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Bargains galore in the market for office furniture

BBC Money News Feed - Fri, 11/25/2022 - 00:19
Offices are being downsized and that means there is a lot of second-hand furniture on the market.
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Energy bill help to cost billions more from January

BBC Money News Feed - Thu, 11/24/2022 - 09:03
The cost to the government of subsidising bills is to rise - but households will not be affected.
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Police to text 70,000 victims in UK's biggest anti-fraud operation

BBC Money News Feed - Thu, 11/24/2022 - 01:53
The website iSpoof, used by criminals to make fake calls, has been taken down.
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'A £100 loan turned into nearly £1,000 a month'

BBC Money News Feed - Thu, 11/24/2022 - 00:04
The Stop Loan Sharks agency is warning against illegal lenders as families struggle with price rises.
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Royal Mail: Strikes over Christmas and Black Friday to go ahead

BBC Money News Feed - Wed, 11/23/2022 - 14:48
Royal Mail said it had made its "best and final offer" and accused the union of "holding Christmas to ransom".
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Five-year mortgage rates back below 6%

BBC Money News Feed - Wed, 11/23/2022 - 12:27
Average five-year mortgage rates fell below 6% this week for first time since October.
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Cost of living: Half of students in financial difficulty as prices soar

BBC Money News Feed - Wed, 11/23/2022 - 11:03
An official survey of students in England also finds many think the cost of living will harm their grades.
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Next wave of cost-of-living payments to hit accounts

BBC Money News Feed - Wed, 11/23/2022 - 00:02
Millions of people will receive help with energy bills over the coming weeks and months.
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Cost of living: Energy suppliers failing struggling customers - Ofgem

BBC Money News Feed - Tue, 11/22/2022 - 08:58
Failings included setting debt repayments so high that customers could not top-up their pre-payment meters.
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Black Friday: Shoppers warned most offers are not cheaper

BBC Money News Feed - Tue, 11/22/2022 - 00:04
Only one in seven Black Friday deals offered a genuine discount last year, says consumer group Which?
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Energy bills: Patients prescribed heating as part of health trial

BBC Money News Feed - Tue, 11/22/2022 - 00:01
The pilot will be expanded following its success, with one mum saying the difference was mind-blowing.
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People warned not to use 'cowboy' foam insulation firms

BBC Money News Feed - Mon, 11/21/2022 - 08:13
Homeowners should check carefully that companies are reputable before hiring them, says Nationwide.
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Cost of living: 'We both work but we can't afford the family rent'

BBC Money News Feed - Mon, 11/21/2022 - 01:13
A nurse is facing eviction with her family, and they can't find a new home within budget.
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Libraries at risk of cuts despite 'unprecedented' rise in users

BBC Money News Feed - Mon, 11/21/2022 - 00:02
Local libraries are seeing more people come through their doors, but fear services will be cut.
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Petrol prices: What is fuel duty and is it going up?

BBC Money News Feed - Fri, 11/18/2022 - 13:47
Why are UK pump prices at record highs, and when might they fall?
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UK house prices forecast to fall for the next two years

BBC Money News Feed - Fri, 11/18/2022 - 11:51
A drop of 9% is expected between now and autumn 2024, an official forecaster suggests.
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Autumn Statement: BBC experts on six things you need to know

BBC Money News Feed - Fri, 11/18/2022 - 00:02
BBC correspondents on how the new economic plan will affect your household budget.
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Electric car drivers must pay tax from 2025

BBC Money News Feed - Thu, 11/17/2022 - 15:13
Motoring groups, including the AA, warned the move would reduce the incentive to switch to electric vehicles.
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Autumn Statement 2022: Key points at-a-glance

BBC Money News Feed - Thu, 11/17/2022 - 14:57
Jeremy Hunt has delivered the Autumn Statement in the House of Commons. Here's what you need to know.
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Energy bills to rise to £3,000 a year from April

BBC Money News Feed - Thu, 11/17/2022 - 14:57
Help has been extended, but it's now less generous, meaning a typical household will pay more.
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