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The rapid rise of 'Buy now, pay later'

15 hours 24 min ago
Deals allowing customers to spread payments interest-free are increasing but charities warn of building debts.
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Brexit day 50p coin unveiled by Chancellor Sajid Javid

16 hours 40 min ago
It comes after the original batch of coins had to be melted down when the Brexit deadline was extended.
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Ladbrokes Coral review a conflict of interest, say MPs

Fri, 01/24/2020 - 15:56
MPs say it is "woefully naive" for betting firms to lead a review into schemes for VIP customers.
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Co-op faces equal pay claims from shop workers

Fri, 01/24/2020 - 00:15
More than 400 claimants have launched an equal pay action against the supermarket chain.
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Two weeks of leave for UK parents who lose a child

Thu, 01/23/2020 - 00:00
The law, which will come into force in April, will be the most generous in the world, ministers say.
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Fender Europe fined £4.5m for preventing online discounts

Wed, 01/22/2020 - 20:02
The guitar maker has been fined £4.5m after it admitted breaking competition law.
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Lloyds joins crowd with new 40% overdraft rates

Wed, 01/22/2020 - 16:20
Customers will be charged "personalised" overdraft rates of up to 49.9% from April, but most will pay 39.9%.
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Christmas magic vanishes for the UK toy industry

Wed, 01/22/2020 - 00:34
Toy sales fall by 6% for the second year in a row with politics blamed for the slump.
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Mental health at work: 'My boss let me go over my condition'

Wed, 01/22/2020 - 00:00
A worker and a chief executive tell their stories about mental health in the workplace.
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Mental health at work: Five charts on the challenge

Wed, 01/22/2020 - 00:00
Consultancy firm Deloitte call for bosses to invest more to support their staff.
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Rise in full-time female workers boosts employment

Tue, 01/21/2020 - 11:17
The number of women in work has grown by 0.5% in the three months to November, the highest rise for a year.
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More precious than gold: Why the metal palladium is soaring

Mon, 01/20/2020 - 04:05
The price of the precious metal palladium has hit a record high of $2,500 an ounce as demand rises.
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Courier fraud: Victim 'cried for days'

Sat, 01/18/2020 - 13:23
Police warn £7m was stolen from elderly and vulnerable people in 2019 in so-called courier fraud.
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Whirlpool: Owners rush to register fire-risk washing machines

Fri, 01/17/2020 - 15:51
Thousands more owners of dangerous washing machines demand a resolution from maker Whirlpool.
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Collector pays UK-record £1m for rare coin

Fri, 01/17/2020 - 08:02
Only six Edward VIII sovereigns were made but it is not just its rarity that fascinates historians.
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This is what a million pound coin looks like

Fri, 01/17/2020 - 00:13
An extremely rare Edward VIII sovereign has been sold for £1m, the most expensive UK coin ever sold.
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Estate agents report 'uplift' in housing market

Thu, 01/16/2020 - 00:01
Expectations of future sales have "risen sharply" according to property professionals.
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Fall in inflation raises prospects of interest rate cut

Wed, 01/15/2020 - 11:04
Speculation grows that UK interest rates will be cut after inflation slows in December.
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Do your colleagues know how much you earn?

Wed, 01/15/2020 - 00:01
One in five people are banned from telling people they work with about their salary, a union says.
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Santander latest bank to set 40% overdraft rate

Tue, 01/14/2020 - 11:40
The move comes as the bank cuts the interest rate it pays on its flagship current account.
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