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Energy firm Solarplicity banned from taking on new customers

Fri, 02/22/2019 - 10:37
The regulator warns Solarplicity could lose its licence if it fails to improve its customer service.
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City centres 'could become ghost towns'

Thu, 02/21/2019 - 11:38
Shop closures will become the norm unless the government supports struggling retailers, MPs say.
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Climate change: Ban gas grid for new homes 'in six years'

Thu, 02/21/2019 - 08:35
New-build homes should be warmed by heat pumps or networks of hot water, a report says.
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Young people living in vans, tiny homes and containers

Thu, 02/21/2019 - 00:36
Young people are turning to radical and innovative alternatives to conventional homes.
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Just Eat to ban takeaways given rating of zero for hygiene

Wed, 02/20/2019 - 14:20
It comes after the BBC found Just Eat was featuring restaurants plagued with cockroaches and mice.
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Cyber-thieves set sights on hijacking payment data

Wed, 02/20/2019 - 07:00
Cyber-crime gangs are injecting their own code on to websites to steal payment data, an annual study suggests.
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Gender pay gap grows at hundreds of big firms

Wed, 02/20/2019 - 00:03
The pay gap has widened at one in four firms that have revealed their figures ahead of the deadline.
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UK employment hits another record high

Tue, 02/19/2019 - 13:50
A record 32.6 million people were in work between October and December, official figures show.
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Rail customers 'unable to collect pre-paid tickets'

Tue, 02/19/2019 - 08:23
Rail companies have been advising customers to travel with their ticket confirmation email.
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Replacing failed shops 'won't save city centres'

Tue, 02/19/2019 - 08:22
Authorities should try to attract high-paying office jobs to revive the High Street, a think tank says.
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How Brexit hit the pound in your pocket

Tue, 02/19/2019 - 00:03
The value of the pound has changed a lot over the past three years - making us all a little poorer.
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NatWest worker told customer 'vegans should be punched'

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 09:47
A NatWest worker said he felt vegans were forcing their beliefs on him but the bank apologised for his outburst.
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Brexit: Will Brits living in the EU still get healthcare?

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 00:16
A reader asks about state healthcare for UK nationals in EU countries.
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Tax-free childcare helps just a fifth of families

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 00:03
Why aren't more parents signing up for a scheme that provides extra money towards the cost of childcare?
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Train operators call for fare shakeup

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 00:01
Tap-in, tap-out fares could be expanded beyond London, according to plans drawn up by rail operators.
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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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