Money

When most people never see a £50 note, why have it?

BBC Money News Feed - Tue, 07/16/2019 - 08:06
The Bank of England has unveiled the new Alan Turing £50 note, but does it make sense to even have it?
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Facebook scam-busting service goes live

BBC Money News Feed - Tue, 07/16/2019 - 00:36
New tools to fight online scams are launched after a legal action by TV personality Martin Lewis.
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New face of the Bank of England's £50 note is revealed

BBC Money News Feed - Mon, 07/15/2019 - 13:12
The note - once called the currency of corrupt elites - gets a makeover with the image of a computer pioneer.
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Two million workers could become eligible for statutory sick pay

BBC Money News Feed - Mon, 07/15/2019 - 07:17
The government says it wants to extend eligibility to the lowest paid employees.
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The pound's fall: A tale of two cities

BBC Money News Feed - Fri, 07/12/2019 - 22:02
More Americans are visiting London and splashing the cash as Brits in New York are counting the cents.
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Renting: How landlords can refuse to let to tenants with children

BBC Money News Feed - Fri, 07/12/2019 - 22:01
Landlords can decide to rule out tenants with children when letting a home, but some say that is unfair.
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How the cash machine became a million dollar idea

BBC Money News Feed - Fri, 07/12/2019 - 00:10
The BBC's Aaron Heslehurst explains how the ATM or cash machine became a million dollar idea.
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‘We have to tell investors we're not having more children’

BBC Money News Feed - Fri, 07/12/2019 - 00:05
Female entrepreneurs say they struggle to get male investors to buy into their ideas.
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Warning over Whirlpool danger dryers being sold online

BBC Money News Feed - Fri, 07/12/2019 - 00:03
A charity is alerting consumers to the risks while urging marketplaces to do more to prevent listings.
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Social media used by fraudsters to advertise benefit scam

BBC Money News Feed - Thu, 07/11/2019 - 15:28
Facebook, Instagram and Snapchat pages are plugging a scam, which can leave victims owing hundreds.
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Get danger fridges out of stores, says Which?

BBC Money News Feed - Thu, 07/11/2019 - 00:02
Plastic-backed appliances pose a fire risk and should be removed from sale, the consumer group says.
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'I was made redundant three times in 10 years'

BBC Money News Feed - Wed, 07/10/2019 - 07:44
After recent large-scale job cuts, we asked the BBC audience how they coped when it happened to them.
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Pound heads for two-year low as holidays begin

BBC Money News Feed - Tue, 07/09/2019 - 16:12
Brexit uncertainty coupled with an economic slowdown has pushed sterling to April 2017 levels.
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University applications 'dictated by train fares'

BBC Money News Feed - Tue, 07/09/2019 - 14:16
University open days are attracting tens of thousands. But the travel costs are too much for some families.
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France plans 'eco-tax' for air fares

BBC Money News Feed - Tue, 07/09/2019 - 13:41
The tax will apply to tickets for all flights from airports in France, the government says.
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Chinese ethnic group biggest earners in the UK

BBC Money News Feed - Tue, 07/09/2019 - 13:00
Overall, ethnic minorities earn 3.8% less than white ethnic groups, the first official figures show.
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'You don't get a life as a sole trader'

BBC Money News Feed - Tue, 07/09/2019 - 09:13
It's the easiest way to turn self-employed, but one in five such businesses fail within a year.
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'Holiday poverty' and the kids trying to stop it

BBC Money News Feed - Tue, 07/09/2019 - 00:25
Children at an animation club have come up with a manifesto to help disadvantaged kids during holidays.
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'The kids emptied our bank account playing Fifa'

BBC Money News Feed - Tue, 07/09/2019 - 00:06
Fifa players are purchased in packs but it's impossible to see who is in the pack before payment is made.
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Desktop dining rules: No boiled eggs or tinned fish

BBC Money News Feed - Tue, 07/09/2019 - 00:01
There are unofficial rules for what you can eat at your desk, but should you even be doing it anyway?
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