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Real Living Wage rises to £10.90 an hour

BBC Money News Feed - Thu, 09/22/2022 - 00:06
A rate increase for the voluntary scheme has been brought forward due to the rising cost of living.
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Energy bills: New law will force landlords to pass on £400 rebate

BBC Money News Feed - Wed, 09/21/2022 - 15:55
Charities had raised concerns tenants with all-inclusive bills could miss out on the support.
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Cost of living: Home heating oil customers to get £100 payment

BBC Money News Feed - Wed, 09/21/2022 - 12:57
It comes after a cap on the price of electricity and gas are announced by the government.
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Business energy bills could be cut by a third under government plan

BBC Money News Feed - Wed, 09/21/2022 - 00:35
Jacob Rees-Mogg is expected to announce a cap on wholesale energy costs for business customers.
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Cost of living: Students struggling with impact of soaring prices

BBC Money News Feed - Wed, 09/21/2022 - 00:14
One student tells the BBC of the isolating effect of running out of cash while studying at university.
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Warning over scam energy bill support messages

BBC Money News Feed - Tue, 09/20/2022 - 13:51
Emails and texts link to a fake Ofgem website where people's personal details are demanded.
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Asda limits sales of Just Essentials budget range

BBC Money News Feed - Wed, 09/14/2022 - 15:56
The supermarket temporarily limits purchases in its Just Essentials range, blaming soaring demand.
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UK inflation rate eases but still near 40-year high

BBC Money News Feed - Wed, 09/14/2022 - 08:16
Price rises slow slightly in August but the pace of inflation is still near a 40-year high.
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Rich to get twice as much cost of living support, says think tank

BBC Money News Feed - Tue, 09/13/2022 - 00:03
The Resolution Foundation says limits on energy bills were needed, but the rich will benefit more.
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Discounted fixed energy deals could still prove expensive

BBC Money News Feed - Mon, 09/12/2022 - 15:48
Customers on fixed deals will receive a discount, but not every tariff will end up the same.
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Energy firms will contact customers over bill cap

BBC Money News Feed - Fri, 09/09/2022 - 12:54
Households will be told how the plan to cap energy bills announced by Liz Truss will affect them.
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Royal rebranding: What will happen to stamps, coins, banknotes and passports?

BBC Money News Feed - Fri, 09/09/2022 - 09:04
We're used to seeing Queen Elizabeth II's portrait and coat of arms in our change and on cereal boxes.
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What the new Liz Truss energy plan means for you

BBC Money News Feed - Thu, 09/08/2022 - 15:44
The government will borrow tens of billions of pounds to limit energy bill rises. What does it mean for you?
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When are the £400 energy rebate and second cost-of-living payments due?

BBC Money News Feed - Thu, 09/08/2022 - 13:25
More payments to help with the cost of living will be paid later in the year as bills rise.
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Energy bills to be capped at £2,500 for typical household

BBC Money News Feed - Thu, 09/08/2022 - 12:58
New Prime Minister Liz Truss unveils a multi-billion pound plan to limit energy bill rises from October.
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Liz Truss set to unveil plans to cut energy bills for millions

BBC Money News Feed - Thu, 09/08/2022 - 07:00
The government could borrow £100bn to cap the typical household energy bill at around £2,500 a year.
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Inflation could be 'significantly lower' than expected under bills plan

BBC Money News Feed - Wed, 09/07/2022 - 12:46
Plans by Liz Truss to cap energy bills may mean inflation peaks at 10.8%, says Goldman Sachs.
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Energy bills: Tens of thousands of firms 'face collapse' without help

BBC Money News Feed - Wed, 09/07/2022 - 11:32
More than 25,000 businesses could collapse or cut jobs without bill support, experts warn.
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How is a thief taking thousands from London gym-goers?

BBC Money News Feed - Wed, 09/07/2022 - 09:53
A serial thief is targeting well-off young women across London's gyms. How is she doing it?
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Liz Truss set to cut energy bills for millions

BBC Money News Feed - Tue, 09/06/2022 - 16:54
It is understood that a typical household energy bill could be capped at around £2,500.
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