| Askwhich@which.co.uk Read the small print
when renting a car
Business customers benefit from the carbon neutral production, small print
runs, same day production and overnight delivery as well as from the convenience of ordering their print supplies in the online shop and uploading the print files themselves.
There's always essential stuff in the small print
. So surely any decent human being would just leave the very important stuff in big print, perhaps written in one of those cute glitter pens and with little hearts dotting the 'i's so we know we are to read it properly?
In summary, is the small print
there to be read - or is it there to ensure that the makers have a get out?
James Daley, founder and managing director of Fairer Finance, which has launched a "spare us the small print
" campaign, said: "As a first step, we want all banks and insurers to take the legalese and jargon out of their small print
, and to lay out the documents in a way that's accessible and doesn't turn off customers before they've started.
He said the guide, and similar publications, appeared to invite free representation but on close inspection of the small print
revealed they are, in fact, a contract.
Freeman Despite paying pet insurance premiums, Mr Freeman's wife Stephanie was told they had not complied with the small print
. They should have told insurers a fortnight before the holiday and paid an extra pounds 100.
The small print
of the Pre-Budget Report is coming under scrutiny as economists try to work out the full implications of Alistair Darling's strategy to bring down the country's Au178 billion annual deficit.
Just look at the small print
of Gordon Brown's official statistics, uncovered this week by the think tank, IPPR.
The method proposed holds good only for works with small print
runs (such as expensive maps), where the damage to the printing surface in successive printings is minor in comparison to deterioration over time.
While this is a lengthy, dense scholarly work with small print
, it is clearly written and provides a wonderfully telescopic view of the lived impact of the Nazi era.