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Which? survey reveals customers' least favourite mobile network

BBC Money News Feed - Tue, 04/23/2019 - 07:48
Annual study of more than 6,000 mobile customers names most and least popular UK network providers.
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Does your dinner come from a “dark kitchen”?

BBC Money News Feed - Tue, 04/23/2019 - 00:08
Deliveroo's "dark kitchens" are workspaces allowing restaurants to meet demand for app deliveries.
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'I feel refreshed': Brits embrace multiple careers

BBC Money News Feed - Mon, 04/22/2019 - 23:59
More than 320,500 self-employed people in Britain are working two or more jobs, new analysis suggests.
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Unbanked 'pay £500 extra a year' for bills and services

BBC Money News Feed - Mon, 04/22/2019 - 00:00
People without a bank account pay more for energy, loans and mobile phone deals, research suggests.
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Pet insurance payouts hit record of £785m

BBC Money News Feed - Fri, 04/19/2019 - 00:00
The rising cost and sophistication of veterinary treatments is pushing up the size of claims.
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Warning over holiday deposit rules

BBC Money News Feed - Wed, 04/17/2019 - 00:03
A company cannot automatically keep a large deposit if the customer cancels owing to unavoidable circumstances.
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Unemployment across UK shows slight fall

BBC Money News Feed - Tue, 04/16/2019 - 10:02
Unemployment fell by 27,000 in the three months to February to 1.34 million.
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Amazon 'flooded by fake five-star reviews' - Which? report

BBC Money News Feed - Tue, 04/16/2019 - 00:02
Top-rated reviews on popular items are dominated by unknown brands, consumer group Which? finds.
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Jack Ma defends the 'blessing' of a 12-hour working day

BBC Money News Feed - Mon, 04/15/2019 - 12:04
Alibaba's billionaire founder sparked intense debate after pressing for a 9am to 9pm working day and a six-day week.
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No-fault evictions to be banned in England

BBC Money News Feed - Mon, 04/15/2019 - 07:24
A major shake-up of the rental sector in England is intended to give tenants long-term security.
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'No splurge' shopper attitude continues in March

BBC Money News Feed - Mon, 04/15/2019 - 00:05
Despite higher shopper numbers in March, consumers are not spending more, a survey suggests.
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TSB pledges to refund fraud victims

BBC Money News Feed - Mon, 04/15/2019 - 00:04
The "fraud refund guarantee" covers customers tricked into authorising payments to fraudsters.
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The rise of 'presenteeism' in the workplace

BBC Money News Feed - Sun, 04/14/2019 - 07:52
Studies show an increase in people turning up to work despite not feeling well enough to do so.
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Worsening child poverty harms learning, say teachers

BBC Money News Feed - Sun, 04/14/2019 - 00:26
One teacher told researchers she has to teach phonics to some children, as she gives cereal to others.
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Thames Water outlines 'nationalisation refund' if Labour enacts policy

BBC Money News Feed - Sat, 04/13/2019 - 05:58
Investors will be able to demand money back if Labour takes firms into public ownership, documents say.
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Why a timely nudge might help us save money

BBC Money News Feed - Fri, 04/12/2019 - 21:48
Why an experiment in rural India may help us rekindle a savings habit, despite the squeeze in wages.
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Bounty pregnancy club fined £400,000 over data handling

BBC Money News Feed - Fri, 04/12/2019 - 12:54
The club shared the personal data of more than 14 million people without proper consent.
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Would you sort your rubbish into seven different bags?

BBC Money News Feed - Fri, 04/12/2019 - 00:08
A city with impressive recycling credentials has a unique waste system involving seven coloured bags.
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Ethnic minorities facing insecure work, says TUC

BBC Money News Feed - Fri, 04/12/2019 - 00:00
The TUC says one in 13 ethnic minority workers is either on zero-hours or a temporary work contract.
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Online grocery shopping growth slowing, says Mintel

BBC Money News Feed - Fri, 04/12/2019 - 00:00
Last year saw a fall in the number of people who bought groceries online, say analysts Mintel.
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