian Fleming’s “Goldfinger”, the villain, Auric Goldfinger uses part of the above phrase after bumping into James Bond several times. ¬†The second time he actually says to Mister Bond; Once is happenstance, twice is coincidence, three times is enemy action In this article (Warning signs that may force committee to think… Continue reading Banks Withdraw Tracker Mortgages, What an Odd Job?

HSBC cries Wolf when really, There’s Nothing Wrong!

The latest news from HSBC (Warning as HSBC profits fall 28%), looks pretty dire, (“oh no!¬† 28% down, jump from the windows“), so I’ll be closing my account then, should I? Lets put it in context…. Last year, some chickens came home to roost for people who’d over-leveraged their investments to bolster their lifestyles –… Continue reading HSBC cries Wolf when really, There’s Nothing Wrong!