Browsing: Money

Inside a house that has been frozen in time and is being auctioned off for for £18,000. The terraced house in Ebbw Vale, South Wales, that has been in the same family for 60 years is going up for auction for only £18,000, despite the fact that it still looks like it was built in the 1970s. Renovation houses are hot right now, and every now and then a house goes under the hammer in such an unusual form that fresh potential purchasers can’t help but be attracted. This is the case for a valleys terrace in South Wales that,…

Rose Ayling-Ellis of Strictly rejects a six-figure Specsavers agreement to avoid’misleading fans.’ Rose Ayling-Ellis, the first ever deaf participant on Strictly Come Dancing, is said to have rejected down several six-figure hearing aid offers, including one from Specsavers, because she is passionate about the NHS. When she featured on this year’s version of Strictly Come Dancing, the EastEnders actress made history as the first ever deaf contestant. She supposedly refuses to advertise non-NHS hearing aids to her admirers. The lucrative offers follow the 27-year-outstanding old’s performances on the BBC dance competition, which have positioned her and her professional dance partner…

Check your wallet for a rare £2 coin from the 1990s, which sells for £115 on eBay. After a three-day auction, a £2 coin that was simply made to be a “practice-like” design and was never officially issued into circulation went for 57 times its worth. Following a three-day eBay auction, a rare £2 coin from 1994 sold for over £115. On November 8, the coin sold for exactly £114.75, a figure that is 57 times the coin’s face value. On one side, the Mayflower ship is depicted, while on the other, The Queen is depicted. According to The Sun,…

Due to a “strange” contract detail, a family loses £170,000 of their life savings after purchasing their ideal home. Sam Gayed and his wife Nardine relocated to Australia with the intention of purchasing their ideal home. They did, however, lose their whole life savings owing to a legal loophole. Many people save for years in order to be able to purchase their dream home. One family with three young children, however, has lost their life savings of (dollar)320,000 AUD (£170,000) when a seller held their housing deposit in a legal loophole. With ‘great hopes,’ Sam Gayed, 42, and his wife…

After stepping on a rusty nail in Walmart, a woman had her leg amputated and won a (dollar)10 million payout. After stepping on a nail in Walmart, April Jones had to face the agony of multiple amputations; she plans to use the money she obtained in a lawsuit to get a prosthetic leg. Following the tragic reaction, a woman who had her leg amputated after stepping on a rusty nail in Walmart was granted (dollar)10 million. April Jones, of South Carolina, was left wheelchair-bound after being injured by a corroded nail while shopping in one of their stores’ main aisle.…

After his dog fell 20 feet through an open grate on a public footpath, the dog’s owner was furious. Emily Bailey was offered £500 in compensation by Yorkshire Water, but she turned it down due to unknown variables regarding Milo’s health in the aftermath of the accident. A dog owner expressed her disbelief after her puppy fell down an open grid on a public walkway. Milo, Emily Bailey’s nine-month-old puppy, suffered serious injuries after falling 20 feet down a grate that Yorkshire Water had left open. According to Leeds Live, she claims the accident happened on a popular public footpath…

What is a non-financial transaction (NFT), how does it work, and why are some of them worth millions of dollars? NFTs have wreaked havoc on the art world, but they’re a strange and perplexing concept for the uninitiated. Read on for a crash course on the fundamentals of NFTs. Non-fungible tokens (NFTs) appear to have appeared out of nowhere in recent years, and are now being used to protect the work of major artists such as Beeple and Trevor Jones on the internet. They’ve become a big deal, and they’re worth even more money: leading NFT artist Beeple, real name…

As a ‘row over payment ends in attack,’ a nail artist bites the tip of a client’s finger. WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT: In Guanambi, Brazil, a grim photo shows the tip of a woman’s finger that appears to have been bitten off after a fight over payment at a nail salon devolved into violence. After an attack by a manicurist, the tip of a woman’s finger was allegedly bitten off and is missing, according to a gruesome image. The incident is said to have occurred recently in a nail salon in Guanambi, Bahia, in the north-eastern Brazilian state. According to Portal…

North Koreans on the verge of hunger are being compelled to pay for the birthday cake of dictator Kim Jong-un. Prices and supplies of wheat and sugar have gone sour as a result of North Korean dictator Kim Jong-sweet un’s gift, with candy production lines in Pyongyang being the hardest damaged. North Korean local administrations are hurrying to create candy in time for Kim Jong Un’s birthday celebrations in January. The government is forcing hungry individuals to pay in advance of the leader’s celebrations. At a time when the country is experiencing food shortages that are claimed to be on…

The ‘absolutely rubbish’ advent calendar has prompted parents to issue a ‘don’t buy’ warning. EXCLUSIVE: Parents have been warned against purchasing two specific Amazon advent calendars, describing them as “absolutely rubbish” and a “waste of money.” An advent calendar has been slammed by parents for being nothing more than a jumble of “painted pebbles.” December 1st is the first of 24 tiny doors that children across the country will pry open each day in the hopes of finding a treat inside. The Christmas tradition has been passed down through the generations, but in recent years, brands have capitalized on the…

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