Axe falls on taxpayer subsidies to farmers: George Eustice to confirm that payments will be stopped

Government reveals plans to ‘revolutionise’ farming with payments to protect the environment, produce free-range goods and ‘restore the landscape’ replacing costly EU subsidies While currently farmers are paid subsidies for amount of land they own, new system will see incentives for implementing sustainable, eco-friendly measures This includes producing free-range products and improving farm animal welfare … Read more Axe falls on taxpayer subsidies to farmers: George Eustice to confirm that payments will be stopped

Axe falls on taxpayer subsidies to farmers: George Eustice to confirm that payments will be stopped

Axe falls on taxpayer subsidies to farmers: George Eustice is to confirm that payments will be stopped in post-Brexit shake-up of agriculture Environment Secretary George Eustice will give details on the cuts today  The subsidies will be cut from next year and gone altogether by 2028   The National Farmers’ Union warned last night that it … Read more Axe falls on taxpayer subsidies to farmers: George Eustice to confirm that payments will be stopped

Interest payments on the national debt to be lower than expected

Interest payments on the national debt to be £70bn lower than expected over next five years thanks to rock-bottom rates By Daily Mail City & Finance Reporter Published: 21:50 GMT, 25 November 2020 | Updated: 21:50 GMT, 25 November 2020 Interest payments on the ballooning national debt will be almost £70billion lower than previously expected … Read more Interest payments on the national debt to be lower than expected

Singer Nadine Shah blasts streaming services payments and says she barely earns enough to survive

A singer has told MPs that her earnings from music streaming platforms are not enough to keep ‘the wolf away from the door’. Songwriter Nadine Shah said there was a lack of transparency over pay in the music industry. Miss Shah, 34, also told a Government inquiry into streaming that despite her successes, including a … Read more Singer Nadine Shah blasts streaming services payments and says she barely earns enough to survive

Eight ways to boost your state pension payments

State pension payments worth billions of pounds being sacrificed because people don’t know they’re entitled to claim them: Eight ways to boost yours By Rachel Rickard Straus, Financial Mail On Sunday Published: 21:51 GMT, 21 November 2020 | Updated: 09:15 GMT, 22 November 2020 State pension payments worth billions of pounds are being sacrificed because … Read more Eight ways to boost your state pension payments

Eight ways to boost your state pension payments

State pension payments worth billions of pounds being sacrificed because people don’t know they’re entitled to claim them: Eight ways to boost yours By Rachel Rickard Straus, Financial Mail On Sunday Published: 21:51 GMT, 21 November 2020 | Updated: 21:51 GMT, 21 November 2020 State pension payments worth billions of pounds are being sacrificed because … Read more Eight ways to boost your state pension payments

CVS becomes first US retailer to support PayPal and Venmo QR codes for checkout payments

CVS becomes first US retailer to support PayPal and Venmo QR codes for checkout payments, allowing customers to avoid touching keypads amid the coronavirus pandemic CVS now accepts PayPal and Venmo QR codes for payments at all its US stores Customers open either PayPal or Venmo on their smartphone and click ‘Scan’ Then select the … Read more CVS becomes first US retailer to support PayPal and Venmo QR codes for checkout payments

PPF rescued my pension but why don’t my payments rise with inflation?

My pension was rescued when an old employer went bust, but why don’t the payments ever rise with inflation? Steve Webb replies By Steve Webb for This Is Money Published: 07:54 GMT, 9 November 2020 | Updated: 07:54 GMT, 9 November 2020 For a number of years now the Pension Protection Fund has paid my … Read more PPF rescued my pension but why don’t my payments rise with inflation?

Sainsbury’s tipped to restart dividend payments

Sainsbury’s tipped to restart dividend despite row over it receiving huge tax break and a second national lockdown By Alex Lawson, Financial Mail On Sunday Published: 21:50 GMT, 31 October 2020 | Updated: 21:57 GMT, 31 October 2020 Sainsbury’s is tipped to restart dividend payments this week despite a row over it receiving a huge … Read more Sainsbury’s tipped to restart dividend payments

Venmo launches physical credit card backed by Visa with a scannable QR code for contactless payments

Venmo launches physical credit card backed by Visa with a scannable QR code for contactless payments and an individualized cash-back program Available in five designs, the no-fee card comes with a QR code on the front The rewards program gives cash back on your most popular spending categories An RFID-enabled chip allows users to tap … Read more Venmo launches physical credit card backed by Visa with a scannable QR code for contactless payments