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What can I do if my energy supplier goes bust?

Thu, 09/23/2021 - 13:01
Nearly 1.5 million customers have seen their energy firm collapse amid soaring gas prices.
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Millions face winter finance squeeze, says charity

Thu, 09/23/2021 - 11:53
Low-income families face a £710 rise in costs, the Joseph Rowntree Foundation estimates.
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Energy firms' collapse hits 1.5 million customers

Thu, 09/23/2021 - 00:01
Several energy suppliers, such as Avro Energy and Green, have gone bust in recent weeks.
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Gas crisis: Head of regulator warns more customers face hit

Wed, 09/22/2021 - 12:25
The energy regulator says "well above" hundreds of thousands of customers may be left in limbo as more suppliers fold.
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Fraudsters steal £4m a day as crime surges

Wed, 09/22/2021 - 10:10
Total losses through fraud rockets by 30% in the first half of the year, with many victims not refunded.
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Catalogue of errors led to £1bn of state pension underpayments

Wed, 09/22/2021 - 00:01
The National Audit Office says 134,000 pensioners, mostly women, were affected by a preventable scandal.
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Staff to gain right to request flexible working from first day

Tue, 09/21/2021 - 14:47
All employees will be given the right to request flexible working, under government proposals.
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Gas crisis: Energy price cap will stay, say Kwasi Kwarteng and Ofgem

Tue, 09/21/2021 - 06:53
Price rises will be limited to 12% as Business Secretary Kwasi Kwarteng rejects fears of power cuts.
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Gas prices: 'I'm just watching the meter go up'

Mon, 09/20/2021 - 15:11
Customers caught in the middle of the energy price crisis face higher bills but are told not to panic.
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Gas prices: Are energy bills going up and what can I do?

Sun, 09/19/2021 - 16:57
Gas prices have soared by 250% since January but what does that mean for household bills?
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Unpaid state pension: 'I'm disgusted by delays'

Fri, 09/17/2021 - 22:01
Thousands of people who have turned 66 have not been paid their state pensions and they are furious.
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'I’m constantly worried about being evicted'

Thu, 09/16/2021 - 23:59
Debt charity StepChange is calling for emergency support for renters who have fallen behind on payments.
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Most office workers will never return full-time, survey says

Thu, 09/16/2021 - 12:56
Most people do not believe workers will return to the office full-time, according to YouGov research.
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Firms fined over 'frustrating' nuisance messages

Wed, 09/15/2021 - 14:02
We Buy Any Car, Saga and Sports Direct are fined for sending millions of nuisance messages.
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FCA signs up celebrities to warn of investment risks

Wed, 09/15/2021 - 13:42
Influencers are part of the City regulator's plan to highlight decisions over high-risk investments.
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Countryside Properties scraps leasehold ground rent rises

Wed, 09/15/2021 - 10:14
Developer latest to drop contract clause which campaigners say makes people prisoners in their homes.
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Price rises see record jump as food costs rise in August

Wed, 09/15/2021 - 07:13
The UK inflation rate hit 3.2% in the year to August, according to the latest official figures.
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Pennies back in production as cash is hoarded during Covid

Tue, 09/14/2021 - 23:59
No new 1p coins were made by the Royal Mint in 2018 and 2019 but production resumed last year.
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Job vacancies at new record as furlough winds down

Tue, 09/14/2021 - 07:16
Official figures show the number of vacancies top one million for the first time since records began.
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Politeness leaving people at the mercy of fraudsters

Mon, 09/13/2021 - 12:50
Banks warn that people do not want to appear rude rather than cutting off unsolicited phone calls.
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