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Dad horrified at £4,642 gaming app bill

Fri, 07/03/2020 - 22:35
A father who paid £4.99 for his daughter to use a smartphone app was shocked to find a £4,642 bill.
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Coronavirus: Money back for Ryanair and Sykes customers

Fri, 07/03/2020 - 13:50
The airline says it is clearing a backlog of refunds while Sykes Cottages also has a new policy.
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Flexible rail tickets urged as workers stop daily commute

Fri, 07/03/2020 - 11:13
Fares should be reformed to reflect recent changes to commuting habits, an independent watchdog says.
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Freeze on car loan and pawn payments set to be extended

Fri, 07/03/2020 - 10:07
The regulator wants to give people struggling with high-cost credit or car finance more time to pay.
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Coronavirus: 'Refunds unlikely' if travellers have to self-isolate

Fri, 07/03/2020 - 00:02
Travel insurance is unlikely to cover those who have to cancel a holiday because they have Covid symptoms.
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Loot boxes: Lords call for 'immediate' gambling regulation

Thu, 07/02/2020 - 00:02
Loot boxes, skins and player packs should be regulated immediately, says a Lords committee.
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Tax credits caution urged after HMRC error

Thu, 07/02/2020 - 00:00
One million tax credit renewal notices with incomplete information were sent out by the UK's tax authority.
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UK house prices 'in first annual fall for eight years'

Wed, 07/01/2020 - 09:51
Values were lower in June than they were a year ago, the Nationwide says, as the virus hit the market.
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Coronavirus: How lockdown has affected my money

Wed, 07/01/2020 - 00:55
Radio 1 Newsbeat speaks to people who have become richer, poorer and spent more money in lockdown.
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Coronavirus: 'People like me are really, really suffering'

Tue, 06/30/2020 - 15:41
A self-employed curtain fitter explains why he has been hit so hard by coronavirus.
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Coronavirus: Savings habit revived but for little return

Tue, 06/30/2020 - 11:54
Many UK households have saved more money this year, just as interest rates have slumped.
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Ban on Wirecard's UK payments business lifted

Tue, 06/30/2020 - 08:06
Thousands of people were barred from using their cash cards because of the collapse of Wirecard.
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Coronavirus: Mandatory MOTs to be reintroduced from August

Mon, 06/29/2020 - 19:47
Vehicle owners have been able to delay the test for six months during lockdown.
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Wirecard: 'It’s really bad. I’m left with nothing'

Mon, 06/29/2020 - 14:29
Thousands of people have been barred from using their cash because of the collapse of Wirecard.
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Coronavirus: Holiday bookings 'explode' as travel restrictions ease

Sat, 06/27/2020 - 20:31
Travel companies hail news Britons will be able to visit some European countries without self-isolating on their return.
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Coronavirus: UK to open up European holidays from 6 July

Fri, 06/26/2020 - 23:18
People returning from certain destinations will not have to quarantine, the government confirms.
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Coronavirus: Post Office ends travel money suspension

Fri, 06/26/2020 - 22:03
The move comes as tourists gear up for a summer getaway, but rates will not match pre-lockdown highs.
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Wirecard: Cardholders' money locked as FCA freezes UK subsidiary

Fri, 06/26/2020 - 17:45
Users of the U Account, as well as apps such as Curve, Pockit and Anna Money, are unable to access their money.
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Tesco shoppers buying more during fewer trips

Fri, 06/26/2020 - 09:21
The supermarket says that in the three months to May, the number of trips fell by nearly a third.
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Coronavirus: Can I get a holiday refund and what are my travel rights?

Fri, 06/26/2020 - 06:48
As the opportunity to go on summer holiday picks up pace, what are my rights?
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