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Bid to make financial terms and conditions clearer

Fri, 05/14/2021 - 14:33
The City regulator wants firms to have a Consumer Duty to ensure fairness and value in products.
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Cleared postmaster hid conviction from his family

Fri, 05/14/2021 - 11:28
The convictions of two more former Post Office branch managers - wrongly accused of theft - have been quashed.
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Universal credit fraud and error at new high

Thu, 05/13/2021 - 10:59
Figures from the Department for Work and Pensions show £8.4bn was lost in 2020-21.
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Travel firms warned over summer holiday refunds

Thu, 05/13/2021 - 10:52
Companies will be breaking the law if they delay or refuse refunds, warns the competition watchdog.
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Buyer demand outstrips homes on market

Thu, 05/13/2021 - 00:17
A slowdown in homes being put on the market in April is leading to higher prices, surveyors say.
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Renter eviction ban to finish at end of May

Wed, 05/12/2021 - 21:37
A ban on property evictions will end on 31 May, the government has confirmed.
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Renters seize on lower costs to live in UK cities

Wed, 05/12/2021 - 10:45
The cost of renting in some UK cities - particularly London - has fallen prompting a rise in demand.
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CEO Secrets: 'Master every aspect of your business'

Wed, 05/12/2021 - 00:22
Windfarm CEO Sarah Merrick says being involved in all areas of her business has paid dividends.
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'I was due an £82-a-week state pension but got nothing'

Wed, 05/12/2021 - 00:17
A 73-year old will now receive £20,000 in pension arrears as a report suggests many thousands more miss out.
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Pet and shopping scams surge during pandemic

Wed, 05/12/2021 - 00:16
The BBC highlights ways to avoid fraud following a 44% rise in online shopping fraud during Covid.
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Furniture Poverty: millions living without essential items

Wed, 05/12/2021 - 00:00
In the UK more than two million people experience furniture povert yet it’s rarely spoken about.
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Apple's UK users deserve app price compensation, claim says

Tue, 05/11/2021 - 01:03
Legal action in the UK seeks compensation from Apple for high prices from a lack of competition.
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Car insurance: 170,000 claims linked to 'crash for cash' gangs

Tue, 05/11/2021 - 00:05
Villagers are advised to be vigilant about Bradford and Birmingham, where scam hotspots are located.
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'Fear of missing out' fuels record house prices in April

Mon, 05/10/2021 - 10:15
Average house prices have climbed almost £20,000 in the last year, hitting a record high in April.
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Provident Financial withdraws from doorstep lending after 140 years

Mon, 05/10/2021 - 07:53
The company blames "changing industry dynamics" for ending doorstep lending after 140 years.
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Holiday costs to jump in summer, warns travel boss

Fri, 05/07/2021 - 00:45
Travel will be more expensive as airlines cannot afford to bring many planes back into service.
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Plastic bag charge to double to 10p in all shops in England

Fri, 05/07/2021 - 00:15
The price rise for single-use bags will be extended to all businesses in England from 21 May.
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No full-time return to the office for over a million

Thu, 05/06/2021 - 07:55
Almost all of 50 big UK firms tell the BBC staff will divide their time between home and office in future.
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Covid: Should I be working from home or going back to the office?

Wed, 05/05/2021 - 17:13
As lockdown restrictions ease gradually across the UK, what are the rules about returning to work?
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Covid: What are my money-back rights for holidays abroad?

Wed, 05/05/2021 - 17:08
Quarantine-free overseas holidays may soon be possible, but what are my refund and travel insurance rights?
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