In the article, "Don't hand over the deposit to those bungling bureaucrats" Victoria Whitlock explains why she uses my|deposits.
"I'm just saying that it's daft for landlords to hand over deposits to a third party. Why do that when it's still perfectly legal to keep the deposit yourself? I don't mean permanently, you can't spend it, you mustn't treat it like a bonus like some scumlord, but there's another lawful - in fact government-approved - insurance-backed protection scheme called Tenancy Deposit Solutions (see mydeposits.co.uk), that allows you to hang on to the cash."
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