Universal credit reduction: 'I feel overwhelmed' at financial impact

BBC Money News Feed - Wed, 10/06/2021 - 10:23
As the £20-a-week UC uplift is withdrawn, we ask three women how it will affect them.
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Back to the office: Insurers covering cost of therapy for lonely dogs

BBC Money News Feed - Tue, 10/05/2021 - 10:29
More policies cover the cost of behavioural treatment for pets as owners return to workplaces.
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Morrisons chair promises 'good Christmas' for shoppers

BBC Money News Feed - Mon, 10/04/2021 - 09:35
As the supermarket's ownership is settled, its chairman says supply issues have been "slightly overblown".
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Stamp duty holiday: Success or failure?

BBC Money News Feed - Fri, 10/01/2021 - 22:00
As stamp duty returns to its pre-pandemic status, there are opposing views over recent tax policy.
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Millions of households face 12% gas and electricity price rise

BBC Money News Feed - Fri, 10/01/2021 - 00:02
Standard energy bills rise by £139 a year and prepayment meter bills see sharper rise under new price cap.
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Restaurants warn prices will rise due to VAT hike

BBC Money News Feed - Fri, 10/01/2021 - 00:01
The increased sales tax will be passed on to customers, say restaurant and bar bosses.
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Virgin Money to close 12 branches in Scotland

BBC Money News Feed - Thu, 09/30/2021 - 10:15
The bank says they will shut early next year after a further fall in demand for in-person banking services.
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Rapid house price growth continues in September, says Nationwide

BBC Money News Feed - Thu, 09/30/2021 - 10:05
Property prices have risen at 10% or more a year for each of the last five months, the Nationwide says.
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Cost of living: £500m in new grants to help poorest households

BBC Money News Feed - Thu, 09/30/2021 - 07:05
The government announces the support as other schemes, including furlough, close.
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Researchers find Apple Pay, Visa contactless hack

BBC Money News Feed - Thu, 09/30/2021 - 01:36
An attacker could bypass the iPhone lock screen and make large payments above the contactless limit.
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