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Tesco and Carrefour to trial refillable container scheme

Thu, 01/24/2019 - 10:05
The supermarket is set to test a scheme based on refillable rather than recyclable containers.
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Santander to shut 140 branches

Wed, 01/23/2019 - 10:24
About 1,270 jobs are put at risk after Santander announces a big round of branch closures.
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Martin Lewis drops Facebook lawsuit

Wed, 01/23/2019 - 10:22
The consumer rights campaigner had claimed fake ads on Facebook had caused reputational damage.
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Christmas failed to revive flagging toy market

Wed, 01/23/2019 - 00:12
Families spent more than £300 per child on toys in 2018 but sales in the UK fell sharply compared with Europe.
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Battle to save remote cash machines

Wed, 01/23/2019 - 00:12
The UK's largest ATM network is increasing the fee it pays cash machine operators to keep remote machines free of charge.
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Personal travel agents boost holiday bookings

Wed, 01/23/2019 - 00:02
A growing army of agents who work from home have helped to boost holiday bookings this year.
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When your dad does the same apprenticeship as you

Tue, 01/22/2019 - 01:41
Dominic Foster and his dad John are on the same apprenticeship at the same company.
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HMRC error hits early-filing taxpayers

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 16:48
The tax authorities have been forced to apologise for two mistakes - wrongly charging penalties and for denying it had made the mistake.
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Shrinkflation: Bread and breakfast cereals most affected

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 12:27
Bread and cereal products are most likely to have shrunk in size, but remained at the same price.
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Poundland 'gift of nothing' sparks criticism

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 09:06
The retailer's Valentine's Day gift, an empty heart-shaped package, angers environmental groups.
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Card surcharges: Customers charged hundreds illegally

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 00:37
The University of Hull was among businesses illegally charging customers more for paying by card.
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Small firms top Which? annual energy survey

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 00:03
The so-called Big Six suppliers are beaten by smaller rivals in Which? annual customer survey.
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Mike Ashley reportedly in talks to buy music chain HMV

Sun, 01/20/2019 - 18:44
HMV collapsed last month, its second administration in six years, risking 2,200 jobs at 125 stores.
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Brexit worries 'add to car insurance costs'

Sat, 01/19/2019 - 01:58
Car insurance premiums climb for the first time since 2017 with Brexit a factor, says AA.
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Lloyds, Halifax and Bank of Scotland customers face payments problems

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 17:44
Hundreds of thousands of customers were unable to do most payments transfers from online accounts.
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Drag queen or delivery driver: What's your 'side hustle'?

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 00:02
Millennials are increasingly doing jobs on the side, whether through love or necessity.
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Jack Bogle: The man who pioneered index investing

Thu, 01/17/2019 - 16:31
Jack Bogle, credited with upending the way we invest through index funds has died aged 89.
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Watchdog's gender pay gap twice national average despite pledge

Thu, 01/17/2019 - 13:13
The Financial Conduct Authority is paying male staff a fifth more than female staff.
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Commuters and students 'short-changed by the government'

Thu, 01/17/2019 - 00:07
The inflation measure used to calculate some train fares and loan repayments is flawed, a Lords committee says.
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No-deal Brexit warning for UK drivers

Thu, 01/17/2019 - 00:02
A no-deal Brexit would mean anyone planning to drive outside the UK would need an insurance Green Card.
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