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Women's state pension shortfalls a shameful shambles, MPs say

16 hours 41 min ago
A damning report says errors could be repeated after 134,000 people were underpaid their state pension.
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BT to introduce inflation-busting price rises

Thu, 01/20/2022 - 16:28
Most broadband and phone bills will rise by more than 9% at the end of March, BT says.
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'Pandemic of fuel poverty' warning as energy costs soar

Thu, 01/20/2022 - 06:16
One hot drink a day and living by candlelight are how some are coping with rising energy costs.
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Harry and Meghan misused in fake investment endorsement

Thu, 01/20/2022 - 02:08
Financial watchdog warns of rising worries about investment scams using fake celebrity support.
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What high inflation means - in 90 seconds

Wed, 01/19/2022 - 17:08
The BBC's consumer affairs correspondent, Colletta Smith, breaks it down.
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Prices of homes on South West coast rising fastest

Wed, 01/19/2022 - 16:49
UK house prices rose 10% last year, official figures show, with demand highest in the South West of England.
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Millionaires ask to pay more tax

Wed, 01/19/2022 - 13:18
A group of more than 100 of the richest people say current tax systems are "not fair".
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Inflation: Seven reasons why the cost of living is going up around the world

Wed, 01/19/2022 - 12:21
Global inflation - the rate at which prices rise - is at its highest since 2008. Here are seven reasons why.
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Gen Z: The people who've never seen soaring prices before

Wed, 01/19/2022 - 10:35
Those aged 18 to 25 have never experienced inflation before in their lives - how are they coping?
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Inflation: Cost of living rises at fastest pace for 30 years

Wed, 01/19/2022 - 10:20
The UK's cost of living surged by 5.4% in the 12 months to December, hitting its highest level since 1992.
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Council-backed energy firm Together Energy latest to go bust

Tue, 01/18/2022 - 16:48
Together Energy, which was backed by Warrington Borough Council, ceases trading due to high gas prices.
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New laws to tackle misleading crypto-asset adverts

Tue, 01/18/2022 - 16:04
The government is worried some consumers may not understand what they are buying.
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What is the UK's inflation rate and why is the cost of living going up?

Tue, 01/18/2022 - 11:21
The cost of living is at its highest rate for 10 years and is expected to increase further.
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Energy price rises could worsen child poverty, charity warns

Tue, 01/18/2022 - 11:08
A leading charity says soaring energy costs could plunge more families into "very deep poverty".
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UK job vacancies hit new high after furlough ends

Tue, 01/18/2022 - 07:29
The number of jobs on offer rose to 1.24 million but wage growth slowed and is below inflation.
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Morrisons confirms sick pay cut for unvaccinated staff

Tue, 01/18/2022 - 00:01
The supermarket joins a list of firms which pay the legal minimum to unvaccinated staff obliged to isolate.
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Pension Wise: MPs call for automatic pension help appointments

Tue, 01/18/2022 - 00:01
Savers are struggling to navigate the "pensions minefield" and need more support, according to MPs.
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Amazon halts plan to block UK Visa credit cards amid talks

Mon, 01/17/2022 - 11:47
Plans to block the cards are halted as the two sides continue to try to resolve a dispute over payment fees.
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Energy bills: 'It feels like I'm sleeping outside'

Mon, 01/17/2022 - 00:09
People tell of their struggles to cope, with energy bills set to soar by more than £700 this year.
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Funeral costs drop for first time in 18 years

Mon, 01/17/2022 - 00:01
A report says the cost fell by 3.1% but the cheapest type of funeral - a direct cremation - rose in price.
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