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My Money: 'I had forgotten how it all adds up'

Thu, 07/29/2021 - 00:12
Marketeer Toni says being able to socialise more and meet colleagues is pushing her spending higher.
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'We lost our life savings in a cryptocurrency scam'

Thu, 07/29/2021 - 00:03
A pensioner caught up in an investment saga lost it all, prompting warnings to others.
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Housing market cools as stamp duty break withdrawn

Wed, 07/28/2021 - 10:24
UK house prices still rose by 10.5% compared with a year ago, Nationwide building society says.
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Electric car charging prices 'must be fair' say MPs

Wed, 07/28/2021 - 01:23
Consumers should not have to pay excessive prices to use public car charging, MPs say.
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Bid for better bailiffs as pandemic debts rise

Tue, 07/27/2021 - 13:10
A plan is agreed to reduce aggressive debt collection, although charities still want statutory regulation.
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Covid: Insurance threat for pinged holidaymakers

Tue, 07/27/2021 - 11:11
Some travel insurance policies will not cover cancellation costs for travellers told to self-isolate.
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House prices at new high as buyers seek more space

Tue, 07/27/2021 - 00:00
Strong demand for houses will last into 2022 as buyers react to the pandemic, says property website Zoopla.
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Tesco Bank to close all its current accounts

Mon, 07/26/2021 - 14:59
The bank says most of the accounts have limited activity and are not being used.
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Covid: 'I earned less, but spent the same'

Mon, 07/26/2021 - 00:00
A new Couch to Financial Fitness programme aims to help people organise their finances post-pandemic.
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Rural vacuum for getting hold of cash

Fri, 07/23/2021 - 10:12
People living in rural areas have less chance of withdrawing or depositing cash nearby, research finds.
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People splash out on food and drink for Euro 2020

Fri, 07/23/2021 - 08:41
Retail sales rose by 0.5% as millions stocked up on food and drink to watch the football tournament.
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Post Office scandal: Postmasters to get up to £100,000

Thu, 07/22/2021 - 15:38
Subpostmasters wrongly convicted of offences during an IT scandal are to receive interim compensation.
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Charity, dating and pet spending booms, says Nationwide

Thu, 07/22/2021 - 00:02
People have been spending more on non-essentials as Covid restrictions ease, Nationwide says.
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Fewer flat buyers to face pre-mortgage cladding checks, says Robert Jenrick

Wed, 07/21/2021 - 21:56
Lenders agree to change applications for loans involving buildings below 18m high, the government says.
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'Catastrophic' backlog at driving licence body, warns union

Wed, 07/21/2021 - 12:52
MPs are told bad decisions by DVLA managers resulted in a "catastrophic" processing backlog of 1.4 million cases.
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UK property sales at new record as boom peaks

Wed, 07/21/2021 - 12:30
Sales surged during June but analysts say the property boom has peaked as stamp duty holidays are withdrawn.
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Gold attracts young investors trading online, says The Royal Mint

Wed, 07/21/2021 - 10:46
The Royal Mint records a rise in profits aided by a fivefold increase in gold investment by young adults.
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Women's state pension: Compensation closer for Waspi campaigners

Tue, 07/20/2021 - 11:12
The government was too slow to tell women they would be directly affected by the rising state pension age.
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Plans to modernise power of attorney system

Tue, 07/20/2021 - 05:58
People can put someone in charge of their affairs but the process is criticised for being slow to enact.
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Writing fake online reviews could be made illegal

Mon, 07/19/2021 - 22:22
A plan to crack down on online rip-offs has been outlined by the government.
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