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Debate over property tax 'welcome'

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 00:09
Surveyors say changes to stamp duty levied on first-time buyers should spark a wider debate.
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Wage squeeze continues for British households

Wed, 12/13/2017 - 13:12
Earnings grew by 2.3% in the three months to October, lagging inflation for a seventh month.
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Water bills set to fall by up to £25 from 2020

Wed, 12/13/2017 - 08:47
Water bills in England and Wales will fall by between £15 and £25 a year from 2020 onwards, the regulator Ofwat says.
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'I was saved from a £10,000 car scam'

Wed, 12/13/2017 - 00:07
Bank staff now alert police when a potential scam victim attempts to withdraw large sums of cash.
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My close escape from £10,000 bank scam

Wed, 12/13/2017 - 00:06
Barry Fox, 72, says he had "a close shave" with scammers when trying to buy a Rolls Royce on eBay.
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Ryanair pilots to strike before Christmas

Tue, 12/12/2017 - 17:25
Some passengers face disruption after 79 Dublin-based pilots and others around Europe plan walkouts.
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US regulator halts Munchee digital-token sale

Tue, 12/12/2017 - 13:06
The SEC halts an initial coin offering and warns consumers of the dangers of crypto-currency investment.
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Rail passengers 'misled' over festive tickets

Tue, 12/12/2017 - 12:38
Customers have been sold tickets for trains that will not run or will be disrupted, a watchdog says.
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Skin betting: 'Children as young as 11 introduced to gambling'

Tue, 12/12/2017 - 11:52
Gamers as young as 11 bet using virtual weapons within video games which are then exchanged for cash.
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UK inflation rate rises to 3.1%

Tue, 12/12/2017 - 11:35
Inflation hits its highest rate for nearly six years, as the squeeze on households continues.
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House prices rise fastest in East Midlands

Tue, 12/12/2017 - 10:33
East Midlands prices rose at the fastest pace in the year to October, while London saw the slowest growth.
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Renting a home: How much space will £100 buy you?

Tue, 12/12/2017 - 00:05
The equivalent of a small garden shed in London, but five times that in Bradford.
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Help to Save scheme to start slowly

Mon, 12/11/2017 - 15:00
The system offers a 50% government top-up to low-income working people on certain benefits.
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Mortgage safety net 'disappearing'

Mon, 12/11/2017 - 13:17
Help for those struggling to meet home loan repayments will largely vanish by 2022, a report says.
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ATM operator Cardtronics UK plans cash machine cuts

Mon, 12/11/2017 - 13:09
Cardtronics says a planned industry shake-up could make free-to-use ATMs "unsustainable".
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Ban pension cold-calling now, MPs demand

Mon, 12/11/2017 - 00:10
MPs warn a crackdown on pension cold-calling may not happen until 2020 unless ministers take action.
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Inflation tracker: Will you feel the pinch this Christmas?

Mon, 12/11/2017 - 00:08
From smoked salmon to smartphones, 2017 is shaping up to be an expensive Christmas for consumers.
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Two-year degrees to lower tuition fees

Sun, 12/10/2017 - 13:09
Jo Johnson wants to change a system where three-year degrees have "crowded out" anything else.
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Paint and sip

Sun, 12/10/2017 - 00:30
Learning to paint while enjoying a drink has become a popular pastime - but can you improve under the influence?
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Financial secrets

Fri, 12/08/2017 - 21:49
A "revolution" in our financial lives will begin next month, but what is it and how will it work?
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