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Stamp duty giveaway will have limited impact, says Nationwide

Thu, 11/30/2017 - 09:27
The Nationwide says the chancellor's giveaway for first-time buyers will have limited effect on demand.
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Google faces mass legal action in UK over data snooping

Thu, 11/30/2017 - 00:07
Search giant is accused of unlawfully harvesting the personal information of millions of UK iPhone users.
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Bank deputy warns of Bitcoin bubble risks

Wed, 11/29/2017 - 16:10
Investors should "do their homework", says Bank of England official, as Bitcoin passes $11,000.
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Fraudsters pose as police to steal cash

Wed, 11/29/2017 - 13:14
Victims have lost thousands of pounds in the scam, believing they are helping to expose corrupt bank staff.
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Loan sharks 'hang around the school gates'

Wed, 11/29/2017 - 11:41
On one estate they handed out cards to children asking mums to ring if the children needed new trainers.
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Free ATMs 'must be available across UK'

Wed, 11/29/2017 - 00:01
Nicky Morgan, of the Treasury Committee, says any fall in the number of ATMs would "clearly be of concern".
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Tumble dryer action call after fatal Llanrwst fire

Tue, 11/28/2017 - 20:41
A coroner calls on a tumble dryer manufacturer to take action after two men died in a flat fire.
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CMA: Secondary ticket websites may be breaking the law

Tue, 11/28/2017 - 11:49
After a year long investigation, the competition watchdog says some websites are failing to be clear.
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Can a bank in a box replace a branch?

Tue, 11/28/2017 - 00:26
One firm has developed an interactive cash-machine which, it says, can do 80% of the tasks typically undertaken in a bank.
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Bitcoin approaches $10,000 a piece

Mon, 11/27/2017 - 11:48
The virtual currency has risen from around $1,000 at the start of the year to a record of $9,700.
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Archers 'fraud' storyline praised

Mon, 11/27/2017 - 00:09
Scriptwriters worked with Radio 4's consumer programme You and Yours on fraud plot.
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Citizens Advice warns about subscription contracts

Mon, 11/27/2017 - 00:05
Consumers still struggle to end unwanted subscriptions such as gym memberships, says Citizens Advice.
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Black Friday versus No-buy day - social media reacts

Fri, 11/24/2017 - 14:30
Whether you love it or hate it, #BlackFriday has arrived, but #BuyNothingDay has come to join in too.
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Black Friday sales bonanza set to hit a record

Fri, 11/24/2017 - 12:30
The number of payment card sales is already up on last year, but some retailers have shunned the event.
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Black Friday and Cyber Monday: top tips

Fri, 11/24/2017 - 12:18
How to bag the best of the bargains.
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Budget 2017: Tax move will penalise savers, says insurer

Fri, 11/24/2017 - 07:22
Royal London Insurance says millions of savers could lose out due to the chancellor's tax change.
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Empty homes spike in London commuter belt

Fri, 11/24/2017 - 01:49
Parts of London and South East saw a rise despite a long-term downward trend.
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Can digital financial assistant Cleo take on the banks?

Thu, 11/23/2017 - 15:45
Cleo AI operates a digital assistant that connects to users’ bank accounts and helps them manage their money.
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UK set for worst pay squeeze 'since 19th century'

Thu, 11/23/2017 - 14:04
Wages are forecast to remain below pre-financial crisis levels until the early 2020s, according to IFS director Paul Johnson.
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UK economy faces 'longest fall in living standards in 60 years'

Thu, 11/23/2017 - 08:30
A think tank says the squeeze on incomes will last longer than that which followed the post-2008 crash.
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