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Row over deposit demands on tenants

Thu, 03/29/2018 - 00:03
MPs and landlords are at loggerheads over the acceptable level of security deposits demanded of tenants.
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Lottery win teen: Did she choose wisely?

Wed, 03/28/2018 - 13:29
Charlie Lagarde took C$1,000 a week for life, rather than a C$1m lump sum, after winning a lottery.
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Deposit return scheme: Who would pay?

Wed, 03/28/2018 - 13:09
The plastics industry says a deposit return scheme would mean consumers would have to pay more for drinks.
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Sky Bet failed to protect vulnerable customers, says watchdog

Wed, 03/28/2018 - 11:30
The firm is to pay £1m after failing to prevent gambling by customers who wanted to stop.
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Drinks bottles and can deposit return scheme proposed

Wed, 03/28/2018 - 06:33
A money-back scheme for returning glass, plastic bottles and cans in England is to be introduced.
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Pea pushers

Tue, 03/27/2018 - 23:56
Advertisers are the experts at persuading us to eat burgers, crisps and fizzy drinks. But what if they tried to sell us something healthier?
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Megabus ads promising £1 seats banned

Tue, 03/27/2018 - 23:55
The advertising watchdog finds as few as one seat per coach was available for the bargain price.
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Moving home is 'becoming a rarity'

Tue, 03/27/2018 - 18:04
Homeowners are moving half as often as they did before the credit crunch, new figures suggest.
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Gambling watchdog considers credit card ban

Tue, 03/27/2018 - 11:52
A report into making online gambling safer warns of the danger of using credit cards to place bets.
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Energy firm banned from taking on new customers

Tue, 03/27/2018 - 09:42
A string of customer service concerns leads Ofgem to impose rare restrictions on small supplier Iresa.
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How the British drink

Tue, 03/27/2018 - 01:56
Across Great Britain, adults are drinking less often. So how are tastes changing and why are they cutting back?
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First and second-class stamp prices rise

Mon, 03/26/2018 - 12:10
Royal Mail says the price rises are necessary to maintain the universal postal service.
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Credit card debt growth at 12-year high

Mon, 03/26/2018 - 10:58
Annual growth in outstanding credit card debt speeds up owing, in part, to tap and go payments.
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Loss on loss

Mon, 03/26/2018 - 02:42
Chloe Leaper is among those worrying how they will support their children when bereavement benefits run out.
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Firms failing to report pay gap in 'last chance saloon'

Sun, 03/25/2018 - 23:00
Employers face "unlimited fines" if they do not meet a deadline for publishing their gender pay gap.
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'It's a very spacious one bed'

Fri, 03/23/2018 - 17:57
Institutional investors are building thousands of new rental properties. Will this improve the UK's rental market?
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'How are you going to get food?' - the children in poverty in Oldham

Fri, 03/23/2018 - 05:41
The parents in Oldham who struggle to buy food and basic necessities for their children
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Financial ombudsman to review complaints

Fri, 03/23/2018 - 00:03
Move follows concerns that banks may have been wrongly favoured by inexperienced staff.
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Watchdog raids firm suspected of 200m nuisance calls

Thu, 03/22/2018 - 14:46
The company in Clydebank, West Dunbartonshire, is raided as part of an Information Commissioner investigation.
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UK interest rates held at 0.5%

Thu, 03/22/2018 - 12:06
Rates remain unchanged but two Bank of England policymakers vote in favour of an increase.
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