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Shares surge as political and trade tensions ease

Mon, 12/16/2019 - 17:58
Investors have welcomed the election result as well as progress in resolving the US-China trade dispute.
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Water firms hit by toughest profit crackdown in 30 years

Mon, 12/16/2019 - 10:47
The regulator announces a cap on investor returns as it cuts the average bill by £50 over five years.
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Christmas lights from online sellers 'can be fire risk'

Mon, 12/16/2019 - 00:10
Which? says six out of 13 sets of Christmas lights it bought from online marketplaces were unsafe.
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Switching broadband provider 'could save £120'

Sat, 12/14/2019 - 12:21
More than three-quarters of consumers who haggled were offered a better deal, according to Which?
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What the Conservatives' win means for your money

Fri, 12/13/2019 - 22:07
Promises have been made and plans put in place that will have an effect on your finances after the election.
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Timetable set for Woodford fund repayments

Fri, 12/13/2019 - 12:42
Stricken investors in Neil Woodford's former flagship fund will receive their first payments on 20 January.
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General election 2019: Pound and shares surge

Fri, 12/13/2019 - 10:17
The FTSE is higher while sterling hits its highest level against the dollar since June last year.
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Inaccurate bills are energy customers' biggest complaint, charity says

Thu, 12/12/2019 - 11:22
Three in five say bills are the source of problems, as Citizens Advice rates the best and worst firms.
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My Money: 'My mate spent £6 on four Hula Hoops packs'

Thu, 12/12/2019 - 00:03
As part of a new BBC blog series, Harriet Brown shares what she spent her money on this week.
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'I order takeaways six nights a week'

Thu, 12/12/2019 - 00:00
Ben Roberts spends up to £1,600 a month ordering in, more than three times the national average for a year.
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Post Office settles IT ‘fraud’ case for £58m

Wed, 12/11/2019 - 13:56
The Post Office has settled a long-running dispute with sub-postmasters over its Horizon IT system.
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Most-viewed mansions of 2019 revealed

Wed, 12/11/2019 - 00:02
Castles and mirrored ceilings attracted clicks among window shoppers on a property website.
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'We’re sorry for Thomas Cook refund delay'

Tue, 12/10/2019 - 09:05
The body issuing refunds to customers of the tour operator has apologised for payment delays.
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'Hackable' karaoke and walkie talkie toys found by Which?

Tue, 12/10/2019 - 00:01
Strangers could connect to the toys via Bluetooth in certain cases, the consumer body claims.
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Investors withdraw £100m from UK property funds

Mon, 12/09/2019 - 12:51
Many have been shaken by the suspension of withdrawals from a leading property fund last week.
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Universal credit claimants one year on

Mon, 12/09/2019 - 02:25
Many people are out of pocket after a five-week wait for their first benefit payment, charities say.
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'Perfect' Scotch whisky collection could be worth £8m

Mon, 12/09/2019 - 00:43
Nearly 4,000 bottles of rare whisky owned by a US businessman will go on sale in an online auction next year.
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Pensioner in £193,000 inheritance battle after sort code error

Sat, 12/07/2019 - 23:22
A 74-year-old had his share of an inheritance withheld after providing the wrong sort code number.
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Thomas Cook: 'They told me the money was safe'

Fri, 12/06/2019 - 22:32
Many angry Thomas Cook customers are still awaiting refunds for the holidays that never happened.
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West Coast Rail: Preston-to-Scotland rail fares to be capped

Fri, 12/06/2019 - 08:48
The UK's competition watchdog agrees to cap rail fares on certain routes between Scotland and Preston.
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