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Viagogo faces new court action from competition watchdog

BBC Money News Feed - Tue, 03/05/2019 - 14:42
The UK's competition watchdog is preparing to take legal action against ticket reseller Viagogo.
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Rent-to-own price cap to start in April

BBC Money News Feed - Tue, 03/05/2019 - 07:54
The cost of buying goods such as TVs and fridges on a rent-to-own basis will be controlled.
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Council tax bills in England to rise an average of 4.5%

BBC Money News Feed - Tue, 03/05/2019 - 06:21
The Local Government Association said councils had "little choice" in order to protect services.
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Disabled pensioners freed from 'unnecessary' benefits checks

BBC Money News Feed - Tue, 03/05/2019 - 03:25
Millions of younger people still face "failing" personal independence payment assessments, campaigners say.
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Is buying with friends the future of housing?

BBC Money News Feed - Tue, 03/05/2019 - 00:01
Some young people are turning to more unorthodox methods of getting on the housing ladder.
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Countrywide fined £215,000 over money-laundering failings

BBC Money News Feed - Mon, 03/04/2019 - 17:06
The estate agent group is penalised after failing to keep proper records under money-laundering regulations.
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Car buyers overcharged £1,000 by dealers for loans, says watchdog

BBC Money News Feed - Mon, 03/04/2019 - 09:19
A probe by the City watchdog into the car finance market reveals overcharging by motor dealers.
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Phone scams: Rise in fraudsters making fake HMRC calls

BBC Money News Feed - Fri, 03/01/2019 - 23:56
A crackdown on email and mobile phone hoaxes has led to more fraudsters targeting victims by landline.
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'Right to Rent' checks breach human rights - High Court

BBC Money News Feed - Fri, 03/01/2019 - 11:40
Making landlords check the immigration status of tenants is causing racial discrimination, judge rules.
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Payment scam victims more likely to be reimbursed

BBC Money News Feed - Fri, 03/01/2019 - 06:55
More victims of "push" payment scams will be reimbursed by their bank under agreed new rules.
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New Ernie, same slim odds of winning

BBC Money News Feed - Fri, 03/01/2019 - 00:04
The fifth incarnation - a computer chip the size of a grain of rice - has now drawn its first Premium Bond winners.
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Premium Bonds numbers generator Ernie 5 is launched

BBC Money News Feed - Fri, 03/01/2019 - 00:04
The first Premium Bond was sold over 60 years ago and now the fifth iteration of the number generator Ernie has been launched.
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Foxtons warns London housing market in 'prolonged downturn'

BBC Money News Feed - Thu, 02/28/2019 - 08:30
London-focused estate agent swings to a loss and says Brexit uncertainty is harming confidence.
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Online gambling: Labour promises tougher limits

BBC Money News Feed - Thu, 02/28/2019 - 01:12
Limits on how much gamblers can stake online would be introduced under Labour, Tom Watson says.
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Bank customers hit by dozens of IT shutdowns

BBC Money News Feed - Thu, 02/28/2019 - 00:04
Customers suffer regular operational and security incidents, BBC analysis of new data reveals.
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