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Top 5 Bizarre Money Stories

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Here’s a few bizarre money stories:

Bank tells man he owes them $211 trillion
Some poor fella closes his bank account only to be told he owes them $211 TRILLION
http://www.wsbtv.com/news/14740712/detail.html

Messing with the IRS
Not telling the TaxMan about that £5.00 note from your Gran is one thing. Asking for a $10000 write down on an arsonist’s ‘consultation’ fee is quite another!
http://moneycentral.msn.com/content/taxes/p108364.asp

Wish You Were Here
UK cash machine dishes out double the money as resident queue round the block for their ‘free’ go.
http://news.sky.com/skynews/article/0,,30400-1310098,00.html

Expensive Farewells
If your quango failed . . . just let it go! No need to insult the tax payer by spending another twenty-odd grand on a ‘good-bye’ brochure.
http://www.yorkshirepost.co.uk/news/23000-storm–over-farewell.2845788.jp

Kids Get More Pocket Money ‘Up-North’
Who’d a thought that the kids up North get more pocket money that their Southern piers?
http://www.thisislondon.co.uk/news/article-431751-details/Research+reveals+pocket+money+divide/article.do

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April 9, 2008 at 4:52 pm

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