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Winter likely to finish off some energy firms, analysts say

Fri, 01/11/2019 - 22:09
Customers could see their tariffs rise if they are bounced to a new energy supplier.
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Wet wipes to get 'Fine to Flush' logo to tackle fatbergs

Fri, 01/11/2019 - 13:50
A "Fine to Flush" label for wet wipes has been launched to help tackle blocked sewers.
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Amazon and eBay evict sellers amid VAT crackdown

Fri, 01/11/2019 - 12:02
Some overseas businesses were selling items - including British flags - but evading VAT.
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Universal credit: Two-child benefit cap to be relaxed

Thu, 01/10/2019 - 22:00
Families with three or more children born before April 2017 will now not be included.
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Our chatbot answers the top five Brexit questions

Thu, 01/10/2019 - 12:02
It's hard to know what will happen in the end, but that doesn't mean we can't give a few answers now.
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Plan to free 'mortgage prisoners' revealed by FCA

Thu, 01/10/2019 - 11:56
Some 140,000 homeowners are trapped on loans with high interest rates. New proposals could help them.
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Worst Christmas for retailers in a decade, says BRC

Thu, 01/10/2019 - 07:42
Total UK retail sales showed 0% annual growth in December, according to industry experts.
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'Act now' warning over tax returns

Wed, 01/09/2019 - 15:49
Millions of people face a deadline for completing their self-assessment tax return.
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Energy suppliers to face tighter rules, says Ofgem

Wed, 01/09/2019 - 07:14
The energy regulator will change licensing rules after nine new gas and energy providers collapsed.
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Paupers' funerals cost UK councils nearly £5.4m in a year

Wed, 01/09/2019 - 00:13
Birmingham spent almost £1m on funerals while areas of east London had the highest rate per death.
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Pension cold-calling ban takes effect

Wed, 01/09/2019 - 00:00
The ban, first announced two years ago, is aimed at preventing scams that cost victims thousands of pounds.
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Energy firm ceases trading after ban

Tue, 01/08/2019 - 14:58
Economy Energy recently said it had "no intention of closing our doors" but has now collapsed.
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Deposit demands 'tough for young buyers'

Tue, 01/08/2019 - 09:44
The UK's largest mortgage lender says that property values rose by 1.3% over the course of 2018.
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Email error 'like handing over your keys'

Tue, 01/08/2019 - 08:27
A stranger's financial details were visible as he entered the wrong email when signing up to a credit service.
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Supermarkets battle over New Year price cuts

Mon, 01/07/2019 - 13:09
Morrisons and Tesco join other leading UK supermarkets in cutting prices.
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University a 'false promise' for too many youngsters

Mon, 01/07/2019 - 12:59
The government should crack down on courses that offer little financial return for graduates, a study says.
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UK household debt hits new peak, says TUC

Mon, 01/07/2019 - 07:55
Excluding mortgages, average debt per household rose sharply in 2018 to £15,385, TUC research says.
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More credit unions failing but membership growing

Fri, 01/04/2019 - 12:36
The number of credit unions has more than halved since 2000 but more people are using the sector.
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EuroMillions: 'It'll be fun to give away' say NI jackpot couple

Fri, 01/04/2019 - 12:24
Frances and Patrick Connolly say they are overwhelmed after winning the £115m Lotto jackpot.
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Economy Energy banned from taking on new customers

Fri, 01/04/2019 - 09:42
Economy Energy could have its licence revoked if it fails to improve its customer service.
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