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Rishi Sunak's 'Kickstart' jobs scheme: Back to the future?

Fri, 07/10/2020 - 22:55
What do those who were on Labour's 2009 Future Jobs Fund say about Rish Sunak's "Kickstart" programme?
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Coronavirus: Package holiday firms told to sharpen up on refunds

Fri, 07/10/2020 - 12:20
The competition authority says some package holiday firms misled customers after virus-related cancellations.
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House price calculator: Where can I afford to rent or buy?

Thu, 07/09/2020 - 15:35
A new BBC housing calculator that helps you find out where in the UK you can afford to live.
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Will I now pay less stamp duty? And other questions

Thu, 07/09/2020 - 13:17
Questions about support bubbles, and other coronavirus topics.
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Coronavirus: Taxes will rise to pay for virus, IFS think tank warns

Thu, 07/09/2020 - 13:02
The chancellor's huge economic support schemes will have to be paid for via higher taxes, the IFS says.
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Funeral costs rise despite 'pauper' ceremonies

Thu, 07/09/2020 - 00:52
Two thirds of UK councils increase costs for cremation ceremonies during the pandemic.
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Loot boxes: I blew my parents' savings gaming on Fifa

Thu, 07/09/2020 - 00:12
How one teenager spent nearly £3,000 on his "addiction" to video game loot boxes.
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Coronavirus: Visitors may not see the thrill of VAT cut

Wed, 07/08/2020 - 17:37
Attractions and restaurants may not pass on the chancellor's VAT cut to visitors.
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Stamp duty holiday: The winners and the losers

Wed, 07/08/2020 - 17:27
The chancellor has announced a stamp duty holiday until next March, pleasing some but angering others.
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Coronavirus: What the chancellor's summer statement means for you

Wed, 07/08/2020 - 13:55
How will Rishi Sunak's coronavirus recovery plan affect the money in your pocket?
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Chancellor gives diners 50% off on eating out

Wed, 07/08/2020 - 13:36
Chancellor Rishi Sunak has unveiled a "eat out to help out" discount as part of wider measures.
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Citizens Advice takes redundancy calls every two minutes

Tue, 07/07/2020 - 19:58
Millions of people are now calling the charity's national hotline seeking redundancy advice.
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'Rishi Sunak: We need help with rent, money and jobs'

Tue, 07/07/2020 - 17:28
Under-30s have been hardest hit by the lockdown, what do they want from the chancellor's summer update?
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Coronavirus: Workers to pay tax on tests by their employer

Tue, 07/07/2020 - 13:54
Covid-19 tests are classed as a benefit, which means staff face a mounting tax bill, say critics.
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How would a stamp duty holiday work?

Tue, 07/07/2020 - 13:43
The government is likely to announce changes to stamp duty to help cut costs for anyone buying a home.
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Vouchers of up to £5,000 for home insulation

Tue, 07/07/2020 - 06:58
The chancellor will announce £2bn of grants to fund energy-saving projects for homeowners in England.
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Dad horrified at £4,642 gaming app bill

Fri, 07/03/2020 - 22:35
A father who paid £4.99 for his daughter to use a smartphone app was shocked to find a £4,642 bill.
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Coronavirus: Money back for Ryanair and Sykes customers

Fri, 07/03/2020 - 13:50
The airline says it is clearing a backlog of refunds while Sykes Cottages also has a new policy.
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Flexible rail tickets urged as workers stop daily commute

Fri, 07/03/2020 - 11:13
Fares should be reformed to reflect recent changes to commuting habits, an independent watchdog says.
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Freeze on car loan and pawn payments set to be extended

Fri, 07/03/2020 - 10:07
The regulator wants to give people struggling with high-cost credit or car finance more time to pay.
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