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'Latte levy' of 25p urged by MPs in bid to cut cup waste

Fri, 01/05/2018 - 00:09
The UK throws away 2.5 billion non-recyclable coffee cups every year, MPs say.
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UK car sales see first drop for six years

Fri, 01/05/2018 - 00:03
Car sales dropped around 5.6% last year with drivers continuing to shun diesel-powered engines.
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Buying a home: How long does it take to save a deposit?

Thu, 01/04/2018 - 12:31
The Nationwide calculates how much needs to be saved and for how long to pay a deposit on a first home.
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House price calculator: Where can I afford to rent or buy?

Thu, 01/04/2018 - 12:29
A new BBC housing calculator that helps you find out where in the UK you can afford to live.
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House price growth slowed in 2017, says Nationwide

Thu, 01/04/2018 - 09:21
The Nationwide says average house prices grew 2.6% over the last 12 months, down from 4.5% in 2016.
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'Fat cat Thursday' as top bosses pay overtakes UK workers.

Thu, 01/04/2018 - 00:10
It takes a top chief executive just three days to earn the average annual UK salary of £28,758.
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Why new rules threaten the survival of traditional banks

Wed, 01/03/2018 - 11:06
Banks will have to change radically to survive amid challenges from tech firms, a bank boss says.
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Thousands benefit from stamp duty cut, says Theresa May

Wed, 01/03/2018 - 10:08
The PM says 16,000 home-buyers have saved money since November's cut - but Labour says it drives up prices.
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Bank branch closures: How one town has coped

Tue, 01/02/2018 - 18:10
A scheme to support small businesses with new technology has helped turn around fortunes, the council says.
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Philip Morris places anti-smoking advertisement in papers

Tue, 01/02/2018 - 17:25
The world's second biggest tobacco firm is highlighting its ambition to stop selling cigarettes in the UK.
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Ryanair applies for UK air operator licence

Tue, 01/02/2018 - 17:15
The airline says it may need a UK licence in the event of a hard Brexit.
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Online returns set to soar on 'Takeback Tuesday'

Tue, 01/02/2018 - 13:48
Royal Mail forecasts a huge jump in the number of parcels returned on the first working day of the year.
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Virgin Trains apologises for 'sexist' tweet

Tue, 01/02/2018 - 13:17
When Emily Cole complained to the company about being called "honey", she was "stunned" by the response.
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Rail fares: Commuters 'priced out' by increases, campaigners say

Tue, 01/02/2018 - 09:24
Average rail ticket prices go up by 3.4% across the UK - the biggest increase in five years.
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Biggest house price rises for 2017 revealed

Tue, 01/02/2018 - 08:57
Cheltenham heads the list of towns where house prices rose the most last year, Perth sees biggest fall.
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Households urged to start saving now for next Christmas

Tue, 01/02/2018 - 01:54
Around eight million people in the UK are likely to struggle with money this month, a debt charity says.
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Millennials to secure 'inheritance boom'

Sat, 12/30/2017 - 11:48
But a think tank says inheritance will come too late to help young people on to the housing ladder.
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