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Fortune does not favour Eagle Star

Television presenter Carol Vorderman&#39s Find a Fortune team approached Eagle Star trying to recover a lost policy for one of its viewers.

The money had been “lost” in a group pension fund about 100 years ago.

Eagle Star excitedly geared up to deliver the money on the show in person beside Vorderman.

But its limelight was stolen as one of the Eagle Star team discovered that the policyholder had already written to the company independently and knew the amount of cash they were to collect.

This took away the element of surprise which is the focus of the programme, so the cash and the policyholder were reunited privately.

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