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Toys R Us UK goes into administration

Wed, 02/28/2018 - 11:09
About 3,000 jobs are at risk at the UK's biggest toy retailer, but stores are still open for now.
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Foxtons hit as London housing market ebbs

Wed, 02/28/2018 - 07:46
The estate agent reports a slump in profits as it warns that the London market is near historic lows.
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Credit card debt: Deadline set for new rules

Tue, 02/27/2018 - 11:37
Firms have made large profits from those in persistent debt but must do more to help them by September.
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Doorstep lender to return £169m to borrowers

Tue, 02/27/2018 - 08:18
Provident Financial reports loss for 2017 and is raising £330m to cover compensation bill.
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Carbon emissions up as diesel sales dive

Tue, 02/27/2018 - 00:22
The popularity of SUVs and falling diesel sales has led to higher vehicle CO2 levels, the SMMT says.
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The end of asking for the bill

Tue, 02/27/2018 - 00:18
Diners can leave a restaurant and their bill is paid automatically via an app, in a Barclaycard trial.
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Starbucks in 'latte levy' London trial on disposable cups

Mon, 02/26/2018 - 15:11
Customers are being charged 5p for disposable cups in a trial in 35 London stores to reduce waste.
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Can you predict a recession by looking at pregnancy rates?

Mon, 02/26/2018 - 13:37
Research from the US suggests a drop in conception rates could indicate a recession is on the way.
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Are you sorry to see the end of the old-style £10 note?

Mon, 02/26/2018 - 12:42
On Thursday, the old-style £10 note will cease to be legal tender. Will we miss it?
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Landlords who say 'no DSS' breaking equality laws

Mon, 02/26/2018 - 11:58
"No DSS" landlords who turn down housing benefit claimants risk breaching equality laws.
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Priciest energy charges to be capped

Mon, 02/26/2018 - 00:18
A law to limit the cost of standard variable rate tariffs is being introduced to Parliament.
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Five ideas on teaching children about saving money from the Money Advice Service

Sun, 02/25/2018 - 00:09
Five ideas on teaching children about saving money from the Money Advice Service.
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'Crash and burn'

Sat, 02/24/2018 - 00:56
Students are suffering from stress and anxiety owing to the pressures of housing costs, a survey has suggested.
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'Disbelief and discontent' over rail timetable delays

Fri, 02/23/2018 - 13:27
New train timetables could be published just four weeks before journeys are due to happen
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EU arsenic warning over magnetic putty children's toy

Fri, 02/23/2018 - 12:01
A magnetic putty toy is no longer on sale after dangerous levels of arsenic were found in a product.
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RBS reports first profit in 10 years

Fri, 02/23/2018 - 10:18
The taxpayer-owned bank has reported an annual profit for the first time since the financial crisis.
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Too few homes being bought commonhold, says law body

Thu, 02/22/2018 - 00:05
Buying a home under commonhold law could be much easier than via leasehold law - but the idea hasn't caught on
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Bitcoin: MPs launch inquiry into digital currencies

Thu, 02/22/2018 - 00:03
The UK's Treasury Committee has launched an investigation into the risks and rewards of digital money.
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Meet Cora, your local bank avatar

Wed, 02/21/2018 - 14:16
Next time you contact your bank, you may be served by a digital avatar instead of a human being. Cora is a prototype virtual bank teller developed by NatWest.
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Gender pay gap: Men still earn more than women at most firms

Wed, 02/21/2018 - 00:13
New figures show almost three in four small UK companies pay men more than their female workers.
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