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Which banks do customers love or hate?

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 11:20
The UK's competition body lists the top, and bottom, rated banks for customer satisfaction.
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JP Morgan creates first US bank-backed crypto-currency

Thu, 02/14/2019 - 15:58
The US investment bank has created the JPM Coin to handle wholesale payments for some clients.
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Death certificate to treble in price

Thu, 02/14/2019 - 14:46
And many families need multiple copies making the price hike from £4 to £11 even more onerous.
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Most English local authorities 'plan to raise council tax'

Thu, 02/14/2019 - 12:41
The expected increases come as many local authorities plan to cut spending, research suggests.
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Property repossessions 'lowest since 1980'

Thu, 02/14/2019 - 11:12
Low mortgage rates and a less aggressive attitude from lenders means fewer are having their homes seized.
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The fashion models struggling with a life of debt

Thu, 02/14/2019 - 00:10
Models travel between fashion capitals for the chance to appear on the catwalks, but many will go home without pay and more debt.
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Morrisons faces women's equal pay action

Thu, 02/14/2019 - 00:00
If the legal challenge succeeds, female workers could receive back pay averaging £15,000, lawyers say.
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Name checks on payments face delay

Thu, 02/14/2019 - 00:00
The system aimed at preventing fraud could start up to 18 months later than expected.
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May challenged on 'rip-off' energy cap pledge

Wed, 02/13/2019 - 14:51
An MP reminds the PM of her call to end to rip-off energy prices, but tells her 2.5 million people were now in fuel poverty.
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UK inflation falls to two-year low in January

Wed, 02/13/2019 - 11:57
Falling energy prices push inflation to 1.8% in January, from 2.1% the previous month, official figures show.
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Price of flats fell in England last year, says Land Registry

Wed, 02/13/2019 - 11:26
The cost of a semi-detached houses rose the fastest, but the overall pace of house price growth slowed.
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Brexit healthcare worries for Brits in Spain

Wed, 02/13/2019 - 00:10
British pensioners in Europe worry about healthcare costs in the event of a no-deal Brexit.
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Crackdown on young celebs in gambling ads

Wed, 02/13/2019 - 00:05
Cartoon figures and young stars will be banned from many adverts in a bid to protect children.
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Family gangs 'exploit pension savers'

Tue, 02/12/2019 - 13:09
Married couples and their adult children are identified as leading crime groups involved in pension fraud.
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British Gas prepayment top-ups hit by IT fault

Tue, 02/12/2019 - 13:08
Customers have been struggling to top up their pay-as-you-go energy meters owing to a fault at British Gas.
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Supermarkets' sustainable palm oil not fully traceable

Tue, 02/12/2019 - 00:16
Supermarket palm oil products are not fully traceable despite being called "100% certified sustainable", BBC research finds.
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Call to 'protect cash' for consumers

Tue, 02/12/2019 - 00:14
Groups want a regulator to be appointed to prevent a fall-out from bank branch and ATM closures.
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Lloyds resolves online banking woes

Mon, 02/11/2019 - 17:20
Some Lloyds customers had faced "intermittent issues" with online banking services.
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New Ofgem cap prompts E.On to raise energy prices

Mon, 02/11/2019 - 11:28
Prices will rise for 1.8 million customers as E.On becomes the first supplier to react to Ofgem's new cap.
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Austerity to continue unless Hammond spends, says IFS

Mon, 02/11/2019 - 08:06
The chancellor is facing tricky spending decisions, says the Institute for Fiscal Studies.
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