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Npower shared customer details in letter

Tue, 09/11/2018 - 13:28
The breach affected "some 5,000 account holders" but the company says no bank details were shared.
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Wage growth accelerates faster-than-expected

Tue, 09/11/2018 - 09:59
Earnings continued to outstrip inflation in the three months to July, while unemployment fell again.
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Cash use falls further as plastic payments rise

Tue, 09/11/2018 - 00:02
Payment by plastic cards now account for three-quarters of consumer spending in stores.
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Co-op joins price war as people choose budget funerals

Mon, 09/10/2018 - 00:22
Rival firms are lowering the cost of funerals, as more bereaved families choose cheaper options.
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'Who doesn't want to work fewer hours if they can?'

Mon, 09/10/2018 - 00:07
Two members of staff at social enterprise IndyCube discuss the merits of working a four-day week.
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Fresh crackdown on nuisance calls

Sat, 09/08/2018 - 08:26
New rules mean companies cannot contact people unless they have "opted-in" to receive calls.
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Southern Water: Supplies 'half of demand' by 2030

Fri, 09/07/2018 - 14:06
Southern Water says it will continue to encourage its customers to use less water.
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Annual house price growth at nine-month high, Halifax says

Fri, 09/07/2018 - 10:25
The lender says low interest rates and a "constrained" supply of homes for sale are supporting prices.
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House owners rue leasehold purchases

Fri, 09/07/2018 - 00:00
Many people who have bought a leasehold house had no idea what they were getting into, a study says.
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Tax cut for self-employed workers scrapped

Thu, 09/06/2018 - 19:52
A planned tax cut for 2.7m self-employed workers is scrapped by the UK government.
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British Airways probes customer data theft

Thu, 09/06/2018 - 18:51
The airline says personal and financial details of customers making online bookings were compromised.
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Energy price cap to save households £75, Ofgem says

Thu, 09/06/2018 - 08:39
Energy regulator Ofgem says its proposed £1,136 price cap will benefit 11 million households.
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Household debt: How much do we owe?

Thu, 09/06/2018 - 00:00
With the collapse of payday loan company Wonga and new rules on credit cards, BBC News explains debt.
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House price calculator: Where can I afford to rent or buy?

Wed, 09/05/2018 - 18:02
A new BBC housing calculator that helps you find out where in the UK you can afford to live.
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RBS to shut a further 54 bank branches

Wed, 09/05/2018 - 12:27
Royal Bank of Scotland is halving its network of RBS branches in England and Wales.
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TSB boss Paul Pester to step down after IT fiasco

Tue, 09/04/2018 - 09:28
Chief executive Paul Pester quits after seven years, in the wake of IT failures at the bank.
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TSB admits customers face 'intermittent issues'

Mon, 09/03/2018 - 12:45
The bank apologies to customers for problems with online banking, but says cards are working.
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Water companies to cut bills in England and Wales

Mon, 09/03/2018 - 09:11
Firms have set out how they intend to cut water bills as part of the regulator's five year review.
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Teenagers risk missing out on savings pots

Fri, 08/31/2018 - 22:32
As the first 16-year-olds are able to control their Child Trust Funds, some may be unaware of the savings.
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'Wonga completely screwed me over'

Fri, 08/31/2018 - 15:30
A Wonga customer says she has little sympathy for the payday lender after its collapse into administration.
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