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'Fraudsters exploited my angry tweet'

BBC Money News Feed - Wed, 11/28/2018 - 00:52
A writer thought he was dealing with a bank after complaining of poor service, but it was a con-artist.
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Viagogo ordered to clean up ticket sales

BBC Money News Feed - Tue, 11/27/2018 - 13:49
A court instructs the ticket reseller to warn buyers if there is a risk of being turned away at the door.
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Fast fashion: 'How do you justify selling a £2 T-shirt?'

BBC Money News Feed - Tue, 11/27/2018 - 12:49
MPs quiz big clothes retailers about the environmental impact of so-called "fast fashion".
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Minimum wage rises 'hit profits, not jobs'

BBC Money News Feed - Tue, 11/27/2018 - 12:45
Prices have risen in some sectors but fears of job losses have been unfounded, a report says.
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Women gain higher earnings from degrees

BBC Money News Feed - Tue, 11/27/2018 - 01:10
University gives women a 28% pay advantage but a degree has much smaller gains for men.
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Is it ever ok to charge family for Christmas lunch?

BBC Money News Feed - Mon, 11/26/2018 - 16:25
Is asking friends or family for a financial contribution a good way to cope with the cost of hosting the festive meal?
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Fury over 'mocking' response to bank fraud

BBC Money News Feed - Mon, 11/26/2018 - 16:07
A jokey internal email was accidentally forwarded to a scam victim amid criticism of a bank's response to fraud.
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New £50 note scientist nominations released

BBC Money News Feed - Mon, 11/26/2018 - 15:53
The list of suggested scientists who might appear on the new £50 note includes Stephen Hawking and Ada Lovelace.
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Can the 'broken' fashion industry become more sustainable?

BBC Money News Feed - Mon, 11/26/2018 - 15:37
Bosses of the UK's biggest fashion retailers to face MPs' questions about their environmental impact.
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Shoppers switch to credit card use

BBC Money News Feed - Mon, 11/26/2018 - 11:27
Rewards points and greater protection for bigger purchases are behind the increase, banks say.
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Energy company apologises for bill mix up

BBC Money News Feed - Sat, 11/24/2018 - 00:07
Outfox the Market has apologised to all 100,000 of its customers after accidentally increasing bills by 25%.
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'Our new-build home has 354 defects'

BBC Money News Feed - Fri, 11/23/2018 - 22:11
A couple says they still can't live in their new house in Worcester, two years after they bought it.
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How Bet365's Denise Coates hit her own jackpot

BBC Money News Feed - Fri, 11/23/2018 - 22:07
Denise Coates - Bet365's driving force - was named the UK's best-paid boss this week. What's her system?
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Should we still be giving gift cards this Christmas?

BBC Money News Feed - Fri, 11/23/2018 - 22:02
We spend £6bn a year on gift cards but waste £300m by forgetting to use them before they expire.
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'I've never got my full deposit back'

BBC Money News Feed - Fri, 11/23/2018 - 06:10
Campaigners say new laws may not stop tenants being charged hidden fees by landlords and agents.
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'I live in disused buildings for cheaper rent'

BBC Money News Feed - Fri, 11/23/2018 - 01:41
From old police stations to schools, could empty buildings provide thousands more homes across the UK?
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Do property guardians have enough rights?

BBC Money News Feed - Fri, 11/23/2018 - 01:40
From old police stations to schools, could empty buildings provide thousands more homes across the UK?
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Black Friday: How to get the best deals

BBC Money News Feed - Fri, 11/23/2018 - 00:54
How to be a savvy shopper - and not come a cropper - in the Black Friday sales.
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GCHQ warns on Black Friday cyber-threat

BBC Money News Feed - Fri, 11/23/2018 - 00:05
The UK's cyber-security agency warns of "prime pickings" for criminals in the run-up to Christmas.
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Warning on 'misleading' Black Friday deals

BBC Money News Feed - Fri, 11/23/2018 - 00:04
Advertising watchdog days consumers can find it hard to tell if "sale" prices are actually good deals.
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