Posts Tagged ‘Christmas’

Check it before you send it

Yo ho ho it’s Christmas. If you’re sending a Christmas card make sure you send it to the right address and postcode by doing a quick address check. Last posting dates for first and second class stamps are the 18th and 20th of December We found that last Christmas 30% of well-wishers received between one […]

Christmas Crackers

Sending a Christmas card? There’s still time, but check you’re sending it to the right address. Thirty percent of households in the UK have received a Christmas card sent to their home’s previous occupants. This means up to eight million Christmas cards could go astray each year. A misplaced card is a waste of good […]

Shop safer online

192.com is urging caution during the online Christmas shopping frenzy.  Visa Europe thinks £320 million will be spent on its cards alone as online transactions top 6.8 million, an increase of 21% on last year, making December 3 this year the busiest online shopping day in history. Dominic Blackburn, Product Director of 192.com said “It’s […]

Kathy and Grandaughter find Granny for Christmas

Kathy of  Basildon reunited with her mother last Christmas after 37 years apart, introducing her for the first time to her grandaughter, Grace.  Kathy employed the people-finding expert Robin Brown, 87, who uses 192.com to search through the edited electoral roll to find missing family and friends. Mrs McGoven briefly reconnected with her estranged mother when she was thirteen but […]

Santa’s sat-nav snaffled

Sending a Christmas card? Then send it to the right address. Millions of Christmas cards are sent to the wrong home Post early – 70% want a Christmas card by mid December    Find the right postal address with edited electoral records on 192.com 750 million Christmas cards will be sent this year, with Posties processing 130 […]