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TalkTalk service at bottom of Ofcom poll for third year running

BBC Money News Feed - Tue, 04/30/2019 - 10:14
It's the third year in a row that the broadband provider has come bottom of Ofcom's customer survey.
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A supermarket is being piloted which has no tills

BBC Money News Feed - Tue, 04/30/2019 - 01:21
A supermarket is being piloted in London which has no tills, with customers expected to pay by app.
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Debenhams closures: Four ways to use the empty stores

BBC Money News Feed - Tue, 04/30/2019 - 00:05
Across the UK, empty department stores are being turned into everything from housing to arts spaces.
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Operators say government should lose oversight of rail

BBC Money News Feed - Tue, 04/30/2019 - 00:05
Long-distance routes should also be serviced by more than one company to spark competition, they said.
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Almost a third of graduates 'overeducated' for their job

BBC Money News Feed - Mon, 04/29/2019 - 11:01
The Office for National Statistics says 31% of graduates are overeducated for their job.
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Fewer Brits choosing EU countries for holidays, travel firm says

BBC Money News Feed - Mon, 04/29/2019 - 00:03
Many people have "pressed pause" on their summer plans over Brexit uncertainty, Thomas Cook says.
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Philip Hammond to decide on future of 1p and 2p coins

BBC Money News Feed - Sun, 04/28/2019 - 11:16
The results of a consultation into the mix of coins in circulation will be revealed this week.
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Lloyds' blunder leads to customer payments

BBC Money News Feed - Fri, 04/26/2019 - 11:39
Nearly 200,000 current and former customers are receiving a share of repayments, thought to total about £6m.
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Two degrees now needed to get higher pay

BBC Money News Feed - Fri, 04/26/2019 - 01:04
The salary advantage for young people getting a degree is twice as big for postgraduates.
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How a missed council tax bill of £167 can cost £2,065

BBC Money News Feed - Fri, 04/26/2019 - 00:03
Citizens Advice calls for a change in the rules that mean a full year's bill is levied after a missed payment.
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Sri Lanka travel: what should you do?

BBC Money News Feed - Thu, 04/25/2019 - 17:20
The UK is advising against all but essential travel to Sri Lanka.
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'End pensioner benefits to help young', peers say

BBC Money News Feed - Thu, 04/25/2019 - 10:22
The bond between the generations could be undermined if government policies are not fairer, peers say.
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Sainsbury's-Asda merger blocked by regulator

BBC Money News Feed - Thu, 04/25/2019 - 09:30
A merger between the supermarkets would leave consumers worse off, the UK competition watchdog says.
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What the Airbnb surge means for UK cities

BBC Money News Feed - Thu, 04/25/2019 - 00:01
Data analysed by the BBC reveals rocketing number of listings amid debate over the effect on communities.
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Aldi accused of copying pram shade

BBC Money News Feed - Thu, 04/25/2019 - 00:01
Entrepreneur Cara Sayer says the supermarket chain has copied her product, a claim it denies.
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Ban standing on long distance trains, says Virgin

BBC Money News Feed - Wed, 04/24/2019 - 11:37
The train operator calls for reservation-only seating, in proposals to the government's rail review.
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MP Johnny Mercer's salary funded by failed bond scheme marketing agent

BBC Money News Feed - Wed, 04/24/2019 - 10:30
Johnny Mercer's salary was funded by Surge Financial, which marketed the collapsed LCF bond scheme.
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Council spending on single homelessness 'down by £5bn since 2009'

BBC Money News Feed - Wed, 04/24/2019 - 01:03
Analysis suggests councils have lost billions from their budgets for lone homeless people since 2009.
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Labour pledges to end 'slum' office housing

BBC Money News Feed - Wed, 04/24/2019 - 00:37
It says current planning rules allow developers in England to convert offices into "rabbit hutch" homes.
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Reduced opening hours announced at 93 TSB branches

BBC Money News Feed - Tue, 04/23/2019 - 21:32
The bank has announced 71 Scottish branches and 22 in England will be affected by the changes from July.
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