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Budget 2020: UK growth 'to be slowest since 2009'

Wed, 03/11/2020 - 13:51
The warning from the government's tax and spending watchdog coincides with the Budget.
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Coronavirus: What the interest rate cut means for you

Wed, 03/11/2020 - 09:26
The sudden cut in the Bank rate will immediately reduce the mortgage bill of some homeowners.
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UK interest rates cut in emergency move

Wed, 03/11/2020 - 08:28
The Bank of England cuts rates to the lowest level in history amid the coronavirus outbreak.
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Budget 2020: Chancellor to unveil plans amid coronavirus pressures

Wed, 03/11/2020 - 08:08
Chancellor Rishi Sunak will present the government's first fiscal plans since it won the election.
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Coronavirus: Insurer Aviva cuts back travel cover

Tue, 03/10/2020 - 20:23
People will still be able to buy its travel insurance, but will not be able to add cover for disruption.
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Coronavirus: Banks to allow customers to defer mortgage payments

Tue, 03/10/2020 - 13:17
RBS and TSB will allow affected borrowers to defer mortgage and loan repayments for up to three months.
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Calm returns to markets after share turmoil

Tue, 03/10/2020 - 10:44
London's FTSE 100 share index stabilises after having seen the biggest fall for 12 years on Monday.
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Budget 2020: Young people call for housing help

Tue, 03/10/2020 - 00:01
Housing tops the list of young people's Budget concerns, but they may well be disappointed.
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US trading halted as shares plunge around the world

Mon, 03/09/2020 - 14:14
Shares plunge after a sharp drop in the oil price hits markets already reeling from the coronavirus
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Coronavirus: Public urged not to stockpile

Mon, 03/09/2020 - 10:03
A government minister says there is "no need" for stockpiling, as worried shoppers clear shelves.
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Strictly to stately: Chancellor Rishi Sunak can learn from late replacements

Mon, 03/09/2020 - 00:02
Named as chancellor four weeks ago, Mr Sunak has a Budget to deliver. Which late subs have been good or bad?
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Gender pay reporting a 'blunted instrument' as gaps widen

Mon, 03/09/2020 - 00:01
Many financial companies that have reported so far are still posting gender pay gaps of 30% or more.
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Parents of premature babies to get paid leave, chancellor to announce

Sun, 03/08/2020 - 15:59
It follows a five-year campaign by mum Catriona Ogilvy whose petition was signed by thousands.
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Rogue estate agent 'left me in limbo'

Sat, 03/07/2020 - 02:19
The government needs to "get on" with improving standards of estate agents, house sellers say.
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Budget 2020: Pledges on tampon tax and the future of cash

Fri, 03/06/2020 - 22:30
The 5% VAT rate will go in January, and the chancellor will also protect the future of cash in the Budget.
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Budget 2020: What we already know about our changing finances

Fri, 03/06/2020 - 22:09
Your finances are changing in April, irrespective of speculation about the Budget. Here is a guide.
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Loan charge: MPs in 'fraudsters' row with HMRC

Fri, 03/06/2020 - 02:09
MPs are accusing the tax authorities of portraying victims of tax avoidance schemes as fraudsters.
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My Money: 'Poor in money but rich in friends'

Fri, 03/06/2020 - 00:27
As part of a BBC blog series, Joy Sterling from Gloucestershire shares what she spent her money on for a week.
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Coronavirus: Are people panic buying?

Fri, 03/06/2020 - 00:08
As the virus continues to spread, are consumers hoarding certain products, and is it necessary?
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Budget 2020: Your essential guide to Rishi Sunak's debut

Fri, 03/06/2020 - 00:06
When is the Budget, what does it do and what should we expect to hear from the chancellor?
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