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Coronavirus: Property sales down 70% since lockdown, says Zoopla

Tue, 04/07/2020 - 08:55
Homes are still being listed for sale as people adopt a wait-and-see policy over coronavirus.
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Coronavirus: 'I was asked for £430 a month for my shut nursery'

Tue, 04/07/2020 - 00:01
Many nurseries are closed, but some are still asking parents to continue to pay a monthly fee
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Coronavirus: Why is the petrol price nearing £1 a litre?

Tue, 04/07/2020 - 00:01
An oil price war and Covid-19 travel restrictions are cutting fuel costs but it is not good news for everyone.
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Coronavirus: You can't just stop paying rent, tenants told

Mon, 04/06/2020 - 12:58
Landlords say the government should make it clear that rent must be paid unless a landlord agrees to a pause.
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Coronavirus: 'Under 25s and women financially worst hit'

Mon, 04/06/2020 - 07:36
A "concentration" of workers under 25, women and the low-paid will be hit by the virus lockdown.
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Coronavirus: 'I missed out on furlough payments by a day'

Sun, 04/05/2020 - 00:32
Thousands of people who started new jobs are not eligible for the government's 80% wage grant.
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My Money: 'People have started leaving their houses again'

Fri, 04/03/2020 - 22:04
As part of a BBC blog series, Jen Smith talks us through one week as pandemic restrictions ease in Shenzhen.
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Coronavirus: What does it mean if I've been furloughed by work?

Fri, 04/03/2020 - 02:00
Millions unable to do their job due to coronavirus will have their wages paid by a new scheme.
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Coronavirus and money: What if I can't pay my bills?

Fri, 04/03/2020 - 00:42
Social distancing is leading people to worry about money. Here's some advice on paying your bills.
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Coronavirus conman barges in on 83-year-old woman

Fri, 04/03/2020 - 00:01
Trading standards officers say old-fashioned doorstep crime is rising as virus concern is exploited.
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Coronavirus: Interest-free overdraft plan for struggling borrowers

Thu, 04/02/2020 - 09:33
The UK's finance watchdog plans to end a "banking lottery" for those affected by coronavirus.
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Coronavirus: Nearly a million universal credit claims in past two weeks

Wed, 04/01/2020 - 22:56
Officials say the benefit system is coping despite unprecedented demand due to pandemic.
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Coronavirus: Banks bow to pressure and axe shareholder payments

Wed, 04/01/2020 - 07:45
The Bank of England has also told the banks to cancel plans for cash bonuses for executives.
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Coronavirus: A fifth of smaller UK firms 'will run out of cash'

Wed, 04/01/2020 - 03:06
Despite government help, almost 20% of UK firms are unlikely to get the money they need to survive.
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Coronavirus' 'minimum wage heroes'

Wed, 04/01/2020 - 00:02
Hear from the people on low wages who are taking a risk to keep the country running.
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National living wage rises by 6.2%

Wed, 04/01/2020 - 00:01
The increase has been welcomed by unions and takes the hourly pay for people aged 25 and over to £8.72.
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Coronavirus: Debenhams seeks urgent deal with landlords

Tue, 03/31/2020 - 16:06
The department store is heading for another major restructuring which could involve more store closures.
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Coronavirus: 'I don't want a flight voucher, where's my refund?'

Tue, 03/31/2020 - 13:59
The airlines' trade body wants to give vouchers for cancelled flights but passengers are unhappy.
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Coronavirus: UK mortgage market goes into lockdown

Tue, 03/31/2020 - 12:05
Lenders are cutting back on loans, unless borrowers have a huge deposit or plenty of equity.
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Coronavirus: Supermarket sales in March 'busier than Christmas'

Tue, 03/31/2020 - 09:35
Grocery sales this month beat all previous records as shoppers stocked up, a survey says,
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