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by patientperson
Mon Nov 26, 2018 4:19 pm
Forum: Finance & property
Topic: The Oddfellows
Replies: 11
Views: 1698

Grand United Order of Oddfellows [GUOOFS]

https://www.guoofs.com/

Joined them in 2006 .. memories of mutual joinings.

I have a small Whole Life Plan with them .. not for everyone I am sure.
by patientperson
Sat Nov 24, 2018 4:48 pm
Forum: Finance & property
Topic: The Oddfellows
Replies: 11
Views: 1698

Re: The Oddfellows

id patientperson still around these parts? - if so, are you an odd fellow pp? :mrgreen:. Indeed I am .. Unity Mutual (renamed from Manchester Oddfellows) .. still have policies with former Sheffield Druids. Also .. on a tiny scale .. member of Grand United Order Oddfellows. Not many Friendly Societ...
by patientperson
Sun Jul 01, 2018 8:48 am
Forum: Finance & property
Topic: Holmesdale BS to merge with Skipton BS
Replies: 24
Views: 5595

Re: Holmesdale BS to merge with Skipton BS

Vote in the post - against this absolute Holmesdale giveaway to Skipton.
by patientperson
Mon Mar 05, 2018 8:58 am
Forum: Finance & property
Topic: Holmesdale BS to merge with Skipton BS
Replies: 24
Views: 5595

Re: Holmesdale BS to merge with Skipton BS

Hi planteria. I agree fully with your comments regarding the so called merger. It is just a complete give away of £13.5 million in reserves to Skipton BS .. now that BS is a real carpetbagger. The following is an extract from the Holmesdale statement: Savings and borrowing rates for members of the H...
by patientperson
Thu Mar 01, 2018 10:51 am
Forum: Finance & property
Topic: Holmesdale BS to merge with Skipton BS
Replies: 24
Views: 5595

Holmesdale BS to merge with Skipton BS

Letter received this morning. Another minnow to bite the dust. Voting in July's Holmsdale AGM .. merger expected in October 2018. No further details in the letter. Interested parties can phone 0800 0499 946 or emali merger@the holmesdale.co.uk https://www.theholmesdale.co.uk/proposed-merger/ NO BONU...
by patientperson
Sun Sep 17, 2017 6:42 pm
Forum: Finance & property
Topic: Reliance Mutual - proposed sale to LCCG
Replies: 5
Views: 2409

Re: Reliance Mutual - proposed sale to LCCG

Yes planteria .. indeed we have .. the number of mutuals is diminishing all the time.

I think 'once a bagger' .. 'always a bagger' .. it keeps us interested.

What will we concentrate on when the remaining mutuals are down to single figures I wonder?.

Nice to see Oggy is still with us too.
by patientperson
Sat Sep 16, 2017 5:30 pm
Forum: Finance & property
Topic: Reliance Mutual - proposed sale to LCCG
Replies: 5
Views: 2409

Re: Reliance Mutual - proposed sale to LCCG

interesting pp. you say "still".. but were you aware of LCCG before? :think: I have never heard of LCCG before. Reliance 2016 AGM muted a sale. More announcement came in Feb 2017 with now more details in the 2017 AGM literature. In the 2017 AGM Chairman's statement .. here I just concentrate on LCC...
by patientperson
Sat Sep 16, 2017 2:09 pm
Forum: Finance & property
Topic: Reliance Mutual - proposed sale to LCCG
Replies: 5
Views: 2409

Reliance Mutual - proposed sale to LCCG

LCCG - Life Company Consolidation Group http://www.reliancemutual.co.uk/news/proposed-sale-announcement/ Under the proposed transaction it is expected that: Reliance Mutual’s members will receive a one-off payment dependent on policy size to compensate for loss of membership rights; Members with vot...