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Energy company apologises for bill mix up

Sat, 11/24/2018 - 00:07
Outfox the Market has apologised to all 100,000 of its customers after accidentally increasing bills by 25%.
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'Our new-build home has 354 defects'

Fri, 11/23/2018 - 22:11
A couple says they still can't live in their new house in Worcester, two years after they bought it.
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How Bet365's Denise Coates hit her own jackpot

Fri, 11/23/2018 - 22:07
Denise Coates - Bet365's driving force - was named the UK's best-paid boss this week. What's her system?
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Should we still be giving gift cards this Christmas?

Fri, 11/23/2018 - 22:02
We spend £6bn a year on gift cards but waste £300m by forgetting to use them before they expire.
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'I've never got my full deposit back'

Fri, 11/23/2018 - 06:10
Campaigners say new laws may not stop tenants being charged hidden fees by landlords and agents.
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'I live in disused buildings for cheaper rent'

Fri, 11/23/2018 - 01:41
From old police stations to schools, could empty buildings provide thousands more homes across the UK?
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Do property guardians have enough rights?

Fri, 11/23/2018 - 01:40
From old police stations to schools, could empty buildings provide thousands more homes across the UK?
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Black Friday: How to get the best deals

Fri, 11/23/2018 - 00:54
How to be a savvy shopper - and not come a cropper - in the Black Friday sales.
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GCHQ warns on Black Friday cyber-threat

Fri, 11/23/2018 - 00:05
The UK's cyber-security agency warns of "prime pickings" for criminals in the run-up to Christmas.
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Warning on 'misleading' Black Friday deals

Fri, 11/23/2018 - 00:04
Advertising watchdog days consumers can find it hard to tell if "sale" prices are actually good deals.
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Government will miss smart meter deadline, watchdog warns

Fri, 11/23/2018 - 00:03
Another 39 million meters must be installed within two years to meet the government's 2020 target.
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Americans find meaning in money more than friends or religion

Thu, 11/22/2018 - 18:04
Americans obtain more meaning from career and money than friends or religion, research finds.
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Top tips for online shopping this Christmas

Thu, 11/22/2018 - 17:51
Consumer affairs correspondent Colletta Smith has these tips for making the most of online shopping.
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Price cap plan for rent-to-own sector

Thu, 11/22/2018 - 08:18
The regulator says the proposed cap on charges will benefit about 400,000 "financially vulnerable people".
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Cycling awareness plan could lead to cheaper insurance for drivers

Thu, 11/22/2018 - 03:08
Discounts could be given to car drivers and motorcyclists under the government proposals.
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Simon Jack and DJ Sideman talk housing

Thu, 11/22/2018 - 00:17
Radio 1 Xtra DJ Sideman and the BBC's Simon Jack talk housing - and buying a first home.
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Half of university tuition fees spent on teaching

Thu, 11/22/2018 - 00:01
University students need more open information about fees - and MPs warn of poor value on loan sales.
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Beast from the East blamed as pothole compensation claims double

Wed, 11/21/2018 - 20:27
Highways England spent £164,341 on claims for vehicle damage caused by poor road surfaces in 2017/18.
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Extra Energy collapse is the sixth this year

Wed, 11/21/2018 - 18:47
Extra Energy customers are being advised to wait until they are transferred to a new supplier.
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'Breathing space' for indebted consumers

Wed, 11/21/2018 - 15:17
A scheme to help indebted consumers get time off from repayments is set to come into force next year.
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