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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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Ban zero-hours contracts that exploit workers, says TUC

Mon, 02/11/2019 - 01:55
People on such contracts get worse working hours and are paid less than other workers, the TUC says.
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When parents sue children for retirement support

Mon, 02/11/2019 - 00:07
A handful of Asian countries allow parents to take legal action against their children who fail to support them.
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Pensions: Tougher jail terms for mismanaging funds

Sun, 02/10/2019 - 10:15
"We're coming for you," the pensions secretary warns company bosses who mismanage pension schemes.
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Women 'victims in 63% of romance scams'

Sun, 02/10/2019 - 01:34
Victims of these scams lost an average of £11,145 each last year, Action Fraud says.
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What would you do if you were financially independent?

Fri, 02/08/2019 - 12:24
Could you live frugally so that you could be financially independent by your 40s?
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Revolut: Watchdog mulls 'single-shaming' banking ad

Fri, 02/08/2019 - 10:17
Digital banking service Revolut is referred to the FCA over its Valentine's Day "single takeaway" ad.
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Energy giant SSE loses another 160,000 customers

Fri, 02/08/2019 - 09:52
Big six energy firm SSE says it has lost more customers and cuts its profit forecast for this year.
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Government housing delivery plan 'flawed'

Fri, 02/08/2019 - 00:00
The public spending watchdog says the government's housing planning system is underperforming.
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Edinburgh 'tourist tax' backed by council

Thu, 02/07/2019 - 19:16
Councillors in Edinburgh vote in favour of the levy, which could become the first of its kind in the UK.
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Bank forecasts worst year for UK since 2009

Thu, 02/07/2019 - 13:35
Brexit uncertainty and a slowing global economy prompt the Bank of England to cut its growth forecast.
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Online gambling checks to be strengthened

Thu, 02/07/2019 - 11:08
New rules for online firms to make gambling safer and fairer are being introduced by the regulator.
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UK housing market experiences new year chill

Thu, 02/07/2019 - 09:46
UK house prices fell by 2.9% in January compared with December, according to the Halifax.
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Energy prices to rise for millions as Ofgem increases cap

Thu, 02/07/2019 - 07:26
A new price cap could see households on default energy tariffs typically pay an extra £117 a year.
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The real-life Marie Kondos who will come to your home

Thu, 02/07/2019 - 00:11
Meet the women around the world who are making tidying up and decluttering into a career.
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Trustpilot tackles business review cheats

Thu, 02/07/2019 - 00:00
The website will let users know if a company has flagged its negative reviews to hide them.
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Bank staff ‘saving elderly from scams’

Wed, 02/06/2019 - 00:01
A scheme prevented millions being handed over to fraudsters but some cons still hit their target.
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