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£74million left unclaimed in NS&I Premium Bonds – are you missing out on £100,000? – Daily Express

Summary

Out of the 2,079,568 prizes that have been left unclaimed, London and the South East have over 700,000 unclaimed prizes, while in Scotland there are more than 120,000.

Helen Saxon, banking editor at MoneySavingExpert.com, said: “The headline figure of £74million is eye-catching, and hopefully it will serve as a kick up the backside for those who haven’t checked in a while whether they’ve won.

“Many people find the months leading up to Christmas play havoc with their finances, so…….

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Out of the 2,079,568 prizes that have been left unclaimed, London and the South East have over 700,000 unclaimed prizes, while in Scotland there are more than 120,000.

Helen Saxon, banking editor at MoneySavingExpert.com, said: “The headline figure of £74million is eye-catching, and hopefully it will serve as a kick up the backside for those who haven’t checked in a while whether they’ve won.

“Many people find the months leading up to Christmas play havoc with their finances, so it’s an ideal time of year to see if you’re due a windfall.

“For some due larger prizes, these really are life-changing amounts of money. So check now and remember (with apologies to the lottery) it could be you!”

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Source: https://www.express.co.uk/finance/personalfinance/1523469/premium-bonds-nsi-nsandi-prizes-unclaimed-november-2021