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UK interest rates: How does a rise affect me?

Thu, 08/04/2022 - 12:01
Interest rates are one of the main tools used to keep the UK economy growing steadily.
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Energy bills to change every three months to avoid price shocks

Thu, 08/04/2022 - 08:50
The regulator says the change means price rises and falls will be passed on to customers more quickly.
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'If interest rates go up I'll owe an extra £250 a month on my loans'

Thu, 08/04/2022 - 00:03
Four people anticipating a change in their circumstances ahead of the expected rise in interest rates.
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£400 energy payment: Fears landlords to keep renters' rebate

Wed, 08/03/2022 - 13:16
Where a tenant's bills are included in their rent the energy rebate will be paid to their landlord.
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House prices climb 11% despite cost of living squeeze

Tue, 08/02/2022 - 10:57
But the Nationwide says there are signs of a slowdown and interest rate rises could cool the market.
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Mortgage affordability test scrapped by Bank of England

Mon, 08/01/2022 - 00:07
Some potential homebuyers may find it easier to get a loan as the central bank eases borrowing rules.
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Cost of living: Are you missing out on unclaimed universal credit?

Mon, 08/01/2022 - 00:05
Benefits are a gateway to support but some estimates suggest £15bn still goes unclaimed each year.
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Post Office under pressure over victims' pay-outs

Sun, 07/31/2022 - 16:26
The chair of the Post Office scandal inquiry will issue a report to parliament unless progress is made.
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Credit card borrowing in fastest rise since 2005

Fri, 07/29/2022 - 16:38
Experts warn the rapid increase could indicate households are turning to credit to get through tougher times.
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Details of £400 energy payment to households revealed

Fri, 07/29/2022 - 09:30
The money will be spread over six months but how it is received depends on how you pay your bills.
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Five money saving ideas for parents over summer

Fri, 07/29/2022 - 00:15
The cost of the school summer holiday is worrying many families struggling with rising prices.
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Martin Lewis says energy bills at 'desperate' point

Thu, 07/28/2022 - 15:46
The personal finance expert says people will be "panicking" and will have to "make awful choices".
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Cost of living: I avoid meals so my daughter can eat

Thu, 07/28/2022 - 09:21
As prices continue to rise, Radio 1 Newsbeat speaks to those struggling for basic meals.
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British Gas owner Centrica resumes shareholder payout as bills rise

Thu, 07/28/2022 - 08:59
Parent company Centrica is to pay a 1p dividend per share after having suspended payouts for three years.
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Vow to tackle long waits to make a complaint

Wed, 07/27/2022 - 00:04
The financial regulator says new rules should tackle some of the biggest frustrations for consumers.
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Cost-of-living payments branded insufficient as energy bills soar

Tue, 07/26/2022 - 00:06
The Business Committee says payments should reflect higher than anticipated energy bills.
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Three questions Liz Truss and Rishi Sunak must answer

Mon, 07/25/2022 - 00:01
The final two candidates for prime minister have some fundamental decisions to make over the economy.
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Cost of living: Saving money on our summer holiday

Sun, 07/24/2022 - 00:30
Millions of us are still determined to have a summer getaway but keeping an eye on spending.
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Food banks warn they are struggling to keep up with demand

Fri, 07/22/2022 - 17:00
Research by Radio 4's Money Box into 203 food banks found many are receiving fewer food donations.
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Cost of living: Fuel and clothing at top of family spending cuts

Fri, 07/22/2022 - 12:17
Retailers say record price rises are making households concerned over what they can afford.
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