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Kids' Christmas toy pester-power limited by cost of living

BBC Money News Feed - Wed, 11/09/2022 - 00:12
Rising prices affect parents' shopping habits as sales of Christmas toys are forecast to be hit.
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Rise in energy firms remotely switching homes to prepay meters

BBC Money News Feed - Wed, 11/09/2022 - 00:04
Households with energy smart meters who get into debt are being remotely switched on to prepayment meters.
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Millions to receive latest cost-of-living payment

BBC Money News Feed - Tue, 11/08/2022 - 00:05
People on low incomes who receive certain benefits will start getting their second instalment of £324.
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Cost of living: Millions have no savings as prices soar

BBC Money News Feed - Mon, 11/07/2022 - 00:02
A quarter of those asked in a survey had less than £100 in savings, exposing them to unexpected bills.
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Money-off energy scheme launches to avoid blackouts

BBC Money News Feed - Fri, 11/04/2022 - 07:01
Households with smart meters could save up to £100 on bills if they cut peak-time use over winter.
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Mortgages: What happens if I miss a payment?

BBC Money News Feed - Fri, 11/04/2022 - 00:02
Homeowners are worried about rising mortgage costs - but lenders must help those struggling.
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House prices: What happens when they fall?

BBC Money News Feed - Thu, 11/03/2022 - 01:43
How could rising interest rates affect the housing market around the UK?
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Cost of living: The homebuyers anxious about their mortgages

BBC Money News Feed - Thu, 11/03/2022 - 01:17
Three people from Derby tell BBC News how they will be affected by the Bank of England base rate hike.
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Warning of fewer rental properties as landlords squeezed

BBC Money News Feed - Wed, 11/02/2022 - 17:10
Difficulties for some landlords to secure mortgages could mean less choice for tenants, MPs are told.
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Tinder: More people pay for dating app despite cost of living crisis

BBC Money News Feed - Wed, 11/02/2022 - 11:55
But the dating app's owner warns that the global economic slowdown is starting to take its toll.
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Cost of a cup of tea rising as food prices jump

BBC Money News Feed - Wed, 11/02/2022 - 08:11
Prices for tea bags, milk and sugar all rose significantly in October, according to latest figures.
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Four areas added to banking hubs waiting list

BBC Money News Feed - Wed, 11/02/2022 - 00:01
The shared premises serve customers from a range of banks but only two have opened so far.
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House prices fall after mini-budget, says Nationwide

BBC Money News Feed - Tue, 11/01/2022 - 10:20
The turmoil sparked by Liz Truss's mini-budget hit housing sales, according to Nationwide.
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Mother wins £60,000 over Morrisons discrimination

BBC Money News Feed - Mon, 10/31/2022 - 14:11
Donna Patterson said the supermarket had mistreated her after she returned to work from maternity leave.
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£400 energy support vouchers going unclaimed

BBC Money News Feed - Mon, 10/31/2022 - 00:01
Many customers with non-smart prepayment meters have not cashed in vouchers aimed at helping with bills.
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National Living Wage: The truth about food courier pay

BBC Money News Feed - Fri, 10/28/2022 - 06:25
A new BBC documentary looks into what it takes for food couriers to make money during an evening shift.
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King Charles 50p coins struck for the first time

BBC Money News Feed - Fri, 10/28/2022 - 00:01
Sculptor Martin Jennings, who created the image of the King, describes it as a remarkable experience.
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Lloyds predicts UK house prices will fall 8% next year

BBC Money News Feed - Thu, 10/27/2022 - 11:49
The UK's biggest mortgage lender says property prices will drop next year then stagnate for another four.
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Pensions: Downing Street refuses to commit to triple lock

BBC Money News Feed - Wed, 10/26/2022 - 22:01
Last week Rishi Sunak's predecessor said she was committed to raising pensions in line with prices.
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Cost of living: Young professionals targeted by investment scams

BBC Money News Feed - Wed, 10/26/2022 - 12:46
Young professionals hit by the cost of living are being targeted by scams suggesting money-making schemes.
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