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Mortgage rates rise sharply as squeeze tightens

2 hours 23 min ago
The average two-year fixed rate is now close to 6% as major lenders raise the cost of deals sharply.
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Kwasi Kwarteng U-turns on plans to scrap 45p tax rate

2 hours 40 min ago
Kwasi Kwarteng says the proposal was "drowning out a strong package" to boost economic growth.
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Water rebates for some customers after £150m fines for missing targets

4 hours 11 min ago
Thames Water and Southern Water are hardest hit and will have to return almost £80m to customers.
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What happens when all the banks leave town?

15 hours 26 min ago
Could a new "banking hub" solve the problems caused by the departure of five banks from Brechin?
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Your energy bill explained

Sat, 10/01/2022 - 00:14
BBC Breakfast's Hannah Miller explains how to understand your energy bill.
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Cost of living: Energy bills set to rise but help cushions blow

Fri, 09/30/2022 - 00:44
A two-year government-set cap means price rises taking effect on Saturday are lower than initially expected.
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King Charles: New coins featuring monarch's portrait unveiled

Fri, 09/30/2022 - 00:09
Centuries of tradition are followed as King Charles faces left - the opposite way to the Queen.
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Cost of living tips: How to cut energy and heating costs in your home

Fri, 09/30/2022 - 00:08
Consumer Affairs Correspondent Colletta Smith has picked out some of the best ways to cut costs in your home.
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Energy price cap: Three things to do before your bills rise

Fri, 09/30/2022 - 00:05
Millions are seeing their energy bills go up, but there are ways to help ease the mounting costs.
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Beware of online car sale scams, consumers warned

Thu, 09/29/2022 - 01:06
A fake car dealership website defrauded victims out of thousands of pounds, BBC investigation finds.
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Thousands complain to HMRC about tax repayments

Thu, 09/29/2022 - 00:01
The number of people complaining about firms claiming tax repayments on their behalf has tripled, the BBC finds.
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Mortgage deals withdrawn in record numbers over rate rise fears

Wed, 09/28/2022 - 12:46
The number of mortgage products available has now halved since the start of December.
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Cost of living: Margarine prices rise, but blueberries get cheaper

Wed, 09/28/2022 - 00:05
Food inflation soared to its highest rate on record in September, according to an index.
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Bank of England economist hints at 'significant' rate rise

Tue, 09/27/2022 - 18:37
The central bank's chief economist signalled in a speech it could not be 'indifferent' over the pound's slump.
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Mortgage rates: 'I was ready to buy a house, now I'm totally lost'

Tue, 09/27/2022 - 13:53
Some economists predict the Bank of England will raise the interest rate to as much as 5.8% by next spring.
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Energy firms must offer more help on bill payments, Ofgem warns

Tue, 09/27/2022 - 09:30
The energy watchdog says all bar one of the energy firms need to improve their support to customers.
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Mortgage lenders halt some deals after pound falls

Tue, 09/27/2022 - 05:49
Two lenders, Virgin Money and Skipton, say they will stop mortgage offers to new customers.
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Falling pound: What does it mean for me and my finances?

Mon, 09/26/2022 - 15:43
The value of the pound touched a record low against the dollar after big tax cuts were announced.
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Mini-budget: What it means for you and your finances

Fri, 09/23/2022 - 16:18
Chancellor Kwasi Kwarteng has delivered what the government calls a "fiscal event". Here is how it affects you.
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Stamp duty cut in bid to help house buyers

Fri, 09/23/2022 - 12:58
The chancellor says the changes mean 200,000 more house buyers will no longer pay the tax.
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