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Minister calls for minimum banking services guarantee

Sat, 12/02/2017 - 00:13
The Scottish government's call for a minimum service comes after RBS announced 62 branch closures.
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How much of your salary is spent on rent?

Fri, 12/01/2017 - 22:03
Tenants living in London see twice as much of their salary going to their landlord than those in the North.
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Driving-style fines system for late tax filing planned by HMRC

Fri, 12/01/2017 - 16:00
Anyone missing the tax return deadline would get points on their record rather than an automatic fine.
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Supermarkets 'raise the price of Christmas biscuits'

Fri, 12/01/2017 - 15:14
Supermarkets hike the price of Christmas biscuit selections as butter prices soar, according to a report.
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RBS to close one in four branches and shed 680 jobs

Fri, 12/01/2017 - 10:35
The state-backed bank says there has been a big drop in branch use as more people bank online.
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Is cash still king?

Fri, 12/01/2017 - 00:07
As mobile payment apps become increasingly popular, and some societies are aiming to become cashless, how has money fared over the last decade?
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Care homes: Public 'pay unfair fees to plug £1bn shortfall'

Thu, 11/30/2017 - 14:47
Charges after death and over-the-top upfront fees for self-funders highlighted by the markets watchdog.
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Stamp duty giveaway will have limited impact, says Nationwide

Thu, 11/30/2017 - 09:27
The Nationwide says the chancellor's giveaway for first-time buyers will have limited effect on demand.
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Google faces mass legal action in UK over data snooping

Thu, 11/30/2017 - 00:07
Search giant is accused of unlawfully harvesting the personal information of millions of UK iPhone users.
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Bank deputy warns of Bitcoin bubble risks

Wed, 11/29/2017 - 16:10
Investors should "do their homework", says Bank of England official, as Bitcoin passes $11,000.
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Fraudsters pose as police to steal cash

Wed, 11/29/2017 - 13:14
Victims have lost thousands of pounds in the scam, believing they are helping to expose corrupt bank staff.
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Loan sharks 'hang around the school gates'

Wed, 11/29/2017 - 11:41
On one estate they handed out cards to children asking mums to ring if the children needed new trainers.
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Free ATMs 'must be available across UK'

Wed, 11/29/2017 - 00:01
Nicky Morgan, of the Treasury Committee, says any fall in the number of ATMs would "clearly be of concern".
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Tumble dryer action call after fatal Llanrwst fire

Tue, 11/28/2017 - 20:41
A coroner calls on a tumble dryer manufacturer to take action after two men died in a flat fire.
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CMA: Secondary ticket websites may be breaking the law

Tue, 11/28/2017 - 11:49
After a year long investigation, the competition watchdog says some websites are failing to be clear.
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Can a bank in a box replace a branch?

Tue, 11/28/2017 - 00:26
One firm has developed an interactive cash-machine which, it says, can do 80% of the tasks typically undertaken in a bank.
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Bitcoin approaches $10,000 a piece

Mon, 11/27/2017 - 11:48
The virtual currency has risen from around $1,000 at the start of the year to a record of $9,700.
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Archers 'fraud' storyline praised

Mon, 11/27/2017 - 00:09
Scriptwriters worked with Radio 4's consumer programme You and Yours on fraud plot.
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Citizens Advice warns about subscription contracts

Mon, 11/27/2017 - 00:05
Consumers still struggle to end unwanted subscriptions such as gym memberships, says Citizens Advice.
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Black Friday versus No-buy day - social media reacts

Fri, 11/24/2017 - 14:30
Whether you love it or hate it, #BlackFriday has arrived, but #BuyNothingDay has come to join in too.
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