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Average house price now more than £250,000, says Nationwide

BBC Money News Feed - Wed, 11/03/2021 - 10:17
Property prices have risen by 9.9% in the last year, the Nationwide says, but a slowdown is expected.
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Toy sellers pin Christmas hopes on grandparents' spending

BBC Money News Feed - Wed, 11/03/2021 - 07:17
Family celebrations will return but a cost of living rise is expected to put pressure on parents.
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Australia 'backpacker tax': British woman wins discrimination case

BBC Money News Feed - Wed, 11/03/2021 - 02:09
Catherine Addy argued she had paid too much tax, in a ruling that may affect other travellers.
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What an interest rate rise would mean for your finances

BBC Money News Feed - Wed, 11/03/2021 - 00:57
Few people face an immediate impact on their finances, but a rising Bank rate would still be significant.
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Four more UK energy suppliers go bust

BBC Money News Feed - Tue, 11/02/2021 - 16:34
Four small energy firms are the latest to cease trading amid the soaring cost of global gas prices.
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Households to stay worse off than pre-Covid until 2023, says watchdog

BBC Money News Feed - Mon, 11/01/2021 - 13:13
The UK's independent forecaster warns household finances will not return to 2019 levels for two more years.
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Luton man left shocked as his house is ‘stolen’

BBC Money News Feed - Mon, 11/01/2021 - 06:45
A BBC investigation finds Mike Hall's identity was stolen and used to sell his house.
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Slow rise from ultra-low mortgage rates predicted

BBC Money News Feed - Fri, 10/29/2021 - 12:02
Brokers say the current cost of a mortgage is the lowest it will be "for some time".
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Energy price cap to be reviewed as firms go bust

BBC Money News Feed - Fri, 10/29/2021 - 09:54
Ofgem says it will look at how it calculates the cap after a series of energy firms collapsed.
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The British twins who set up a black-founded $1bn 'unicorn'

BBC Money News Feed - Fri, 10/29/2021 - 00:05
Oliver and Alexander Kent-Braham built tech firm Marshmallow during their 20s - it's now worth $1bn.
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Budget 2021: Surge in house prices predicted to slow

BBC Money News Feed - Thu, 10/28/2021 - 13:50
Official forecasters still expect house prices to rise in each of the next five years.
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Will mortgages become more expensive? and other Budget questions

BBC Money News Feed - Thu, 10/28/2021 - 11:22
Budget questions from readers on a range of topics.
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Budget 2021: Tax rises likely to leave middle earners worse off, says IFS

BBC Money News Feed - Thu, 10/28/2021 - 10:32
An economic research group says many people will see their living standards fall over the next year.
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Households face £3,000 hit after Budget measures and tax rises, warns think tank

BBC Money News Feed - Thu, 10/28/2021 - 10:23
The Budget and other government measures will make households worse off, says the Resolution Foundation.
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The plumber giving 'white van man' an eco-makeover

BBC Money News Feed - Thu, 10/28/2021 - 00:12
Plumber Martin Broer explains why he swapped his van for an electric cargo bike.
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Budget 2021: Did you get what you wanted?

BBC Money News Feed - Thu, 10/28/2021 - 00:04
We ask five people across the UK if they got what they wanted from Rishi Sunak's Budget.
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Budget 2021: Prosecco and pint taxes to fall, red wine to rise

BBC Money News Feed - Wed, 10/27/2021 - 15:28
A shake-up of alcohol duty is announced by the chancellor, with higher taxes for stronger drinks.
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Budget 2021: Eight ways Rishi Sunak's plans affect you

BBC Money News Feed - Wed, 10/27/2021 - 14:25
The chancellor has delivered his Covid recovery Budget, here's how it will affect your money.
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Budget 2021: Burnley residents' messages for chancellor

BBC Money News Feed - Wed, 10/27/2021 - 00:05
Residents in Lancashire explain what they want from the chancellor ahead of his Budget.
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No VAT cut to household energy bills in the Budget

BBC Money News Feed - Tue, 10/26/2021 - 12:41
Treasury sources say such a move would be badly targeted and there are other ways to help those struggling.
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