All About Money

An interview with Steve Jones

Guitarist Steve Jones was on the trigger of the Sex Pistols as they began and rode the punk wave in the late 70’s. The Never Mind The B*llocks star talks to Virgin Money about narrowly avoiding prison, dodging missiles on stage and how no modern stars can misbehave quite like he did. His new autobiography, Lonely Boy, is out now. …

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The cassette and the magic of the ‘Mixtape’

At Virgin Money we’re really proud of the rich heritage the Virgin name has in music, and it’s something we’ve been keen to celebrate with over the last few years both in exciting events like ‘The Big TV Throw’ and stand out credit card designs with our Sex Pistols and Cassette cards. It’s this cassette card design and some of …

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I spend my retirement saving lives in Africa

We spoke to Dr Keith Thomson who has achieved some extraordinary things in his retirement. If Dr Keith Thomson’s father had had his way, he would have gone into the family business working for DC Thomson, the company behind legendary comics like ‘Beano’ and ‘Dandy’. But for the 67-year-old former NHS anaesthetist, the funny books were not his vocation. “I …

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So what was the cost of Christmas?

Christmas presents and biscuits

Now that the festivities are over, we take a look at the cost of Christmas and ask whether you have considered the cost of loss or damage of your new gifts both in and out of the home. Virgin Money Home Insurance customers would be pleased to know that  we automatically increase cover for religious festivals and birthdays on our …

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