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UK homes to get faster broadband by 2020

Wed, 12/20/2017 - 09:06
Homes and businesses to have a legal right to demand access to high-speed broadband by 2020.
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Banks late with data 'revolution'

Tue, 12/19/2017 - 16:01
Five out of nine banks ordered to be ready for Open Banking by mid-January will miss the deadline.
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Mobile phones: Send a text to end your contract

Tue, 12/19/2017 - 14:29
Regulator Ofcom says the change means customers can avoid an awkward and long call to their operator.
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Steel pensions: Decision deadline 'cannot be extended'

Tue, 12/19/2017 - 13:15
Steel pension scheme members must decide by Friday, despite calls for an extension.
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Toys R Us troubles put 3,200 jobs at risk

Tue, 12/19/2017 - 10:38
The toy retailer faces an uncertain future as it is told to put £9m into its pension fund.
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New build nightmare

Tue, 12/19/2017 - 10:08
Some buyers have faced gas leaks, damp, holes in the floor and cracks in the walls in the first year.
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Port Talbot steelworkers' pension help 'grossly inadequate'

Mon, 12/18/2017 - 06:27
The Financial Conduct Authority has been investigating 17 companies who had given pension advice.
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Mobile phone and broadband services need 'radical improvement'

Mon, 12/18/2017 - 05:59
The head of the UK's Infrastructure Commission says mobile phone and broadband coverage is deplorable.
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Pensions: Automatic saving to start at 18 under new plans

Sun, 12/17/2017 - 11:00
An extra 900,000 young people could automatically save into a workplace pension under the plans.
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Make and bake

Sun, 12/17/2017 - 08:11
For those who celebrate it, Christmas can be an expensive time of the year unless you plan wisely.
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Cash controversy: The High Streets with too many ATMs

Fri, 12/15/2017 - 21:59
The cash machine industry and the network are at loggerheads over closure plans.
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Vodafone offers thousands early contract exit

Fri, 12/15/2017 - 12:36
The mobile network was not clear enough about new fees, telecoms regulator Ofcom says.
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Families 'struggle' without washing machines

Fri, 12/15/2017 - 09:22
A charity says some households face an "intolerable struggle" but help is available to replace white goods.
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Ryanair moves towards recognising pilot unions

Fri, 12/15/2017 - 08:36
The airline invites pilot unions for talks as it seeks to avoid strike disruption over Christmas.
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Minimum price 'would increase cost of 70% of alcohol'

Fri, 12/15/2017 - 08:32
There will be sharp increase in the cost of alcohol if a minimum price is introduced, say researchers.
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Scottish income tax changes unveiled

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 15:02
Scotland introducing new income tax band of 21p in the pound for those earning over £24,000.
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Four Seasons Health Care gains breathing space

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 14:31
Four Seasons Health Care, which looks after 17,000 elderly residents, has secured its future for now.
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Bank sees boost from Brexit progress

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 13:34
The Bank of England says progress in Brexit talks is likely to boost household and business confidence.
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Black Friday lifts UK retail sales in November

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 11:06
Deals on electrical household appliances boosted sales in November, official figures suggest.
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Scottish income tax rises to be unveiled

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 07:13
The finance secretary is expected to announce tax increases for middle and higher earners.
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