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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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Holiday promotions can be misleading, says Which?

Sat, 12/30/2017 - 02:06
In half the cases it looked at, Which? found holidays were no more expensive after the promotion period ended.
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Mortgage approvals 'lowest for over a year'

Thu, 12/28/2017 - 12:08
The number of new mortgages being approved in November was the lowest since August 2016, according to UK banks.
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Rogue landlords targeted by government

Thu, 12/28/2017 - 06:13
Landlords in England who want to rent a property to five or more people need a licence under plans.
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HMRC employs farmyard ducks to 'niggle' taxpayers

Wed, 12/27/2017 - 11:15
Two farmyard ducks have been reminding people to pay their tax - but have now retired to the country
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Shoppers stay home for Boxing Day sales

Tue, 12/26/2017 - 15:12
Fewer people went bargain hunting, following Black Friday discounts and smarter online shopping.
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Shoppers immune to Boxing Day sales fever

Tue, 12/26/2017 - 00:50
Previous spending and the income squeeze will hit the traditional Christmas season, a survey suggests.
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MP campaigns to end unpaid 'trial shifts'

Sun, 12/24/2017 - 00:07
Glasgow South MP Stewart McDonald is urging his colleagues to back a Private Members' Bill.
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In the dog house

Fri, 12/22/2017 - 19:40
One expert advises movers how to care for pets, and others give property price predictions for 2018.
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