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End of mega-cheap personal loans?

Mon, 12/04/2017 - 12:01
Strikingly cheap high-value loans and long 0% credit card transfer deals could be coming to an end.
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Driving examiners start 48-hour strike on new test day

Mon, 12/04/2017 - 08:37
Up to 2,000 examiners are walking out in protest at a new driving test launching on Monday.
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Poverty hits more children and pensioners, says charity

Mon, 12/04/2017 - 07:50
Research suggests benefit changes over the last four years have reversed efforts to tackle hardship.
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Plastic fantastic

Mon, 12/04/2017 - 00:21
The growth of easily available credit profoundly altered our attitude to money.
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Are Saturday jobs less popular among children now?

Mon, 12/04/2017 - 00:13
The number of school children with a part-time job has fallen by a fifth in the past five years.
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When I'm 64

Sun, 12/03/2017 - 01:44
Within 15 years, retirees who are renting may have to pay up to 42% of their income, according to a new study
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Whirlpool tumble dryers: MPs' anger as replacement ends

Sat, 12/02/2017 - 16:22
Whirlpool ends a scheme that had offered cut-price replacements for tumble dryers linked to a fire risk.
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Minister calls for minimum banking services guarantee

Sat, 12/02/2017 - 00:13
The Scottish government's call for a minimum service comes after RBS announced 62 branch closures.
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How much of your salary is spent on rent?

Fri, 12/01/2017 - 22:03
Tenants living in London see twice as much of their salary going to their landlord than those in the North.
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Driving-style fines system for late tax filing planned by HMRC

Fri, 12/01/2017 - 16:00
Anyone missing the tax return deadline would get points on their record rather than an automatic fine.
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Supermarkets 'raise the price of Christmas biscuits'

Fri, 12/01/2017 - 15:14
Supermarkets hike the price of Christmas biscuit selections as butter prices soar, according to a report.
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RBS to close one in four branches and shed 680 jobs

Fri, 12/01/2017 - 10:35
The state-backed bank says there has been a big drop in branch use as more people bank online.
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Is cash still king?

Fri, 12/01/2017 - 00:07
As mobile payment apps become increasingly popular, and some societies are aiming to become cashless, how has money fared over the last decade?
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Care homes: Public 'pay unfair fees to plug £1bn shortfall'

Thu, 11/30/2017 - 14:47
Charges after death and over-the-top upfront fees for self-funders highlighted by the markets watchdog.
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Stamp duty giveaway will have limited impact, says Nationwide

Thu, 11/30/2017 - 09:27
The Nationwide says the chancellor's giveaway for first-time buyers will have limited effect on demand.
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Google faces mass legal action in UK over data snooping

Thu, 11/30/2017 - 00:07
Search giant is accused of unlawfully harvesting the personal information of millions of UK iPhone users.
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Bank deputy warns of Bitcoin bubble risks

Wed, 11/29/2017 - 16:10
Investors should "do their homework", says Bank of England official, as Bitcoin passes $11,000.
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Fraudsters pose as police to steal cash

Wed, 11/29/2017 - 13:14
Victims have lost thousands of pounds in the scam, believing they are helping to expose corrupt bank staff.
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Loan sharks 'hang around the school gates'

Wed, 11/29/2017 - 11:41
On one estate they handed out cards to children asking mums to ring if the children needed new trainers.
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Free ATMs 'must be available across UK'

Wed, 11/29/2017 - 00:01
Nicky Morgan, of the Treasury Committee, says any fall in the number of ATMs would "clearly be of concern".
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