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Using AI for loans and mortgages is big risk, warns EU boss

Wed, 06/14/2023 - 09:42
Margrethe Vestager tells the BBC using AI for decisions that affect lives could lead to discrimination.
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Mortgages: New squeeze on landlords will hit renters too

Tue, 06/13/2023 - 11:52
High mortgage costs mean landlords face a "turning point", a firm warns, leading to fewer homes to rent.
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Pay rise surprise leads to forecasts of higher interest rates

Tue, 06/13/2023 - 11:38
Wages rise at their fastest rate in 20 years, excluding the pandemic, but still lag behind the cost of living.
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Warning UK mortgage rates set to rise further

Mon, 06/12/2023 - 11:21
It comes as 1.5 million people are set to come off fixed-rate mortgage deals this year.
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Five reasons why mortgages are getting us down

Sun, 06/11/2023 - 00:00
Rising mortgage rates are causing a headache for homeowners and buyers, so what is behind the maelstrom?
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Tesco reported to regulator over Clubcard prices

Fri, 06/09/2023 - 08:57
The consumer group says Tesco could be breaking the law by not being clear enough about its unit pricing.
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Bread to loo roll: How UK prices compare to five EU countries

Fri, 06/09/2023 - 00:09
UK shoppers are paying more for loo roll, butter and ketchup than some of our European neighbours, data suggests.
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HSBC withdraws mortgage deals for new borrowers

Thu, 06/08/2023 - 19:07
The bank said on Thursday it would temporarily pull new deals, indicating mortgage market pressures.
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Banks accused of 'measly' interest rates on savings

Thu, 06/08/2023 - 12:16
MPs criticise banks as instant access savings rates sit well below the Bank of England base rate.
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Crypto: 24-hour cooling-off period included in ad overhaul

Thu, 06/08/2023 - 01:20
Crypto bosses could face up to two years' imprisonment if they fail to comply with the new rules.
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More pain for renters as landlords look to sell up

Thu, 06/08/2023 - 00:01
Rising borrowing costs and plans for stricter rules are affecting the rental sector, surveyors say.
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'Massive shift' in food shopping habits as prices soar

Thu, 06/08/2023 - 00:00
Average visits to food shops drop to 16 times per month, analyst firm Kantar says.
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House prices in first annual fall for 11 years, says the Halifax

Wed, 06/07/2023 - 08:40
The UK's biggest mortgage lender says rising borrowing costs are affecting confidence.
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Mortgages: Average two-year mortgage deal £35 a month more

Mon, 06/05/2023 - 08:55
Mortgage rates have risen since recent figures showed inflation not coming down as quickly as expected.
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Universal basic income: Plans drawn up for £1,600 a month trial in England

Mon, 06/05/2023 - 05:42
Thirty people would get a monthly lump sum for two years, under a think tank's scheme in England.
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Money: £9bn in old UK banknotes and coins not cashed in

Sun, 06/04/2023 - 14:13
Paper £50 and £20 notes have been unusable since October, but can still be exchanged.
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'Mortgage costs right now are terrifying'

Sun, 06/04/2023 - 00:27
With rates rising and mortgages disappearing from the market, buyers reveal their struggles to get a deal.
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