Money

Cost of living: Lessons from history about how we spend

BBC Money News Feed - Wed, 06/01/2022 - 00:02
What can a treasure trove in Leeds tell us about why we hoard our money?
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The top spies fighting terrorism three days a week

BBC Money News Feed - Mon, 05/30/2022 - 00:01
If job-sharing mums can lead GCHQ why isn't this way of working more common?
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Energy bills: More help may be expected next year, says think tank

BBC Money News Feed - Fri, 05/27/2022 - 08:34
The government will face pressure to give more support if energy prices do not fall, a think tank says.
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Every household to get energy bill discounts of £400 this autumn

BBC Money News Feed - Thu, 05/26/2022 - 14:39
The poorest will also get a lump-sum of £650 to help with the cost of living, Rishi Sunak says.
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Cost of living: What Rishi Sunak's help means for you

BBC Money News Feed - Thu, 05/26/2022 - 14:02
The chancellor says the new support will help with soaring bills, so how will you be impacted?
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Cost of living: 'My daughter won't ask me for money for sanitary products'

BBC Money News Feed - Thu, 05/26/2022 - 00:01
A mother explains how she can't make ends meet as data suggests more people are struggling.
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UK energy bills to be cut by hundreds as part of £10bn support package

BBC Money News Feed - Wed, 05/25/2022 - 23:31
A new package to help people with energy bills is expected to be funded by a windfall tax on firms.
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Energy price cap: Typical energy bill set to rise £800 a year in October

BBC Money News Feed - Tue, 05/24/2022 - 14:55
Industry regulator Ofgem warns households that they should expect higher energy bills this winter.
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Klarna to cut 10% of staff as it warns of recession

BBC Money News Feed - Tue, 05/24/2022 - 12:09
The buy now pay later firm plans to axe around 700 workers ahead of a "likely recession".
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Fry up breakfast costs 40p more than last year

BBC Money News Feed - Tue, 05/24/2022 - 11:41
Supermarket food prices are rising at the fastest pace since 2009, says research firm Kantar.
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Why chicken is getting more and more expensive

BBC Money News Feed - Tue, 05/24/2022 - 11:05
We follow a chicken from farm to supermarket shelf to see how costs are building up at every stage.
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Fraud victims face call waiting lottery from banks

BBC Money News Feed - Tue, 05/24/2022 - 00:09
Average waiting times can range from 16 seconds to over 30 minutes - depending on the bank, says Which?.
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Love Island's eBay styling could change second-hand buying habits

BBC Money News Feed - Tue, 05/24/2022 - 00:06
Fans of the show could buy more second-hand after seeing stars in eBay outfits, fashion experts say.
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Cost of living: Two-child families paying £400 a month more

BBC Money News Feed - Mon, 05/23/2022 - 11:12
The rising cost of energy, transport and childcare is forcing families to make tough choices.
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Pay gap between bosses and staff expected to widen

BBC Money News Feed - Mon, 05/23/2022 - 07:57
The High Pay Centre says pay gaps were the greatest in the retail sector in the early months of 2022.
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E.On UK boss warns 40% of customers face fuel poverty

BBC Money News Feed - Sun, 05/22/2022 - 13:28
Chief executive Michael Lewis calls for government intervention to help struggling households.
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Self-scan supermarket tills and the rows over their use

BBC Money News Feed - Sat, 05/21/2022 - 01:15
Do you relish scanning your own groceries or are you missing the human cashiers?
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Cost of living: What are Rishi Sunak's options to ease the burden on households?

BBC Money News Feed - Fri, 05/20/2022 - 10:48
There are ways the chancellor could tackle the strain on people's pockets - but what do they cost?
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Iceland to launch over-60s discount as cost of living soars

BBC Money News Feed - Thu, 05/19/2022 - 17:19
The supermarket chain says it wants to support older customers through the cost of living crisis.
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Pressure builds on Rishi Sunak to act now on living costs

BBC Money News Feed - Thu, 05/19/2022 - 12:06
The CBI and the TUC urge the government to help the "hardest hit" as inflation soars.
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