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Pay rebound for workers hit by the pandemic

Tue, 10/26/2021 - 12:33
Young employees saw the biggest dip and rebound in wages but the gender pay gap has widened.
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National Living Wage set to rise to £9.50 an hour

Mon, 10/25/2021 - 13:27
The 6.6% pay rise for workers aged 23 years old and over is expected to be announced in the Budget.
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Petrol prices hit record high, says RAC

Mon, 10/25/2021 - 11:18
Average petrol prices reach 142.94p a litre, surpassing the previous record in April 2012.
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Budget 2021: What do you want to change?

Mon, 10/25/2021 - 08:19
We ask six people across the UK what they would like to see from Rishi Sunak's Budget.
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Ofcom asks phone networks to block foreign scam calls

Mon, 10/25/2021 - 07:49
UK networks agree to block almost all internet calls coming from abroad if they pretend to be UK numbers.
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Scilly Isles' only remaining bank to close in 2022

Mon, 10/25/2021 - 06:28
Lloyds bank will close in April 2022 with customers being told to use the Post Office instead.
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Budget 2021: Six things that could affect you

Fri, 10/22/2021 - 22:07
Chancellor Rishi Sunak will deliver his second Budget for 2021 next week. How will it affect you?
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Inflation likely to hit 5%, warns Bank of England chief economist

Fri, 10/22/2021 - 09:12
The Bank of England's new chief economist says it will have a "live" decision on interest rates next month.
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UK shop sales continue to fall in September

Fri, 10/22/2021 - 08:56
Retail sales in the UK fell for the fifth month in a row, according to the Office for National Statistics.
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Fears over the future of free debt advice

Fri, 10/22/2021 - 00:01
There is growing concern that free face-to-face debt advice could be cut.
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Second-hand car prices surge amid new car shortage

Fri, 10/22/2021 - 00:01
Some used car models are growing in value despite getting older, research by the motoring group suggests.
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Abolish energy price cap, says Scottish Power boss

Thu, 10/21/2021 - 05:00
The recent crisis exposed deep flaws in the way the market was structured, top executive says.
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Cladding: 'We're paying to live in a dark, dull box'

Thu, 10/21/2021 - 00:13
A Birmingham tower block resident, where combustible cladding is being removed, explains his plight.
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UK cost of living increases dip in September

Wed, 10/20/2021 - 07:19
According to the Office for National Statistics, the UK inflation rate fell slightly to 3.1% in September.
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Average cash withdrawal climbs to £80

Wed, 10/20/2021 - 00:02
The average amount Britons take out of cash machines rises by over £10, but there are fewer visits.
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Energy price cap not working, says power boss

Tue, 10/19/2021 - 14:40
The owner of Scottish Power says capping domestic energy prices has caused long-term harm to the market.
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Heat pump grants worth £5,000 to kickstart low carbon heating

Mon, 10/18/2021 - 22:00
The grants for England and Wales are part of a government strategy for low carbon heating - but critics say it is not ambitious enough.
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Buy now, pay later firm Klarna to offer 'pay now' option

Mon, 10/18/2021 - 00:01
Klarna's boss says people should mostly "pay with the money they have", rather than take out credit.
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Scams: Cost of impact on well-being calculated as £9bn a year

Mon, 10/18/2021 - 00:00
Consumer group Which? says costs to victims' well-being are greater than the amount stolen by fraudsters.
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Shoppers start to use new £100 contactless payment limit

Fri, 10/15/2021 - 02:19
But retailers say it could take months to update terminals so people can spend up to £100 without a Pin.
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