Money

Help the helpers

Help the helpers

Following the highly successful fundraiser at the ALMR lunch, the Licensed Trade Charity is appealing for support at the start of an ambitious year...

Smartbox went under owing £1.5million

Smartbox went under owing £1.5million

By Ewan Turney

Hundreds of hard-up licensees owed money by Smartbox will not receive a penny after it was revealed the controversial screen media company went under...

Pub has vision to  outsmart Smartbox

Pub has vision to outsmart Smartbox

By Ewan Turney

One disgruntled Smartbox customer has decided to take the company to the small claims court to recoup the £1,800 he says he is owed. Bill Ganley, of...

Smartbox debt enrages pub hosts

Smartbox debt enrages pub hosts

By Ewan Turney

Furious hosts have rounded on interactive TV service Smartbox, demanding to know exactly when and if they will be paid. The Morning Advertiser has...

Dealing with the spiral  of debt

Dealing with the spiral of debt

By Nigel Huddleston

Owing money can feel paralysing as the nightmare solution of bankruptcy looms. Nigel Huddleston offers insights and practical help. Britain has...

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ken i can assure you i have never had a shortfall in my payments for beer as i have always had to pay up front for my beers from day one. i give my...

Fear for pub

Fear for pub

after £7,000 electric bill The Buck in Morley, near Wymondham, Norfolk, may have to close after licensee John Plumpton received a £7,000 'catch-up...