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Will we soon be renting rather than buying our clothes?

Wed, 09/26/2018 - 00:08
Will we rent clothes in future instead of buying them? Some say the idea is set to go mainstream.
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Debt killed my dad

Tue, 09/25/2018 - 01:50
A small debt for unpaid council tax multiplied many times when Nigel Hurst was declared bankrupt - and caused him to take his life.
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Scammers steal half-a-billion pounds from UK banking customers

Mon, 09/24/2018 - 23:04
Fraudsters managed to steal more than £500m from UK banking customers in the first half of 2018.
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Shared ownership: Problems halved or doubled?

Mon, 09/24/2018 - 00:23
Shared ownership, Help to Buy, and the Starter Home scheme can be confusing. Are they the answer for buying a first home?
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PPI fuelling fraud culture, says Barclays boss

Sun, 09/23/2018 - 11:58
The level of bogus claims is enormous and the government is complicit, the bank's chairman says.
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Goldman Sachs wants your piggy bank

Fri, 09/21/2018 - 21:48
The "giant vampire squid" will target the UK savings market next week - but will it be a damp squib?
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NatWest, RBS and Ulster Bank hit by online banking glitch

Fri, 09/21/2018 - 08:37
Customers of NatWest, RBS and Ulster Bank are unable to access their accounts online.
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Barclays customers hit by online glitch

Thu, 09/20/2018 - 14:47
Computer problems have hit the bank as customers complain of being unable to access their accounts.
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Three water companies warned by watchdog

Thu, 09/20/2018 - 00:14
The Consumer Council for Water tells firms to improve customer service and reduce complaints.
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House prices rise fastest in North West

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 12:20
Property in the region climbed 5.6% in the past 12 months, while London prices fell 0.7%.
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Tesco's new discount chain Jack's takes on Aldi and Lidl

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 12:19
The new supermarket aims to have the cheapest prices and will offer far fewer products than Tesco.
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UK inflation hits six-month high

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 09:53
The UK inflation rate for August unexpectedly rises to 2.7%, the highest in six months.
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'Wild West' Bitcoin 'should be regulated'

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 00:15
Digital currencies pose a "litany of risks" and investors have little protection, says an MPs' committee.
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Millions overcharged for mobile contracts

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 00:15
Citizens Advice says many consumers are still charged for smartphones even after they are paid off.
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The rise of the payment app: 'I hardly use cash any more'

Tue, 09/18/2018 - 00:48
Person-to-person payment apps are rising fast in popularity around the world, but are they safe?
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'I dialled into work and prayed my baby wouldn't wake up'

Tue, 09/18/2018 - 00:12
Winning flexible working hours can bring a new set of major problems, a survey finds.
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Anger mounts over House of Fraser gift cards

Tue, 09/18/2018 - 00:11
The store's new owners told customers to send in gift cards, but a month later they've heard nothing.
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Income 'not the only factor' in poverty

Mon, 09/17/2018 - 09:23
The Social Metrics Commission says assessments should include "inescapable" costs, as well as income.
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Steel pensioners 'still fighting' despite campaign win

Sun, 09/16/2018 - 00:54
Ex-steelworkers thought they had won 90% of their money - but claim some are only getting half.
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'The Bank of Mum and Dad will run dry'

Fri, 09/14/2018 - 21:55
Money lenders say people will borrow even more from families as firms cut lending after Wonga's collapse.
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