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Ofgem proposes reducing £5bn from household energy bills

Wed, 03/07/2018 - 07:58
Watchdog Ofgem wants to cut how much consumers pay towards UK energy networks from 2021.
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Beaufort investors to get 'substantial' amounts back

Tue, 03/06/2018 - 15:30
Investors in the collapsed securities firm should get most of their money returned to them, says PwC
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Is this the future of money?

Tue, 03/06/2018 - 11:30
Remotely explore a virtual shopping centre or pay with a swipe of your hand. Is this how we might shop in future?
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Growth bond savings rates cut by NS&I

Tue, 03/06/2018 - 11:28
The bonds have proved too popular since their launch in December, NS&I says.
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Royal Mail halts three million scam letters

Mon, 03/05/2018 - 12:28
The company says it has stopped hoards of scam letters after responding to criticism of its role.
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Theresa May: Young are 'right to be angry' about lack of homes

Mon, 03/05/2018 - 12:03
Theresa May says it is wrong that only those with family support can afford to own their own homes.
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Car sales fall again as UK consumers shun diesels

Mon, 03/05/2018 - 11:21
New UK car registrations fell last month, with another sharp drop in diesel sales.
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Ban imposed on catch-up energy bills

Mon, 03/05/2018 - 07:48
The new rule, starting in May for domestic customers, should stop shock bills of thousands of pounds.
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Carney calls for crackdown on cryptocurrency 'mania'

Fri, 03/02/2018 - 11:58
Bitcoin and other digital currencies must be regulated, Bank of England governor Mark Carney warns.
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Shoddy trade work 'causes knock-on costs'

Fri, 03/02/2018 - 10:20
Millions take time off work to deal with the fall-out of poor work each year, says Citizens Advice.
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'My shorts saved me'

Fri, 03/02/2018 - 00:18
Do safety gadgets aimed at women help protect against assault or reinforce "victim" stereotypes?
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E.On bill changes to raise gas and electricity prices

Thu, 03/01/2018 - 20:01
The average standard variable tariff rate will increase by £22 a year.
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McCain under fire for competition prizes

Thu, 03/01/2018 - 17:20
A McCain Foods competition in which just 160 of the 28,815 prizes were won has been criticised.
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Six reasons behind the high street crisis

Thu, 03/01/2018 - 14:14
Inflation and the rise of online shopping have left many retailers on the ropes.
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Deadlines loom for first home Isa savers

Thu, 03/01/2018 - 12:56
Time is running out for savers to transfer existing funds from a Help to Buy Isa into a Lifetime Isa.
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Annual house price growth slowed in February, Nationwide says

Thu, 03/01/2018 - 07:38
The slowdown is consistent with recent signs of softening in the market, the building society says
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Smart Wallet Card shows adverts from banks at MWC 2018

Thu, 03/01/2018 - 01:41
The data-transmitting device stores multiple payment card details and can send and receive messages.
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Old Charles Darwin paper £10 notes out, new 10p coins in

Thu, 03/01/2018 - 00:33
Shops can refuse the paper banknotes from Friday, while 26 new designs of 10p coin will enter circulation.
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It's snowing - can I refuse to go to work?

Wed, 02/28/2018 - 22:39
What are your legal rights if the weather means you are unable to make it into work?
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Childcare costs: Parents of children under two pay the most

Wed, 02/28/2018 - 11:31
The cost of a part-time nursery place for a child under two rose by 7% in a year, to £122 a week, research says.
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