Kyle Sandilands and girlfriend Tegan Kynaston’s premium wine Nueva Sangria wins BWS contest

‘This is a great opportunity for us’: Kyle Sandilands and girlfriend Tegan Kynaston’s premium wine Nueva Sangria wins BWS contest By Marta Jary For Daily Mail Australia Published: 14:58 BST, 18 October 2020 | Updated: 14:58 BST, 18 October 2020 Kyle Sandilands teamed up with his girlfriend Tegan Kynaston’s family to create a new premium … Read more Kyle Sandilands and girlfriend Tegan Kynaston’s premium wine Nueva Sangria wins BWS contest

October security patch ready for latest Galaxy premium flagships

The Android team has released the October 2020 security update. The Pixel 2 is still getting it and we can expect other devices will also receive the same. The next OEM to announce the availability of the latest security update is Samsung. The Galaxy S10, Galaxy S20, Galaxy Note 20, and the new Galaxy Note … Read more October security patch ready for latest Galaxy premium flagships

Nationwide launches savings lottery: Is it a better bet than Premium Bonds?

Britain’s largest building society has launched another savings lottery, giving those who lock at least £100 away for 18 months a one-time shot at winning £10,000. Launched a week after National Savings & Investments announced it would slash the number of non-£1million Premium Bond payouts from December as part of a range of cuts to … Read more Nationwide launches savings lottery: Is it a better bet than Premium Bonds?

NS&I to make ‘savage’ cuts to interest rates and Premium Bonds from November

There are fears that a recent recovery in savings rates could be thrown into reverse after National Savings & Investments today took a wrecking ball to its accounts, with ‘absolutely savage’ cuts set to come into force in November. The Treasury-backed bank this morning announced that from December the odds of winning anything in the … Read more NS&I to make ‘savage’ cuts to interest rates and Premium Bonds from November

Chromebook gaming getting better with premium games, cloud gaming

Gaming on Chromebook may not be the best idea if you are a hardcore gamer. But then, Google wants you to reconsider the Chromebook line when it comes to gaming. The tech giant is seriously leveling up gaming on Chromebooks by making the necessary upgrades whether on the hardware and software side. The company has … Read more Chromebook gaming getting better with premium games, cloud gaming

NS&I to stop sending Premium Bond winnings as cheques

Premium Bonds go paperless: NS&I will stop sending out prize cheques in the post to help reduce unclaimed winnings cases NS&I will completely phase out paper prize warrants after next February   Savers will instead be told to provide their bank details and be paid by transfer 74% of NS&I customers have already gone paperless but … Read more NS&I to stop sending Premium Bond winnings as cheques

Family BS savings lottery with better odds of £50k than Premium Bonds

Family Building Society has brought back its Windfall Bond savings account which gives those with £10,000 a better chance at winning £50,000 than the Premium Bonds draw. But there is also the possibility no one could end up winning, unlike with NS&I’s Premium Bonds draw that doles out prizes each month. The Epsom-based mutual has … Read more Family BS savings lottery with better odds of £50k than Premium Bonds

BBC chief reveals plan for two-tier licence fee with choice between ‘basics’ package or ‘premium’

A two-tier licence fee that allows viewers to chose to upgrade to ‘premium’ television could be introduced as part of plans by new BBC boss Tim Davie, reports suggest. Hit shows such as Bodyguard, Normal People and Strictly Come Dancing could be among the series to be moved onto the premium rate. Meanwhile, staple BBC … Read more BBC chief reveals plan for two-tier licence fee with choice between ‘basics’ package or ‘premium’

How did it take three months to get back the £50,000 I had invested in Premium Bonds?

One of the major attractions of owning Premium Bonds – apart from the chance of winning a monthly prize of between £25 and £1million – is that you can get back your money within eight working days.  Or so I thought before recently attempting to withdraw my maximum holding of £50,000. Having to wait a … Read more How did it take three months to get back the £50,000 I had invested in Premium Bonds?

Could NS&I cut savings rates after another record month of Premium Bond buys?

Another record month for Premium Bond buys meaning £8bn has poured in within five months – how long will it be until NS&I’s best buy rates are cut? Some £1.81bn worth of Premium Bonds were bought in July This is a record for the fifth successive month since the lockdown began  Treasury-backed NS&I in July … Read more Could NS&I cut savings rates after another record month of Premium Bond buys?