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Discounts return to cut electricity use amid cold snap

Tue, 11/28/2023 - 17:18
National Grid ESO's scheme offers some households a chance to save on energy bills during peak hours.
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'We don't know if we can complete on our new home'

Tue, 11/28/2023 - 13:44
Alice Fenton is one of many homebuyers currently in limbo as a result of a cyber-attack on IT firm CTS.
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Cyber-incident leaves home sales in limbo

Mon, 11/27/2023 - 16:52
Buyers say they have been left hanging as a company that provides IT to law firms sees its services hit.
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Can I get a Cold Weather Payment and how much are they?

Mon, 11/27/2023 - 12:11
Cold Weather Payments are available to some when there is a run of sub-zero temperatures.
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Leasehold reforms: Michael Gove confident bill will pass by next election

Mon, 11/27/2023 - 01:26
The bill would make it easier and cheaper for homeowners to extend their lease or buy their freehold.
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Interest rates: Why there is more pain still to come

Sun, 11/26/2023 - 01:56
Inflation may be easing but the impact of high interest rates is still to kick in for many people.
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HSBC down: Thousands face mobile and online banking outages

Fri, 11/24/2023 - 10:57
The firm says it is "really sorry" for the problem, which comes on the busy shopping day Black Friday.
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Energy saving tips: Five ways to cut costs this winter

Thu, 11/23/2023 - 16:22
Energy prices will be lower this winter than last - but you may be able to save even more on your bill.
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Energy price cap will rise in January adding pressure on households

Thu, 11/23/2023 - 07:28
A new domestic energy price cap has been announced leading to higher bills for millions.
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What the Autumn Statement means for you and your money

Wed, 11/22/2023 - 14:05
Now the speech has been delivered, what does it mean for your finances in the months ahead?
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NI and business tax cuts expected in Autumn Statement

Wed, 11/22/2023 - 07:57
The chancellor is expected to unveil cuts for millions of workers and tough new benefit sanctions.
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Minimum wage to rise to £11.44 per hour

Tue, 11/21/2023 - 17:43
The new rate will apply to those aged 21 and over for the first time, the chancellor says.
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Black Friday deals: How to avoid impulse buys in the sales

Tue, 11/21/2023 - 10:41
A report by Which? magazine has found only a fraction of discounted products are at their cheapest.
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Autumn Statement: Hunt does not rule out income tax cuts

Sun, 11/19/2023 - 12:07
The chancellor says he wants to lower taxes but only in a responsible way that does not risk inflation.
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What is inheritance tax and will it be cut?

Fri, 11/17/2023 - 14:43
Inheritance tax is again creating political debate so how does it work and who pays?
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Benefit claimants not seeking work to face mandatory work placements

Thu, 11/16/2023 - 16:50
It is part of a plan to get people back to work, with more investment in career support also promised.
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Energy standing charges review after anger at rises

Thu, 11/16/2023 - 10:10
Standing charges are the cost of having a home connected to gas and electricity, but rises have been criticised.
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What a falling inflation rate means for your finances

Wed, 11/15/2023 - 12:34
Falling inflation and rising wages ease cost of living pressures for some, but money is still very tight.
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Inflation slows to 4.6% as government says pledge met

Wed, 11/15/2023 - 10:51
UK inflation fell sharply in October to its lowest rate in two years, largely due to lower energy prices.
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Pay rises outstrip inflation by most for two years

Tue, 11/14/2023 - 10:37
Wages are increasing faster than prices, but there are signs the jobs market is starting to weaken.
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