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What will happen to energy bills and mortgages? Upcoming dates to be aware of

Thu, 08/25/2022 - 00:30
Dates to look out for over the next few months that might have an impact on your finances.
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British Gas to donate 10% of profits to help cut bills

Wed, 08/24/2022 - 22:13
Britain's biggest energy supplier will offer more grants for those in need, amid rising prices.
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Train commuter rewards scheme to end this month

Wed, 08/24/2022 - 14:16
An industry rewards scheme to revive train passenger numbers after the pandemic will stop next month.
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Minimum wage should rise to £15 for all workers, says TUC

Wed, 08/24/2022 - 09:42
A higher rate should be paid to all workers, including under-23s, the Trades Union Congress says
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House sales peak in July but buyers are cautious

Tue, 08/23/2022 - 11:57
More homes were sold in the UK in July than in any other month this year, despite pressure on budgets.
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Energy bills: Half of UK households face fuel poverty, EDF warns

Tue, 08/23/2022 - 11:26
People are in for a "catastrophic winter" unless the government does more to help, says EDF.
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Energy bills: Customers can't carry cost of Ukraine war, boss says

Mon, 08/22/2022 - 11:59
The government must stop bills being pushed up by the Ukraine war, the boss of Octopus Energy says.
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Do new school uniform rules save parents money?

Mon, 08/22/2022 - 00:01
Schools now have to take unnecessary logos off uniforms, but so far not all parents are benefitting.
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Plans to cut energy bills if peak-time use avoided

Sun, 08/21/2022 - 20:28
How homes can get discounts if they use less electricity at peak times are close to being announced.
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Buy now, pay later: Warning over influencers' adverts on social media

Fri, 08/19/2022 - 09:52
Financial regulator says some adverts posted by influencers fail to highlight risks of borrowing.
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People's health at risk unless action taken on energy costs - NHS leaders

Fri, 08/19/2022 - 07:52
More and more people will get sick as they choose between skipping meals or heating homes, the warning says.
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Growing share of under-30s pay unaffordable rent

Fri, 08/19/2022 - 00:48
The proportion of under-30s spending a third of their pay on rent is at a five-year high, data suggests.
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Why more people are working from home on Fridays

Fri, 08/19/2022 - 00:25
While there are benefits to ending the week at home, Friday after work drinks could be fizzling out.
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Cash use set to survive pandemic slump

Thu, 08/18/2022 - 00:02
Although cards remain a far more popular way to pay, cash is a preferred option for many, a report says.
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Pace of UK house price rises slows to 11-month low, says ONS

Wed, 08/17/2022 - 11:50
Property values rose fastest in Scotland in the year to June, official figures show.
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UK inflation hits 10.1% as cost of living soars

Wed, 08/17/2022 - 09:33
Higher food costs, including for bread, cereals and milk, were the biggest contributor to rising prices.
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UK inflation rate calculator: How much are prices rising for you?

Wed, 08/17/2022 - 07:39
Use our calculator to find out how much the cost of living is going up in your household.
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Inflation: Why price rises are worse for some people than others

Wed, 08/17/2022 - 00:03
Your own personal inflation rate could be higher than official figures suggest.
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Cost of living: Iceland to offer interest-free loans to customers

Tue, 08/16/2022 - 14:40
Interest free loans of between £25 and £100 will be available to help with rising inflation.
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Inflation drives fastest fall in real pay on record

Tue, 08/16/2022 - 12:04
Wage growth is lagging behind soaring prices as households grapple with the rising living costs.
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