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Pound's fall has stopped us buying a round of drinks

2 hours 26 min ago
Sterling's woes make life tougher for some foreign workers, but for many firms, it's good news.
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When poverty means living without soap

12 hours 51 min ago
A father-of-five speaks of living in destitution - a reality for many behind closed doors. a charity says.
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Boris Johnson's tax plan would 'benefit wealthy most' - IFS

Tue, 06/25/2019 - 00:00
The Tory leadership candidate's plan would cost "many billions", the Institute for Fiscal Studies says.
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EE fined £100,000 for unlawful texts

Mon, 06/24/2019 - 11:10
The mobile network sent 2.5 million messages to customers about its app and handset upgrades.
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Boots rolls out paper bags after plastics row

Mon, 06/24/2019 - 10:07
The chain is introducing paper bags in 53 of its 2,485 stores - but not in its central pharmacy.
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Walmart uses AI cameras to spot thieves

Fri, 06/21/2019 - 11:11
The supermarket uses image recognition tech at checkouts to detect when items have not been scanned.
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Northern Powerhouse 'undermined' by austerity, five years on

Fri, 06/21/2019 - 08:43
Five years since launch, more northern children live in "poor" households, despite economic growth.
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Renting or buying a house: Is home ownership all that?

Fri, 06/21/2019 - 02:11
Some economists now argue it's better to rent rather than buy your home if you're young.
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Carney gives Facebook currency cautious welcome

Thu, 06/20/2019 - 22:37
Bank of England gives Facebook currency cautious welcome as it looks to the future of money.
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The breakfast cafe where customers don't have to pay

Thu, 06/20/2019 - 18:39
Eggs & Bread asks its customers to pay what they like - one of a number of not-for-profit food projects open around the UK.
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Toy Story: How Buzz Lightyear keeps making millions

Thu, 06/20/2019 - 10:45
When the new Toy Story film opens on Friday, it is not just cinemas that will be hoping for a boost from sales.
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How can a company be valued at billions, but not make any profit?

Thu, 06/20/2019 - 06:37
You can't have a company worth billions of dollars and not make a profit, right? Wrong, and here's why.
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Under-30s 'spend less than same age group in 2001'

Thu, 06/20/2019 - 02:56
Millennials are spending less on "fun" than the same age group did in 2001, a report suggests.
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Flats out of fashion with first-time buyers

Wed, 06/19/2019 - 12:44
First-time buyers are keen to jump straight to a house, leading to cheaper apartment prices, experts say.
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I'm in work 'but still struggling to get by'

Wed, 06/19/2019 - 00:00
Poverty among those who are working has risen, but many more people are now in work, research indicates.
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Government workers strike: It's a struggle to make ends meet

Tue, 06/18/2019 - 13:07
Outsourced catering and security staff at the government's business department want the London living wage.
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'Money mules': Rising numbers are in middle age

Tue, 06/18/2019 - 03:09
Increasing numbers of people aged between 41 and 60 are being recruited by criminals to launder money.
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PPI mis-selling claims: The deadline approaches

Mon, 06/17/2019 - 13:18
With a deadline for compensation claims just weeks away, people are being urged to act now.
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Wahaca changes eat-and-run policy after waiter asked to pay part of bill

Sun, 06/16/2019 - 20:19
A waiter in a London branch was asked by the manager to pay £3 towards a £40 unpaid bill.
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Soaring second home ownership hitting young people

Sat, 06/15/2019 - 00:05
More than one-in-10 people in the UK now own second homes, buy-to-let and overseas properties.
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