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Legal victories over 'No DSS' letting agents

Thu, 02/27/2020 - 00:42
Two single mothers win out-of-court settlements against letting agents refusing benefit claimants.
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Buy now, pay later 'growing fast' amid debt fears

Thu, 02/27/2020 - 00:04
A report says services such as Klarna are booming among online shoppers despite concerns for young consumers.
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Lloyds and Direct Line to cut hundreds of jobs

Wed, 02/26/2020 - 12:35
Banking giant Lloyds says 780 jobs will go this year, while Direct Line is cutting 800 positions.
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Childcare costs: Parents of children under two pay 5% more

Wed, 02/26/2020 - 02:50
A report finds part-time nursery care costs more than £130 per week in England, Scotland and Wales.
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'We cancelled our holiday because of coronavirus'

Wed, 02/26/2020 - 00:04
Peter and Jill Baker have been left out of pocket over their decision to cancel a holiday in Italy.
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Coronavirus: Will I get paid if I self-isolate?

Tue, 02/25/2020 - 13:01
Health Secretary Matt Hancock says Britons returning from locked-down Italian towns must self-isolate.
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Coronavirus: Your rights as a traveller

Tue, 02/25/2020 - 09:46
The coronavirus has already become a nightmare for travellers and the tourism industry alike.
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The people who got to the top on a four-day week

Tue, 02/25/2020 - 09:36
About a million people in senior-level jobs work part time, according to official figures.
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Housing: The Yimbys who want to shake up suburbia

Tue, 02/25/2020 - 00:21
BBC News meets a pressure group called London Yimby which thinks it has a solution to the housing crisis.
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Young drivers 'let down over insurance app faults'

Tue, 02/25/2020 - 00:01
Carrot uses phone data to measure braking and acceleration - but some say it often fails to work.
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New watchdog will have power to ban rogue builders

Mon, 02/24/2020 - 17:32
The body will award compensation to people stuck in 'shoddy' new-builds, the government has promised.
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Housing shortage: Scale of UK's housing gap revealed

Sun, 02/23/2020 - 22:26
Renters speak of struggling to get on the property ladder, amid a shortage of over one million homes.
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Email address charges branded 'daylight robbery'

Sat, 02/22/2020 - 00:42
Ofcom is asking why broadband firms charge people to keep old email addresses after switching providers.
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First class stamps to rise 6p to 76p

Fri, 02/21/2020 - 12:52
The Royal Mail is increasing the cost of postage again, with first-class stamps rising 6p to 76p
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Retail sales bounce back in January after weak end to 2019

Thu, 02/20/2020 - 10:36
Post-Christmas sales helped retailers see their best growth since March, official figures show.
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My Money: 'My husband and I have 90 minutes together each week'

Thu, 02/20/2020 - 00:25
As part of a new BBC blog series, Maura Hannon from Switzerland shares what she spent her money on this week.
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New polymer £20 featuring painter Turner enters circulation

Thu, 02/20/2020 - 00:04
A new polymer £20 banknote featuring artist JMW Turner starts to appear in ATMs on Thursday.
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No-fault evictions: 'Our lives are falling apart'

Thu, 02/20/2020 - 00:02
Becky Palmer and her family were given two months to leave a home they had rented for 12 years.
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'Vegans need their own shelf in the office fridge'

Wed, 02/19/2020 - 11:16
The Vegan Society has issued guidelines to "help employers accommodate the needs of vegans".
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Fuel prices push UK inflation to six-month high

Wed, 02/19/2020 - 11:13
The Consumer Prices Index rose to 1.8%, but remains below the Bank of England's 2% target.
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