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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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Coronavirus: Millions of garden plants set to be binned

Tue, 03/31/2020 - 07:30
The Horticultural Trades Association says many producers could go bust because of the coronavirus.
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Coronavirus: Carluccio's collapses putting 2,000 jobs at risk

Mon, 03/30/2020 - 15:17
The future of some 2,000 of the restaurant's employees hang in the balance.
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BrightHouse: Rent-to-own giant folds as coronavirus shuts shops

Mon, 03/30/2020 - 14:17
Customers must keep paying for items they are renting despite administrators being appointed.
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Coronavirus: EasyJet grounds entire fleet of planes due to virus

Mon, 03/30/2020 - 11:51
The budget airline says it cannot currently give a date for when it will restart commercial flights.
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‘My dream home hangs in the balance’

Sat, 03/28/2020 - 05:54
Government advice to "postpone a move if at all possible" amid the coronavirus outbreak has left many plans in flux.
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Rent-to-own giant Brighthouse close to collapse

Fri, 03/27/2020 - 16:03
Some 2,400 staff face the loss of their jobs as the company is expected to fall into administration.
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