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Warning over gamblers' 'VIP status'

Wed, 02/14/2018 - 12:00
Online bookmakers must conduct affordability checks before upgrading gamblers to VIP status, a regulator says.
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Oxfam direct debit donations fall amid abuse scandal

Wed, 02/14/2018 - 11:47
Over three days more than a thousand people cancelled their regular donations to the charity.
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Norwegian challenger

Wed, 02/14/2018 - 00:02
Low-cost, long haul carriers like Norwegian are rapidly expanding by attracting young passengers. But is it sustainable?
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First-time buyers 'at 11-year high'

Tue, 02/13/2018 - 11:12
More first-time buyers took out mortgages in 2017 than in any year since the financial crisis.
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Price cap on energy bills urgently needed, says committee

Tue, 02/13/2018 - 05:34
An absolute energy tariffs cap would stop customers being overcharged, a committee of MPs says.
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Childcare: Do UK parents pay the most in the world?

Tue, 02/13/2018 - 04:48
Does the UK have the most expensive childcare in the world?
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Firms on Caribbean island chain own 23,000 UK properties

Tue, 02/13/2018 - 00:15
Check our interactive map to see if your street has properties owned by firms in tax havens.
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Unfair pay

Tue, 02/13/2018 - 00:06
Some US states have banned employers from asking about previous pay, to tackle the gender gap
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Energy switching trial to cut 50,000 bills

Mon, 02/12/2018 - 10:11
Regulator Ofgem launches a collective switching trial for customers on long-term standard tariffs.
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Bitcoin explained: How do cryptocurrencies work?

Mon, 02/12/2018 - 02:10
Spencer Kelly explains all - with the help of a stuffed penguin.
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Shared parental leave take-up may be as low as 2%

Mon, 02/12/2018 - 00:05
Take-up of shared parental leave may be as low as 2%, prompting a government campaign to promote it.
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Energy firms could get welfare data

Sun, 02/11/2018 - 10:30
Details of customers on some benefits could be handed to energy firms so they can give them special rates.
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Scam gang sentenced after BBC probe

Fri, 02/09/2018 - 16:55
A gang who laundered £1.2m from a gold scam are sentenced following a BBC investigation.
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Rate rise

Thu, 02/08/2018 - 14:34
Over four million householders could face increased payments, but 45 million savers could benefit.
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Bank of England hints at earlier and larger rate rises

Thu, 02/08/2018 - 13:48
Interest rates could rise by a "somewhat greater extent" than previously thought, the Bank of England says.
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Jump in landlords facing serious mortgage arrears

Thu, 02/08/2018 - 11:18
Tax changes have made it harder for some landlords to make ends meet.
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House prices fall for two months in a row, says Halifax

Wed, 02/07/2018 - 11:17
The cost of homes fell by 0.6% in January, following a slightly larger fall in December Halifax says.
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Energy bills to rise for five million on price cap

Wed, 02/07/2018 - 09:59
Those whose energy bills are capped will enjoy smaller savings from April
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Holiday and sick pay for gig economy workers

Wed, 02/07/2018 - 00:07
The government is to give millions of gig economy workers new rights including holiday and sick pay for the first time
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European shares tumble in new sell-off

Tue, 02/06/2018 - 10:42
London's FTSE 100 slides as Europe's stock markets follow falls in Asia and the US.
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