ASK TONY: STILL waiting for £800 refund after Corsica crash in 2017

Fobbed off: One father has been waiting for a refund from Enterprise car hire firm since 2017 after his son had a minor car crash in Corsica

My son rented a vehicle in Corsica in July 2017 and was involved in a minor accident which was not his fault. Enterprise Corsica, the car hire firm, has not repaid his €950 excess. We are getting nowhere because every time we phone they pretend not to speak English.  I wrote to the managing director … Read more ASK TONY: STILL waiting for £800 refund after Corsica crash in 2017

James Bond Italian holiday includes helicopter rides and a stay in a villa from Quantum of Solace

It’s the holiday with a licence to thrill James Bond fans. A seven-night package to Tuscany has been launched to mark the release of the latest Bond film, No Time to Die, on April 3 – and it includes a helicopter ride, driving cars that have featured in Bond films and a stay in a villa used … Read more James Bond Italian holiday includes helicopter rides and a stay in a villa from Quantum of Solace

Competition and Markets Authority boss Lord Tyrie bares his teeth

Competition chief bares his teeth: JD Sports deal just the latest to be questioned by watchdog By Lucy White For The Daily Mail Published: 23:09 BST, 11 February 2020 | Updated: 23:09 BST, 11 February 2020 Getting tough: Former chairman of the Treasury Select Committee, Lord Tyrie, joined the CMA in 2018 JD Sports has … Read more Competition and Markets Authority boss Lord Tyrie bares his teeth

UK boat-builders make waves amid booming demand at home and abroad

British boat-builders make waves amid booming demand for yachts at home and abroad By Daily Mail City & Finance Reporter Published: 21:50 BST, 10 February 2020 | Updated: 19:35 BST, 11 February 2020 Booming demand for yachts at home and abroad helped British boat-builders increase their annual revenues by 10 per cent. The sector notched … Read more UK boat-builders make waves amid booming demand at home and abroad

TV show uses virtual reality to ‘reunite’ mother with her 7-year-old daughter who died in 2016 

Virtually reality is resurrecting the dead to help the living cope with their grief. A Korean television show used the technology to reunite a mother with her deceased seven-year-old daughter, complete with touch-sensitive gloves and audio. The show, called ‘Meeting You’, recounted the story of a family’s loss of their seven-year-old daughter Nayeon, who passed … Read more TV show uses virtual reality to ‘reunite’ mother with her 7-year-old daughter who died in 2016 

Women could be allowed to freeze their eggs for DECADES as government reviews ten-year limit 

Women could be allowed to freeze their eggs for DECADES as government reviews current ten-year limit After 10 years frozen eggs must be used in fertility treatment or destroyed Campaigners say the current practice is  arbitrary’ and has no scientific basis Treatment cycles with frozen eggs rose from 410 in 2012 to 1,462 in 2017  By … Read more Women could be allowed to freeze their eggs for DECADES as government reviews ten-year limit 

From Rufus Sewell in The Pale Horse on TV to Milton Jones on tour and Kunene And The King, 7 Events

7 Events: From Rufus Sewell in The Pale Horse on TV to Milton Jones’ new tour and Kunene And The King, Event picks the top things to do this week By Keeba Roy for The Mail on Sunday Published: 22:01 GMT, 8 February 2020 | Updated: 11:41 GMT, 11 February 2020 The TV Show: The … Read more From Rufus Sewell in The Pale Horse on TV to Milton Jones on tour and Kunene And The King, 7 Events

Best cash Isas 2020: Where to get the best cash Isa rates and deals

Our savings picks: This is Money’s five favourite best buy cash Isas By Lee Boyce for Thisismoney.co.uk Published: 11:23 GMT, 17 December 2014 | Updated: 10:56 GMT, 11 February 2020 Every little helps: Savings rates might be low but at least an Isa means interest is tax-free Our assistant editor Lee Boyce picks his five … Read more Best cash Isas 2020: Where to get the best cash Isa rates and deals

Baby boomers tap housing wealth to boost retirement incomes

Baby boomers are increasingly raiding the wealth tied up in their homes to supplement retirement incomes, research has revealed. Since 2015, homeowners have used property wealth to deliver £13billion in extra income via equity release, according to analysts at investment platform AJ Bell. Over the same period, since the start of pension freedoms, some £30billion … Read more Baby boomers tap housing wealth to boost retirement incomes

£1bn takeover of razor brand Harry’s ditched over competition concerns

£1bn takeover of razor brand Harry’s by Wilkinson Sword-owner is ditched due to US competition concerns By Daily Mail City & Finance Reporter Published: 21:51 BST, 10 February 2020 | Updated: 09:39 BST, 11 February 2020 Edgewell Personal Care, the owner of Wilkinson Sword, was set to buy rival Harry’s The £1.1billion takeover of razor … Read more £1bn takeover of razor brand Harry’s ditched over competition concerns