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Spring Statement: What to expect on fuel, pensions and benefits

BBC Money News Feed - Mon, 03/21/2022 - 14:02
The Ukraine war and rising living prices means Rishi Sunak faces pressure to take fresh action to help.
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Chancellor must do more to help poorest households, charity says

BBC Money News Feed - Mon, 03/21/2022 - 07:58
One debt charity is calling on Rishi Sunak to increase benefits in line with the rising cost of living.
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Loan sharks trap poorest as cost of living crisis bites

BBC Money News Feed - Mon, 03/21/2022 - 00:40
Illegal lenders in England are preying on the most vulnerable in society, says a report.
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Money: £19bn in old UK banknotes and coins not cashed in

BBC Money News Feed - Sun, 03/20/2022 - 15:37
Paper £20 and £50 notes cannot be used after September this year but can still be exchanged.
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Cost of living: Calls for targeted help to cut energy bills

BBC Money News Feed - Fri, 03/18/2022 - 22:42
Millions of people may have to spend less on food and clothing to afford higher bills, an energy boss says.
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Ukraine war: Fraudsters exploit crisis to steal money

BBC Money News Feed - Fri, 03/18/2022 - 00:20
Fraudsters are masquerading as victims of the war in Ukraine to trick people into sending money.
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How the interest rate rise might affect you

BBC Money News Feed - Thu, 03/17/2022 - 15:58
The Bank of England has now increased interest rates to 0.75%, the third rise in four months.
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Interest rates rise again to counter higher prices

BBC Money News Feed - Thu, 03/17/2022 - 13:46
Bank of England increases rates for the third time in four months as the cost of living rises.
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Universal credit claimants 'overwhelmed' by debt

BBC Money News Feed - Thu, 03/17/2022 - 00:00
Many people getting universal credit can't cover the rising cost of living, says charity.
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Diesel rises again to hit a record £1.76 a litre

BBC Money News Feed - Wed, 03/16/2022 - 12:37
Russia's invasion of Ukraine has rocked global oil prices and pushed up the cost of fuel in the UK.
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Cost of living: Consumers urged to take up workplace perks

BBC Money News Feed - Wed, 03/16/2022 - 11:52
An estimated 10 million people can access discount schemes at work but may not use them, research suggests.
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Oil price falls below $100 but petrol hits new high

BBC Money News Feed - Tue, 03/15/2022 - 13:36
Motoring groups call for fuel prices to fall as Brent crude drops to its lowest for two weeks.
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Cost of living: 'My pay isn't keeping up with rising prices'

BBC Money News Feed - Tue, 03/15/2022 - 10:40
The number of unemployed drops below pre-pandemic levels, but wages continue to lag behind rising prices.
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