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Blackmore Bond collapse: FCA failed to act before people lost life savings

Tue, 08/16/2022 - 06:00
BBC Panorama reveals evidence suggesting the FCA could have acted earlier before a fund collapsed.
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House prices drop for the first time this year, says Rightmove

Mon, 08/15/2022 - 11:28
The typical asking price in Britain is down 1.3%, Rightmove says, due to the summer holidays.
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How much does university cost, and is it worth it?

Mon, 08/15/2022 - 09:28
A degree can be valuable in many ways. Here is a look at some of the financial pros and cons.
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Keir Starmer calls for extra tax on oil and gas producers

Mon, 08/15/2022 - 07:27
The party says this would help fund a freeze of the energy price cap through the winter.
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Workers going into office 1.5 days a week, survey suggests

Mon, 08/15/2022 - 00:08
This compares to an average of 3.8 days a week pre-pandemic, research by a consultancy suggests
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Nursery closures: Parents left without childcare as providers shut

Mon, 08/15/2022 - 00:04
A campaign group says it has been "inundated" with messages about nurseries going out of business suddenly.
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Rail fares in England to rise below inflation rate, ministers say

Sun, 08/14/2022 - 18:01
The increase will also begin in March, rather than January, the government says.
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UK economy shrinks as outlook on recession darkens

Fri, 08/12/2022 - 13:51
The economy shrank by 0.1% leading some experts to warn a recession could start sooner than expected.
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Superdry boss warns shoppers will choose Europe over Britain

Thu, 08/11/2022 - 17:56
Tax-free shopping is no longer available to international visitors to Britain.
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People can't wait for energy help - Citizens Advice

Thu, 08/11/2022 - 17:36
The charity voices concerns of delaying support for households bracing themselves for energy bill hikes.
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Bogus companies scam: 'We never knew our home was on the list'

Thu, 08/11/2022 - 06:11
Thousands of UK home addresses have been used by crime gangs to register bogus firms, the BBC finds.
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Energy bills could go up before October price cap rise

Wed, 08/10/2022 - 18:20
The energy regulator says it's "possible" customers' direct debit payments will rise before October.
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Supermarkets not passing on lower fuel price - RAC

Wed, 08/10/2022 - 14:45
The margin between the price of fuel at the pump and what retailers buy it for is at its widest since 2013.
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'I'm borrowing £5,000 to pay my energy bills'

Wed, 08/10/2022 - 12:46
Many people are getting desperate as spiralling energy bills start to bite.
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Energy bill crisis is on scale of pandemic, Martin Lewis says

Wed, 08/10/2022 - 12:14
Government support needs to double to make up for the huge expected rise in bills, the consumer expert says.
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Warning energy bills to hit over £4,200 in January

Tue, 08/09/2022 - 12:30
Consultancy Cornwall Insight now forecasts a typical household will pay £4,266 a year for energy.
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Cost of living: The people using OnlyFans as a second job to help with bills

Tue, 08/09/2022 - 09:06
A campaign group says more young people are joining the site because of the rising cost of living.
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The lockdown side-hustles that turned into full-time businesses

Mon, 08/08/2022 - 00:35
The pandemic turned some people into savvy entrepreneurs but how many have ditched their day job?
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How will a recession hit the UK housing market?

Fri, 08/05/2022 - 13:39
The UK economy is forecast to shrink this year but what will it mean for first-time home buyers?
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Bank of England warns the UK will fall into recession this year

Thu, 08/04/2022 - 12:42
The UK is expected to shrink until the end of 2023 in the longest downturn since the financial crisis.
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