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Why Venezuelans are seeking refuge in crypto-currencies

Tue, 03/19/2019 - 00:05
As Venezuela staggers under political and economic crises, its citizens are embracing digital money.
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World's most expensive cities revealed

Tue, 03/19/2019 - 00:01
Paris comes top of a ranking of the world's most expensive cities, alongside Hong Kong and Singapore.
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People spend £69 on average on a UK night out, says report

Mon, 03/18/2019 - 12:31
Average spend reaches £69 as people stay out for longer, says a report into the night-time economy.
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Contactless card use surges as doubts ease

Fri, 03/15/2019 - 11:29
Contactless use rose by 31% in 2018, data shows, with the technology accounting for one in three card payments.
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Zoopla promises to end housing benefit discrimination

Fri, 03/15/2019 - 10:09
Move follows a BBC investigation showing letting agents discriminated against housing benefit tenants.
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'Pupil poverty' pressure on school cash

Fri, 03/15/2019 - 01:14
Head teachers say schools, already facing budget cuts, have to help pupils with clothes and food.
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Energy bills: 'I don't know who to trust'

Fri, 03/15/2019 - 00:01
Frustration with energy suppliers' customer service leads to changes, as ratings expose the worst performers.
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Exit fee crackdown on investment fund supermarkets

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 11:26
A ban or cap on exit fees would allow investors to switch more easily between investment platforms, FCA says.
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Right to Buy homes re-sold since 2000 made £6.4bn in profit

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 00:49
One former council tenant bought their home for £8,000 and sold it on for £285,000 nine days later.
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Brexit uncertainty 'holds back house moves'

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 00:01
Surveyors say that the Brexit impasse means buyers and sellers are "sitting tight", according to a report.
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Pound jumps to nine-month high

Wed, 03/13/2019 - 22:18
Sterling rises more than 2% after Parliament rejects a no-deal Brexit.
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Spring Statement: Hammond promises 'deal dividend'

Wed, 03/13/2019 - 14:28
Chancellor promises extra spending, if MPs vote to leave the European Union with a deal.
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Morrisons stocks up on 'cupboard fillers'

Wed, 03/13/2019 - 11:12
The retailer stocks up on some products and says there has been a rise in sales of painkillers.
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Carphone Warehouse fined £29m for insurance mis-selling

Wed, 03/13/2019 - 08:14
The FCA says Carphone Warehouse failed to give staff the right training to sell Geek Squad insurance.
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'No water and rodents' among student housing gripes

Wed, 03/13/2019 - 07:46
A third of UK students have gone without heating or running water, a survey suggests.
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Wonga: Fourfold rise in compensation claimant estimate

Tue, 03/12/2019 - 13:23
More than 40,000 customers of former payday lender Wonga are seeking compensation, with more expected.
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Pound falls sharply on Brexit deal advice

Tue, 03/12/2019 - 12:47
Sterling drops two cents after attorney general says new Brexit deal doesn't tackle key objections.
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Do supermarkets know more about us than we do?

Tue, 03/12/2019 - 01:14
Product loyalty is not solely based on value, quality or choice but also on personal attachment, studies suggest.
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Brilliant Energy fails to live up to its name

Mon, 03/11/2019 - 14:39
The domestic energy provider with 17,000 customers ceases trading - the latest of a string of failures.
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Brexit: 10 ways you could be affected by no-deal

Mon, 03/11/2019 - 11:30
From your weekly shop to your holiday plans, how could a no-deal Brexit affect you?
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