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Thomas Cook collapses as last-ditch rescue talks fail

6 hours 7 min ago
The tour firm's failure means more than 150,000 British tourists will need to be repatriated.
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Thomas Cook set for last-ditch rescue talks

Sun, 09/22/2019 - 07:08
The tour operator will hold a crisis meeting with key players on Sunday in a bid to avoid insolvency.
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Huge rise in catalytic converter thefts

Fri, 09/20/2019 - 22:32
The Met Police says catalytic converter thefts almost doubled due to precious metal prices rising.
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Thomas Cook: Your questions answered

Fri, 09/20/2019 - 14:26
The travel company is searching for investment, prompting concern among customers. So what happens next?
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Why Booker shortlist is more taxing for some readers

Fri, 09/20/2019 - 00:00
Publishers say VAT charged on e-books and audiobooks unfairly pushes up prices for the partially sighted.
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Bank of England forecasts low interest rates for longer

Thu, 09/19/2019 - 12:13
Policymakers say the UK will avoid recession this year, but Brexit is still weighing on the economy.
Categories: Money still duping customers, says watchdog

Thu, 09/19/2019 - 01:34
The consumer watchdog claims the website is still using 'pressure-selling' tactics.
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Consumers' credit card spending 'overtakes cash'

Thu, 09/19/2019 - 00:12
Debit cards were most used, but falling cash use pushed notes and coins to third place, say retailers.
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Albemarle and Bond helpline 'improved'

Wed, 09/18/2019 - 14:49
Amid heavy criticism, the company says that it remains solvent and customers' pawned items are safe.
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Inflation surprise as computer game prices drop

Wed, 09/18/2019 - 10:39
The cost of living dropped to 1.7% in August as games and download prices fell.
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House price growth slowest for seven years, says ONS

Wed, 09/18/2019 - 10:27
The latest figures show the biggest drop in prices in the last year was in the North East of England.
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Cash machines closing fastest in poor areas, chancellor told

Wed, 09/18/2019 - 00:02
Consumer group Which? urges the chancellor to act over the loss of free ATMs in poor communities.
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Smart meters: What is going on?

Tue, 09/17/2019 - 16:10
Smart meters were supposed to make our lives easier. and cheaper, but their introduction has been controversial.
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No charge for 91-year-old's boiler 'under any circumstances'

Tue, 09/17/2019 - 14:06
Burnley plumber gains worldwide attention for not charging elderly customer "under any circumstances".
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Albemarle and Bond: 'My tears over pawned jewellery'

Tue, 09/17/2019 - 00:04
Frustration for customers continues after pawnbroker Albemarle and Bond shuts branches.
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Energy suppliers get more time to install smart meters

Mon, 09/16/2019 - 19:32
Suppliers now have until 2024 to fit them into homes, but it may mean higher costs for the industry.
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Rise in teenage money mules prompts warnings

Mon, 09/16/2019 - 13:19
Cases of 14 to 18-years-olds who have allowed their bank accounts to be used grows by 73% in two years.
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App that cancels subscriptions launches in UK

Mon, 09/16/2019 - 08:09
The virtual card automatically protects people from being charged at the end of a free trial period.
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Illegal work practices 'far too common' says think tank study

Mon, 09/16/2019 - 00:27
Many workers report not receiving paid holidays or wage slips, says the Resolution Foundation.
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Thomas Cook 'racing to finalise rescue deal'

Sun, 09/15/2019 - 12:07
The troubled travel firm is understood to be in last minute negotiations with bondholders.
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