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My Money: 'Our alternative quarantine holiday'

BBC Money News Feed - 21 hours 28 min ago
Alyssa Hulme from Utah in the US takes us through her weekly spending during the coronavirus pandemic.
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Coronavirus furlough scheme to finish at end of October, says chancellor

BBC Money News Feed - Fri, 05/29/2020 - 18:30
Chancellor Rishi Sunak says employers must start sharing the cost of the scheme from August.
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Virus-hit self-employed to receive second payment

BBC Money News Feed - Fri, 05/29/2020 - 17:11
Applications for a "second and final" grant of up to £6,570 will open in August, the chancellor says.
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Coronavirus: New mortgage holiday should affect credit rating, says Nationwide boss

BBC Money News Feed - Fri, 05/29/2020 - 12:11
The UK's biggest building society says struggling applicants should be flagged to lenders.
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Coronavirus: Winners and losers from oil price drop

BBC Money News Feed - Fri, 05/29/2020 - 01:32
Many households heated by oil are stocking up on cheap fuel during lockdown.
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Coronavirus: Hardship risk 'could undermine test and trace system'

BBC Money News Feed - Thu, 05/28/2020 - 12:47
The rules and rates of sick pay could leave people feeling compelled to work, unions say.
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Coronavirus: Vending machine mum's perfect money lesson

BBC Money News Feed - Thu, 05/28/2020 - 00:02
Nurse Sarah Balsdon bought a vending machine, filled it with snacks, then paid her children for chores.
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Charity shops fear deluge of donations when they re-open in June

BBC Money News Feed - Thu, 05/28/2020 - 00:01
Lockdown has inspired mass clear outs but charities ask customers to be selective with donation.
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UK furlough scheme now covers 8.4 million workers

BBC Money News Feed - Wed, 05/27/2020 - 14:30
The scheme to pay wages of workers on leave because of coronavirus has now cost £15bn.
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Hairdressers say they are ready to open in June

BBC Money News Feed - Wed, 05/27/2020 - 10:28
Salons are asking the government to let them open before July to cut hair.
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Coronavirus: 'Short-lived' rebound in house hunter demand

BBC Money News Feed - Wed, 05/27/2020 - 09:09
Buyer demand leapt when curbs on the sector were lifted in England, but may not last long-term, analysis says.
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Coronavirus: What are my rights as a non-essential shop worker?

BBC Money News Feed - Wed, 05/27/2020 - 08:48
Some shops will reopen from June, but what needs to be in place to keep staff safe?
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Coronavirus: 'Mums do most childcare and chores in lockdown'

BBC Money News Feed - Wed, 05/27/2020 - 00:12
A study suggests that the only situation in which dads pull their weight is if they're not working.
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Coronavirus: Shoppers 'may be reluctant' to return

BBC Money News Feed - Tue, 05/26/2020 - 11:42
Shops in England will start to reopen next week, but will customers return or stick to online ordering?
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Coronavirus: What's the future for the office?

BBC Money News Feed - Tue, 05/26/2020 - 00:51
As companies hint at more home-working, how could our work culture be about to shift?
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Could you have to pay your bank to save money?

BBC Money News Feed - Mon, 05/25/2020 - 02:31
As countries take extreme measures keep the economy afloat, could we see negative interest rates?
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Fake online reviews under investigation by competition authority

BBC Money News Feed - Fri, 05/22/2020 - 14:21
The competition authority has launched an investigation into faked and paid-for reviews online.
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Coronavirus: Retail sales crash in April as lockdown hits shops

BBC Money News Feed - Fri, 05/22/2020 - 09:51
British clothing sales plummeted by 50.2% last month as many High Street stores were closed.
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Mortgage payment holiday extended for further three months

BBC Money News Feed - Fri, 05/22/2020 - 08:30
The Treasury cautions that borrowers should continue to pay their mortgages if they are able.
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WageDay Advance: Tiny payout for borrowers mis-sold payday loans

BBC Money News Feed - Thu, 05/21/2020 - 15:57
Those owed compensation by WageDay Advance will receive less than 6% of their entitlement.
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