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Universal credit: Single mums being forced into sex work

Mon, 07/22/2019 - 06:01
An inquiry is being held to look at the impact of the benefit system on young women.
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Danger tumble dryers: 'I'm sorry' says Whirlpool executive

Mon, 07/22/2019 - 00:05
A full recall of remaining fire-prone dryers is launched, four years after the safety issue first emerged.
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Body-worn cameras to be compulsory for bailiffs

Mon, 07/22/2019 - 00:05
The government says the move will help tackle "intimidation and aggression" used by some bailiffs.
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Renters may get access to rogue landlord database

Sun, 07/21/2019 - 10:48
Prospective tenants would be able to check if their landlord has convictions, under government plans.
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The dos and don'ts of getting a pay rise

Sun, 07/21/2019 - 00:30
You deserve more money but how do you go about getting it, and what should you do - or not do?
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Pound sterling: 5 holiday destinations where a weak pound still goes far

Fri, 07/19/2019 - 22:07
The pound may be falling, but there are still plenty of places it goes a long way. We look at five.
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Tesco raises prices on 1,000 products

Fri, 07/19/2019 - 15:53
The retail giant says it held off raising prices for as long as it could, and insists it is still competitive.
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Workers could get compensated for cancelled shifts

Fri, 07/19/2019 - 14:36
The plan is part of a package of measures aimed at improving the rights of low-paid flexible workers.
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Public sector workers 'to get £2bn pay rise'

Fri, 07/19/2019 - 07:49
Soldiers, teachers and police officers are reportedly getting their biggest rise in six years.
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Housing market: What are rent controls?

Fri, 07/19/2019 - 01:13
A simple look at how rent controls work and how effective they are.
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No-fault eviction ban will hurt tenants, landlords say

Fri, 07/19/2019 - 00:03
A plan to ban section 21 notices - sometimes called revenge evictions - will backfire, say landlords.
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Water bills set to be cut by £50 over five years

Thu, 07/18/2019 - 08:01
The regulator says water firms must also invest billions more in improving services between 2020 and 2025.
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Should I offset my summer holiday flights?

Thu, 07/18/2019 - 00:14
As more of us worry about our carbon emissions, how can you offset your air travel?
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M&S defends Little Shop toy giveaway despite backlash

Wed, 07/17/2019 - 15:14
The retailer is accused of producing more plastic waste, but says the promotion is sustainable.
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Woman wins right to late partner's military pension in landmark ruling

Wed, 07/17/2019 - 15:06
The ruling could impact others in the public sector, including police, teachers and doctors.
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Tourists facing travel money 'shock' this summer

Wed, 07/17/2019 - 13:44
Tourists are getting less than a euro for their pounds in some foreign exchange kiosks.
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Top London home prices 'falling fastest' amid UK slowdown

Wed, 07/17/2019 - 13:26
Detached London homes fell in value by over £50,000 in a year, but many regions see house price rises.
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'I asked the bank to block my spending. It wouldn't'

Wed, 07/17/2019 - 00:01
Suzanne suffered bouts of mental illness and spent heavily, but says the system failed those who tried to help her.
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Flexible working should be default, says MP Helen Whately

Tue, 07/16/2019 - 15:49
An MP introduces a bill to force all employers to allow staff to work flexible hours.
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Wage growth at highest rate since 2008

Tue, 07/16/2019 - 11:41
Official figures also show a record number in employment as the labour market remains "strong".
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