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Shop sales slow as people rein in spending

BBC Money News Feed - Tue, 04/12/2022 - 09:00
Sales growth in March slowed due to people tightening their personal budgets, new figures show.
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Benefits and state pension increase outpaced by rising prices

BBC Money News Feed - Mon, 04/11/2022 - 11:36
An increase of 3.1% comes into force but prices are rising faster, leading to warnings from charities.
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The microchip implants that let you pay with your hand

BBC Money News Feed - Mon, 04/11/2022 - 00:01
You can now get a payment chip injected beneath your skin, turning you into a human bank card.
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House price squeeze: 'I bid dozens of times but lost'

BBC Money News Feed - Fri, 04/08/2022 - 22:02
Surging home prices have created a spiralling cost of living crisis in the US.
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'I look for jobs every day but don't have the training'

BBC Money News Feed - Fri, 04/08/2022 - 00:05
Can France's next leader do more to tackle soaring unemployment and a lack of skilled workers?
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House price rise since first lockdown revealed

BBC Money News Feed - Thu, 04/07/2022 - 11:52
Strong demand and a lack of homes on the market have pushed up property values, the Halifax says.
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National Insurance: What will tax changes cost me?

BBC Money News Feed - Wed, 04/06/2022 - 11:38
A new health and social care tax is being introduced, with further changes in July.
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National Insurance rise starts to hit pay packets

BBC Money News Feed - Wed, 04/06/2022 - 10:45
The prime minister says it is fair for some to face an extra tax burden to pay for health and social care.
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Flight cancellations continue due to staff shortages

BBC Money News Feed - Wed, 04/06/2022 - 09:15
Passengers facing disruption ahead of Easter, the first holiday since Covid travel restrictions ended.
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Easter flight cancellations to continue for days

BBC Money News Feed - Tue, 04/05/2022 - 09:21
At least 60 easyJet flights are to be scrapped on Tuesday due to a high level of staff absence.
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Cryptocurrency: UK Treasury to regulate some stablecoins

BBC Money News Feed - Mon, 04/04/2022 - 18:15
Treasury Minister John Glen says "stablecoins" could be used as a means of payment.
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Easter travel disruption as flights cancelled

BBC Money News Feed - Mon, 04/04/2022 - 10:39
Airlines cancel scores of flights due to Covid as UK airports struggle and Eurotunnel warns of three hour delays.
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Stamp price rises: First class postage is now 95p

BBC Money News Feed - Mon, 04/04/2022 - 07:25
Royal Mail says it will help cover rising delivery costs, but some have criticised the 11% hike.
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Warning of fresh energy bill shock in October as prices rise again

BBC Money News Feed - Fri, 04/01/2022 - 18:26
A typical annual energy bill could be as high as £2,600 by October, warns consultancy Cornwall Insight.
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Who allowed the energy price cap to rise so much? And other questions

BBC Money News Feed - Fri, 04/01/2022 - 17:30
As a new price cap takes effect, causing energy bills to soar, we answer your questions.
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How we pay the bills: Skipping meals and fewer car journeys

BBC Money News Feed - Fri, 04/01/2022 - 00:50
Three households facing a rise in energy costs tell the BBC how they will make it work.
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Five reasons why prices and bills are going up

BBC Money News Feed - Fri, 04/01/2022 - 00:07
The soaring cost of living is affecting millions of people in the UK. These five charts explain why.
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Energy price cap: Expert money hacks to tackle rising bills

BBC Money News Feed - Fri, 04/01/2022 - 00:05
Four experts share practical ways to protect your finances and soften the blow of rising bills.
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Energy price cap: Bill shock for millions as rises hit

BBC Money News Feed - Fri, 04/01/2022 - 00:04
A host of essential bills - dominated by energy - are rising from now with warnings of more to come.
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Energy websites crash in meter readings rush

BBC Money News Feed - Thu, 03/31/2022 - 13:55
Suppliers including Shell and EDF are working to resolve issues, ahead of a price rise on Friday.
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