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House prices: Midlands sees biggest rises

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 11:51
The region saw the biggest price growth in the year to November, with London recording the slowest.
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UK inflation rate falls slightly

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 09:35
UK inflation rate fell slightly to 3.0% in December, from 3.1% in November, Office for National Statistics says
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Debt fears for poorer households

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 00:18
A quarter of very low-income households have high debt repayments or are behind on bills or repayments.
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Product safety flaws 'exposed by Whirlpool danger dryers'

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 00:15
More than one million fire-risk dryers are still being used in UK homes, a parliamentary committee says.
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Nationwide delays Open Banking launch

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 14:45
Six out of nine of the UK's largest current account providers missed Saturday's deadline.
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Post-Christmas debt help sought on 'Blue Monday'

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 07:32
Charities are braced to help those whose credit card bills have arrived after the festive period.
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Thousands struggle to access childcare on glitchy website

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 01:26
Parents are struggling to get subsidised childcare they are entitled to due to continued web issues.
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Male work patterns see big shift to part-time roles, study says

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 00:07
A big rise in men working part time is coupled with a fall in the number of middle earners.
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Open Banking 'revolution' to challenge banks' dominance

Fri, 01/12/2018 - 22:34
Fraud worries persist as the new Open Banking system promises to change the way we manage our money.
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Watchdog to review £11bn UK roll-out of smart meters

Thu, 01/11/2018 - 23:38
The National Audit Office will investigate whether the metres will save money for households.
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The areas where house prices rose fastest in 2017

Thu, 01/11/2018 - 09:37
Prices rose steeply in Wales and parts of the Midlands, but fell in Northern Ireland, the Halifax says.
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Unwelcome extra

Wed, 01/10/2018 - 16:47
Business will no longer be able to charge customers for paying by card, so what does this mean for prices?
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Ofgem boss: I'm sorry for failing vulnerable consumers

Wed, 01/10/2018 - 11:34
Dermot Nolan is cross-examined by MPs investigating the government's plans to cap some energy bills.
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Govia Thameslink franchise 'not providing value for money'

Wed, 01/10/2018 - 08:10
Southern, Thameslink and Great Northern passengers suffer the worst disruption in the UK, a report says.
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Just Eat criticised over service charge

Tue, 01/09/2018 - 11:54
The take-away food app has imposed a 50p service charge days ahead of a ban on card payment fees.
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Travellers being encouraged to fake illness, says ABTA

Tue, 01/09/2018 - 00:05
ABTA says millions of holidaymakers are being asked to pretend they were sick while away.
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Rising food costs leave little room for festive splurge

Tue, 01/09/2018 - 00:03
Retail sales growth was weak last month as shoppers spent more on essentials, industry figures show.
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Sharp slowdown in house price growth in 2017, Halifax says

Mon, 01/08/2018 - 10:12
House prices grew much more slowly in 2017 than in the previous year, the Halifax says.
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'Divorce Day' as money worries drive couples apart

Mon, 01/08/2018 - 00:10
The first working Monday of the year is when some married couples start to make divorce enquiries.
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Divorce costs

Sat, 01/06/2018 - 00:12
The process, were it to go all the way to a contested final court hearing, can cost more than £30,000.
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