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Axing the state pension for the richest 5-10 per cent was mooted by an OECD official, who told the FT: 'Giving less to the people at the top would free up resources to increase general…
04.27 / 16:10
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Royal London Asset Management said that despite the company’s ‘impressive’ performance, they did not agree with firm’s ‘excessive’ long-term incentive plan…
04.27 / 14:52
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EXPATS living in the European Union enjoy annual state pension rises just as they would if they still lived in the…
04.27 / 14:51
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People who bought new-built homes from Taylor Wimpey between 2007 and 2011 now face doubling ground rents as part of a fine print in the leasehold contract drawn up by the…
04.27 / 14:15
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Brand image is a powerful force in the car world, but many of the most famous are owned by huge carmaking groups. Take our quiz and test yourself with 15 questions on who owns…
04.27 / 11:59
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Adam Williams credit-card.jpg M&S Bank has increased the reward given to consumers who move their current account, with £185 in gift vouchers now offered to switchers. M&S Bank has increased the reward given to consumers who move their current account, with £185 in gift vouchers now offered to switchers. Customers who move to M&S Bank using the Current …
04.27 / 11:53
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The number of properties available to buy reached a record low for the month of March, according to data from the National Association of Estate…
04.27 / 11:32
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Pret will take a proactive approach and hunt for British workers instead of waiting for applicants to come to them, the chain’s chief executive Clive Schlee s…
04.27 / 11:32
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Adam Williams angry-man.jpg More than three million complaints were made about financial services firms in the second half of 2016, according to new data from the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA). More than three million complaints were made about financial services firms in the second half of 2016, according to new data from the Financial Conduct Authority…
04.27 / 09:37
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Helen Knapman magbreakouttemplateMAY17.png From boosting your savings, to slashing food, energy and petrol costs, and to protecting your pension; May’s Moneywise reveals 20 top tips to help you combat rising inflation. This month’s magazine, which is on sale in WHSmith now for just £3.95, also includes help for first-time buyers, easy tips…
04.27 / 08:31
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My wife and I bought £400 worth of travellers cheques from Thomas Cook in 2006. We cashed some in 2007, 2008 and 2010, leaving us with one £100 cheque e…
04.27 / 08:12
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Savers who prefer to stick to High Street accounts are being left out in the cold. A flurry of accounts paying top rates of interest are mostly available only to those willing to run their accounts…
04.27 / 08:12
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In the first quarter of this year, 42,470 new-build homes were registered, marking a 17 per cent increase on a year ago, the National House Building Association…
04.27 / 08:12
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Trump's administration has promised to cut tax rates for businesses to 15 per cent from the current 35 per cent, but there was little detail on the how the tax cuts would be paid…
04.27 / 07:26
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Muslims, especially in Saudi Arabia, break their fast in the holy month with the purple drink and…
04.27 / 07:02
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Croda International, based in East Riding, said its performance technologies division, which makes chemicals for paints, lubricants and plastic packaging, had done exceptionally…
04.27 / 07:02
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A government needs to be able to be nimble, to cut spending where necessary and to raise money should it…
04.27 / 06:52
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Along with £5 each month they deposit £1,000 for the first year, customers can also open an exclusive M&S monthly saver with a 'five per cent' rate of i…
04.27 / 06:40
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The lender - which has close ties to Germany’s Europhile government - said it could shift nearly half its 9,000 UK staff abroad because of B…
04.27 / 06:40
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The 60-year-old business could close 84 of its 194 High Street outlets, and is also reviewing a call centre in…
04.27 / 06:40
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