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    • MSE Guy
    • By MSE Guy 24th Feb 10, 8:14 AM
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    MSE News: Northern Rock scraps 100% savings guarantee
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    • 24th Feb 10, 8:14 AM
    MSE News: Northern Rock scraps 100% savings guarantee 24th Feb 10 at 8:14 AM
    This is the discussion thread for the following MSE News Story:

    "New accounts will have the standard 50,000 per person protection. Existing savers will gradually move to that level ..."



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    • equitydealer
    • By equitydealer 24th Feb 10, 10:12 AM
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    • 24th Feb 10, 10:12 AM
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    • 24th Feb 10, 10:12 AM
    The bank will still be 100% owned by the UK Government for the time being so the risk losing anything above 50k+ is fairly remote!
    • cottager
    • By cottager 24th Feb 10, 10:10 PM
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    • 24th Feb 10, 10:10 PM
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    • 24th Feb 10, 10:10 PM
    Nothing much different, but Telegraph article here:
    http://www.telegraph.co.uk/finance/personalfinance/savings/7308520/Savers-expected-to-move-large-sums-of-money-out-of-Northern-Rock.html
    ~cottager
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