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Renters compete with 20 others in battle to find a home

Wed, 07/26/2023 - 08:59
Requests to view each rental property have more than tripled in four years as competition rises.
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Spotify raises premium subscription price for millions

Tue, 07/25/2023 - 12:26
For the first time since 2011, the firm lifts the cost of a single-account premium subscription.
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'I feel manipulated’: The 'debt help' ads targeting struggling mums​​

Mon, 07/24/2023 - 16:56
Social media posts are targeting people in problem debt with a product that could leave them worse off.
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'Quickie' divorces and will writing to be investigated

Mon, 07/24/2023 - 14:51
The UK's competition watchdog is to investigate unregulated legal services following consumer complaints.
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Greece fires: What are holidaymakers' rights?

Mon, 07/24/2023 - 11:54
Some airlines are continuing to fly to the islands but can you cancel your flight and get a refund?
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Virgin Money to shut a third of its UK bank branches

Thu, 07/20/2023 - 18:00
The firm says 255 workers will be at risk of redundancy at the 39 stores due for closure.
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Mortgage rates fall for first time in two months

Thu, 07/20/2023 - 14:56
The Bank of England is not expected to raise interest rates as quickly after inflation slowed.
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Supermarkets told to make pricing clearer to help shoppers

Thu, 07/20/2023 - 13:32
UK competition watchdog says unclear pricing could be hampering shoppers' ability to spot deals.
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Mobile roaming charges: Ofcom proposes new rules to curb fees

Thu, 07/20/2023 - 13:13
Ofcom says mobile networks would have to tell people when they are going to be charged.
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Rents rise at fastest rate for eight years

Wed, 07/19/2023 - 12:07
Costs for tenants have jumped again but house prices grew more slowly in May, figures show.
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Interest rates: Big rise less likely after inflation surprise

Wed, 07/19/2023 - 11:58
The Bank of England is under less pressure to put up interest rates after inflation fell from 8.7% to 7.9% in June.
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Banks warned over 'weak excuses' for savings rates

Tue, 07/18/2023 - 11:22
The financial regulator also says it will look closely at close to zero interest rates for loyal savers.
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Parents 'desperate' as summer care hits £943 a child

Tue, 07/18/2023 - 10:17
A UK family will pay on average £943 for six weeks of school-age childcare, a charity finds.
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Supermarkets urged to back petrol price sharing scheme

Mon, 07/17/2023 - 11:04
The energy secretary is asking supermarkets and petrol stations to publish prices to aid competition.
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Mortgage rates: Six reasons why the pain isn't as bad as it could be

Sun, 07/16/2023 - 00:13
Mortgage rates are at a 15-year high, but there are reasons why the pain may not be as bad as it could be.
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Extra energy bill scheme was 'staggering failure', says MP

Fri, 07/14/2023 - 21:58
The scheme to help people who missed out on last winter's energy subsidy should be reopened, a senior MP says.
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Renters stretched most by cost of living pressures

Fri, 07/14/2023 - 12:02
Single parents are particularly vulnerable to running out of food and being unable to afford more.
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Public sector workers offered pay rise of around 6%

Thu, 07/13/2023 - 14:42
PM Rishi Sunak says the offer to workers was final and that there would be "no more talks on pay".
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Airport drop-off fees soar by nearly a third - RAC

Thu, 07/13/2023 - 11:16
Eight major UK airports have increased fees for drivers to drop off passengers, according to new data.
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Virgin Media investigated over contract cancellations

Thu, 07/13/2023 - 11:07
Regulator Ofcom says it will open an investigation after customers said it was too difficult to cancel services.
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