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Old £1 coin spending deadline looms

1 hour 45 min ago
The new 12-sided £1 coin now outnumbers the old version, which is soon to be withdrawn.
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Reality Check

Tue, 07/25/2017 - 14:22
The Bank of England's stability chief warns of the dangers of rising personal loans.
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Plans to compare bank customer service

Tue, 07/25/2017 - 14:08
Banks should publish the frequency of security incidents and the time taken to open an account, the regulator says.
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Bitcoin goes arty

Tue, 07/25/2017 - 00:16
The global art market is not known for tech innovation, so why is Bitcoin proving increasingly popular?
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Plans to ban leaseholds on new-build homes in England

Tue, 07/25/2017 - 00:04
Ground rents paid to freeholders could also be restricted, under proposals for England.
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Rise in personal loans dangerous, Bank of England official says

Tue, 07/25/2017 - 00:01
Household debt is rising much faster than incomes, the Bank of England's Alex Brazier says.
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Getting smaller

Mon, 07/24/2017 - 18:31
Everyone knows about Toblerone, but what else is getting smaller?
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Why you should pay in local currency

Mon, 07/24/2017 - 17:49
You should make credit card payments in the local currency when abroad, says the BBC's Simon Gompertz.
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Tourists warned over exchange rate costs

Mon, 07/24/2017 - 17:02
Holidaymakers face unnecessary charges when they use their credit and debit cards overseas.
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More than 2,500 products 'have shrunk'

Mon, 07/24/2017 - 10:15
Consumers have been paying the same amount for thousands of products that have shrunk in size.
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Student loan debt: Your questions answered

Mon, 07/24/2017 - 06:16
Find out what owing tens of thousands of pounds means for your credit rating, and when to pay back.
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Electricity shake-up could save consumers 'up to £40bn'

Mon, 07/24/2017 - 00:19
Consumers could save up to £40bn from a shake-up in smart energy use and batteries, the government says.
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Mastercard £14bn 'overcharge' legal action fails

Fri, 07/21/2017 - 15:31
The claim was that 46 million consumers were overcharged by Mastercard between 1992 and 2008.
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Moneysupermarket fined for sending seven million unwanted emails

Fri, 07/21/2017 - 15:22
Moneysupermarket has been fined £80,000 for emailing people who had opted out of receiving messages.
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Lloyds under fire over HBOS fraud compensation

Fri, 07/21/2017 - 13:55
Lloyds Banking Group is close to offering compensation to 30 customers - but MPs criticise the bank.
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UK property transactions fall for third month in a row

Fri, 07/21/2017 - 10:17
There were 96,910 property sales in June, the lowest figure since last Autumn.
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Clydesdale Bank sets launch date for plastic £10 note

Fri, 07/21/2017 - 00:04
The bank new £10 polymer note is among several plastic £10 notes that are due to enter circulation this autumn.
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AlphaBay and Hansa dark web markets shut down

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 15:06
The AlphaBay and Hansa marketplaces were known for trade in drugs, weapons and malware.
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Thousands leave SSE and Scottish Power after price rises

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 12:54
SSE raised prices by 6.9% in April, while Scottish Power increased them by 7.8% in March.
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Rail electrification plans scrapped by Government

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 12:51
Wales, the Midlands and the North will no longer see their lines upgraded after a Government review.
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