Santander to close more than 100 branches

BBC Money News Feed - Thu, 03/25/2021 - 10:25
The bank says 840 staff will be affected by the decision although it will try to offer them roles elsewhere.
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New Alan Turing £50 note design is revealed

BBC Money News Feed - Thu, 03/25/2021 - 07:00
The banknote will enter circulation on 23 June - Alan Turing's birthday - and will be made of polymer.
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UK inflation rate falls as clothes prices drop

BBC Money News Feed - Wed, 03/24/2021 - 08:07
A fall in the price of clothing and second-hand cars offset a rise in fuel costs last month.
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'I was working 72 hours a week - it was cult-like'

BBC Money News Feed - Wed, 03/24/2021 - 00:06
As first-year Goldman Sachs analysts ask for a cap on their hours, four BBC News readers share their schedules.
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Covid fraud: £34.5m stolen in pandemic scams

BBC Money News Feed - Wed, 03/24/2021 - 00:05
More than 400,000 frauds and other cyber-crimes have been reported to police during the pandemic.
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Covid: £5,000 fine for people going on holiday abroad

BBC Money News Feed - Tue, 03/23/2021 - 13:06
It is due to come into force in England next week as some other lockdown restrictions are eased.
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'Thrill of investing' leads young to take risks

BBC Money News Feed - Tue, 03/23/2021 - 12:34
They are investing in high-risk products for the "challenge, competition and novelty", the regulator says.
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Jobless crisis shows signs of easing but under-25s hit hard

BBC Money News Feed - Tue, 03/23/2021 - 10:44
The number of workers on UK company payrolls climbed by 200,000 in the three months to February.
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Fresh warnings over Royal Mail parcel scam

BBC Money News Feed - Tue, 03/23/2021 - 10:23
Trading standards officers say the text scam links to a copycat website run by fraudsters.
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'Over 50 and overlooked for work'

BBC Money News Feed - Tue, 03/23/2021 - 00:42
Suzi Ludlow, 67, from Horsham was made redundant in October and hasn't found a job since.
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Covid inequality: No vaccination for poverty in a pandemic

BBC Money News Feed - Mon, 03/22/2021 - 02:08
People on the financial precipice are disproportionately likely to be unemployed, renting, female, and black.
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Cladding crisis: 'I feel constantly sick and stressed'

BBC Money News Feed - Sun, 03/21/2021 - 22:02
Thousands of disabled leaseholders warn they are financially and physically trapped by the crisis.
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Builders told to remove 'unfair' ground rent terms

BBC Money News Feed - Fri, 03/19/2021 - 11:17
Competition watchdog says Countryside and Taylor Wimpey must change contracts or face legal action.
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How Covid has changed where we want to live

BBC Money News Feed - Fri, 03/19/2021 - 00:01
Cornwall has overtaken London as the most searched for location among property buyers, data suggests.
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Grants to buy electric cars to be cut to £2,500

BBC Money News Feed - Thu, 03/18/2021 - 10:35
A government decision to reduce subsidies 'sends the wrong message', says the motor industry.
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ATM withdrawals drop by £37bn during year of Covid

BBC Money News Feed - Wed, 03/17/2021 - 00:16
The number of trips to cash machines has fallen by 43%, but the amount withdrawn on each visit has risen.
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Refund plan for energy bills when direct debits are too high

BBC Money News Feed - Wed, 03/17/2021 - 00:15
Energy regulator Ofgem says customers' overpayments are being used to pay for "unsustainable business".
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Mental health and scams: 'I'd have paid anything to make me feel better'

BBC Money News Feed - Wed, 03/17/2021 - 00:12
A charity calls for protection against online scams, as one victim tells of how she was pressurised to pay.
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Cladding crisis: 'Repairs could cost more than our flat is worth'

BBC Money News Feed - Wed, 03/17/2021 - 00:05
A couple paying for cladding replacement say the costs could leave them bankrupt or with crippling loans.
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Football Index collapse: 'I lost £4,000 in seven days'

BBC Money News Feed - Tue, 03/16/2021 - 06:28
Users of the betting company say they have lost thousands of pounds after the operation was suspended.
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