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Energy firms SSE and Npower scrap merger plan

Mon, 12/17/2018 - 08:35
SSE says the new energy price cap was one factor behind the decision to scrap the deal.
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Workplace reforms 'will protect gig economy workers'

Mon, 12/17/2018 - 02:56
"Gig economy" workers will be better protected by a package of reforms, the government says.
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FCA under fire over Lloyds compensation scheme

Mon, 12/17/2018 - 00:40
A group representing small firms says there is no oversight of a scheme for fraud victims.
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Nuisance call bosses face £500,000 fines

Mon, 12/17/2018 - 00:01
New rules will target directors of companies who make unsolicited calls to consumers.
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BHS ex owner Dominic Chappell failed to give pension information

Fri, 12/14/2018 - 17:17
The man who bought BHS for £1 is fined for not providing documents about the collapsed chain's pension schemes.
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Brexit: No visa but Britons will pay €7 to travel to EU countries

Fri, 12/14/2018 - 14:03
Britons will not need a visa but will have to apply for a travel document, which lasts for three years.
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Travellers see pound close to dollar parity

Fri, 12/14/2018 - 00:01
Airport currency exchanges are offering rates as low as $1.05 for a pound
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Why are people spending less this Christmas?

Fri, 12/14/2018 - 00:00
Brexit uncertainty and rising prices in shops are influencing consumers' shopping habits in the run-up to Christmas.
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Brexit gloom to hit housing market into 2019, says RICS

Thu, 12/13/2018 - 00:00
Brexit uncertainty is expected to hit the property market over the next three months, surveyors say.
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Scottish income tax - What you pay and how it compares to rest of UK

Wed, 12/12/2018 - 18:46
Will you be paying more or less income tax as a result of the Scottish Budget? Have a look at these examples covering the different bands and rates.
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Pound rallies as May tipped to win confidence vote

Wed, 12/12/2018 - 16:43
Sterling up amid speculation the prime minister will win the confidence vote.
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TSB customers hit by further IT glitch

Wed, 12/12/2018 - 11:12
TSB's online banking system failed for over 4 hours on Wednesday, the third major IT problem in a year.
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Laser pointers should be thrown away, say safety experts

Tue, 12/11/2018 - 14:35
Parents are being warned that their children's eyesight could be at risk.
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Broadband customers to get automatic compensation

Tue, 12/11/2018 - 11:43
The automatic compensation code will apply only when the fault takes longer than two days to fix.
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Wages rise at fastest pace for decade

Tue, 12/11/2018 - 10:04
Average weekly earnings record the biggest rise since November 2008.
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Barclays customers can now 'switch off' spending

Tue, 12/11/2018 - 00:00
Those who cannot control their spending have a new tool to help them limit their behaviour
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Push for alternative to leasehold system

Mon, 12/10/2018 - 17:32
The Law Commission wants commonhold to be used as an alternative to leasehold in England and Wales.
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Brexit anxiety sends pound to 18-month low

Mon, 12/10/2018 - 15:25
The pound falls to the lowest level against the dollar since June 2017 amid uncertainty over Brexit.
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November shopper footfall down as Black Friday bites

Mon, 12/10/2018 - 00:00
The Black Friday effect is driving more shopping online for a longer period, retail researchers say.
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O2 disruption: Can I claim compensation?

Fri, 12/07/2018 - 12:01
The mobile operator says it is considering how best to compensate customers, who can make a claim anyway.
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