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Cancer patients face 'absurd' travel insurance costs

6 hours 1 min ago
Patients are struggling to find affordable travel insurance, long after any key treatment is finished.
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Voices of millions of UK taxpayers stored by HMRC

8 hours 58 min ago
Privacy campaigners say 5.1 million Britons have had their voices stored without permission.
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Countrywide shares fall 20% on profit warning

10 hours 29 min ago
The UK's largest estate agent group, Countrywide, expects lower profits amid a "subdued" market.
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Child obesity plan targets sweets at checkouts

Sun, 06/24/2018 - 10:33
New measures also aim to limit junk food ads and end the sale of energy drinks to children.
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House prices tumble in seaside hot spots

Fri, 06/22/2018 - 21:49
The cost of buying a home in Sandbanks and Salcombe has fallen over the last year, research suggests.
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Premium parking

Fri, 06/22/2018 - 21:43
BBC News readers offer their, sometimes unexpected, suggestions for keeping premiums down.
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Concerns over World Cup gambling ads

Fri, 06/22/2018 - 17:04
Almost every ITV-screened World Cup commercial break broadcast on ITV contains gambling advertisements, BBC research shows.
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'Dangerous' carbon monoxide alarms removed from Amazon and eBay

Fri, 06/22/2018 - 00:04
Consumer watchdog Which? finds carbon monoxide alarms on sale online fail British safety tests.
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TSB failed to test IT system properly, suggests IBM

Thu, 06/21/2018 - 12:32
Experts from IBM, brought in to help during the bank's IT meltdown, query if TSB understood the risks.
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British Airways cancels 2,000 'incorrectly' cheap tickets

Wed, 06/20/2018 - 17:06
Passengers are angry after tickets to Tel Aviv and Dubai were cancelled for being the incorrect price.
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Council demanded payment card details via email

Wed, 06/20/2018 - 14:12
A London local authority requested security codes among other details be sent via a Word document.
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Rural residents hang up on mobile banking, regulator finds

Wed, 06/20/2018 - 00:02
Less than a quarter of those living in rural areas use a smartphone for banking, regulator finds.
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Pure Gym boss calls for VAT-free memberships

Tue, 06/19/2018 - 13:16
The head of Britain's biggest gym chain says the 20% tax on memberships is bad for people's health.
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E.On announces 4.8% dual fuel price rise

Tue, 06/19/2018 - 11:36
Customers using both electricity and gas will pay an average of £55 more a year from August.
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Water firms failed customers during 'Beast from the East'

Tue, 06/19/2018 - 00:01
The water industry regulator says firms did not properly support customers during the "the Beast from the East".
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Don't bank on it: Why we fail to switch our accounts

Mon, 06/18/2018 - 13:02
The buyer of Virgin Money is likely to find winning customers from the "big four" banks a challenge.
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Energy firms 'forcibly' installing more prepayment meters

Mon, 06/18/2018 - 11:06
Gas and electricity suppliers are forcing too many people to pay in advance, the regulator says.
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Virgin Money bought by CYBG for £1.7bn

Mon, 06/18/2018 - 09:03
The combined group will be the UK's sixth-largest bank, with about six million customers.
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Debit card payments more popular than cash

Mon, 06/18/2018 - 01:28
More than three million people hardly used cash at all last year, according to the banking trade body.
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'Scammers struck as my mum was dying'

Fri, 06/15/2018 - 22:35
The 42-year-old victim was tricked out of £13,000 in a sophisticated scam increasingly used by fraudsters.
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