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Virgin Trains apologises for 'sexist' tweet

Tue, 01/02/2018 - 13:17
When Emily Cole complained to the company about being called "honey", she was "stunned" by the response.
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Rail fares: Commuters 'priced out' by increases, campaigners say

Tue, 01/02/2018 - 09:24
Average rail ticket prices go up by 3.4% across the UK - the biggest increase in five years.
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Biggest house price rises for 2017 revealed

Tue, 01/02/2018 - 08:57
Cheltenham heads the list of towns where house prices rose the most last year, Perth sees biggest fall.
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Households urged to start saving now for next Christmas

Tue, 01/02/2018 - 01:54
Around eight million people in the UK are likely to struggle with money this month, a debt charity says.
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Millennials to secure 'inheritance boom'

Sat, 12/30/2017 - 11:48
But a think tank says inheritance will come too late to help young people on to the housing ladder.
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Holiday promotions can be misleading, says Which?

Sat, 12/30/2017 - 02:06
In half the cases it looked at, Which? found holidays were no more expensive after the promotion period ended.
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Mortgage approvals 'lowest for over a year'

Thu, 12/28/2017 - 12:08
The number of new mortgages being approved in November was the lowest since August 2016, according to UK banks.
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Rogue landlords targeted by government

Thu, 12/28/2017 - 06:13
Landlords in England who want to rent a property to five or more people need a licence under plans.
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HMRC employs farmyard ducks to 'niggle' taxpayers

Wed, 12/27/2017 - 11:15
Two farmyard ducks have been reminding people to pay their tax - but have now retired to the country
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Shoppers stay home for Boxing Day sales

Tue, 12/26/2017 - 15:12
Fewer people went bargain hunting, following Black Friday discounts and smarter online shopping.
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Shoppers immune to Boxing Day sales fever

Tue, 12/26/2017 - 00:50
Previous spending and the income squeeze will hit the traditional Christmas season, a survey suggests.
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MP campaigns to end unpaid 'trial shifts'

Sun, 12/24/2017 - 00:07
Glasgow South MP Stewart McDonald is urging his colleagues to back a Private Members' Bill.
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In the dog house

Fri, 12/22/2017 - 19:40
One expert advises movers how to care for pets, and others give property price predictions for 2018.
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Amazon apologises for 'threats' to customer

Fri, 12/22/2017 - 18:14
Amazon has apologised to a customer, who believed he was sent coded death threats by an employee.
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Steel pensions: Stephen Kinnock calls for flexibility

Fri, 12/22/2017 - 15:21
As steelworkers face a big pensions decision, an MP warns over a lack of flexibility in the system.
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UK incomes see sluggish growth

Fri, 12/22/2017 - 11:04
Real disposable incomes in the UK grew just 0.2% in the third quarter of 2017.
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Apple changes rules on app 'loot boxes'

Fri, 12/22/2017 - 00:04
Customers will now have to be told how likely they are to get certain in-game items, says Apple.
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Shell enters UK household energy market

Thu, 12/21/2017 - 15:19
The oil giant is to buy the UK energy firm First Utility, which supplies 825,000 homes.
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Toys R Us staves off collapse after rescue talks

Thu, 12/21/2017 - 15:02
Last-minute talks with pension watchdog secure £9.8m pension fund injection, but stores will close.
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Leaseholds banned on new-build houses in England

Thu, 12/21/2017 - 10:47
The ban follows thousands of complaints from leaseholders who bought new houses in England.
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