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Universal credit claimants 'overwhelmed' by debt

Thu, 03/17/2022 - 00:00
Many people getting universal credit can't cover the rising cost of living, says charity.
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Diesel rises again to hit a record £1.76 a litre

Wed, 03/16/2022 - 12:37
Russia's invasion of Ukraine has rocked global oil prices and pushed up the cost of fuel in the UK.
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Cost of living: Consumers urged to take up workplace perks

Wed, 03/16/2022 - 11:52
An estimated 10 million people can access discount schemes at work but may not use them, research suggests.
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Oil price falls below $100 but petrol hits new high

Tue, 03/15/2022 - 13:36
Motoring groups call for fuel prices to fall as Brent crude drops to its lowest for two weeks.
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Cost of living: 'My pay isn't keeping up with rising prices'

Tue, 03/15/2022 - 10:40
The number of unemployed drops below pre-pandemic levels, but wages continue to lag behind rising prices.
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Petrol prices set to ease after hitting record highs

Mon, 03/14/2022 - 12:08
Fuel prices are expected to peak this week before falling due to the price of oil dropping globally.
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Cost of living: Food boss says prices could rise by up to 15%

Mon, 03/14/2022 - 10:31
The boss of food firm 2 Sisters warns prices will jump as a result of the war in Ukraine.
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Boss accused of defrauding blind workers' pensions

Sun, 03/13/2022 - 00:27
Blind staff at failed 168-year-old business say they are owed pay, redundancy and furlough money.
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Fears funeral plan reforms could mean thousands lose money

Sat, 03/12/2022 - 00:51
There is growing concern that tougher regulations for funeral plan providers could hit many customers.
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Petrol price hits new record above £1.60 a litre

Fri, 03/11/2022 - 11:12
As fuel prices reach fresh highs, one coach travel business says some services are becoming unviable.
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Fuel price jump will hit food bills, distributors warn

Thu, 03/10/2022 - 00:02
Shops and food distributors say soaring fuel prices will push up food bills.
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Ukraine war: Cost of filling diesel family car hits record £90

Wed, 03/09/2022 - 15:50
Diesel prices see their biggest daily jump in two decades as household budgets squeezed by rising energy costs.
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Jack Monroe says families need urgent help with rising bills

Wed, 03/09/2022 - 13:18
Price rises due to the Ukraine war will hit low income families hardest, Jack Monroe tells MPs.
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Cost of living: Warning UK faces biggest income squeeze in nearly 50 years

Tue, 03/08/2022 - 06:56
The war in Ukraine will lead to an even tighter squeeze on living standards this spring, a think tank says.
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Ukraine war 'catastrophic for global food'

Mon, 03/07/2022 - 00:14
One of the world's biggest fertiliser firms says the conflict could deliver a shock to food supplies.
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Charities warn fuel poverty could double in a year

Fri, 03/04/2022 - 23:00
A third of UK households could be fuel poor from October if bills rise to £3,000 a year, as feared.
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Price of first class stamps to rise to 95p

Fri, 03/04/2022 - 12:39
Royal Mail says letter deliveries are continuing to decline, but operating costs are going up.
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Metal price rise will make canned food more expensive, says LME chief

Fri, 03/04/2022 - 10:59
UK shoppers are likely to face higher prices, the head of the London Metal Exchange says.
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Energy bills could reach £3,000 as oil and gas prices soar

Thu, 03/03/2022 - 10:32
The surging prices mean household energy bills are expected to rise further than previously estimated.
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Martin Lewis explains how the energy price cap will affect domestic bills

Thu, 03/03/2022 - 09:46
Martin Lewis explains how the energy price cap will affect domestic bills.
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