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Cruel lottery as banks play blame game over push-payment fraud

11 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Reforms have been brought in, but more is needed to protect the victims of scams that netted £200m in the first half of last year Elena Rossi* was quoted £2,400 by her plumber...
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Leo February 23 today's free daily star sign horoscope by Russell Grant

19 hours ago   |   Belfast telegraph   |   10 articles

Money from an inheritance, legal settlement or royalty agreement will pour into your bank account.
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Goodbye to Frankie & Benny's as it quits ailing retail parks 

Goodbye to Frankie & Benny's as it quits ailing retail parks 

20 hours ago   |   Daily Mail

Former bank chief Andy Hornby will this week speed up drastic cuts to The Restaurant Group's struggling casual dining brands - with Frankie & Benny's and Chiquito in the new...
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3 things to consider when you're deciding which savings account to open

3 things to consider when you're deciding which savings account to open

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

When shopping for a new savings account, look for a high-yield savings account that helps your money grow. It's the same as a traditional savings account, but offers interest...
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With savings rates so low where should you put your extra cash?

1 day ago   |   The Guardian

Long-suffering savers have fewer accounts to choose from and some customers are being paid no interest at all Millions of savers were dealt a blow this week when National...
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Dormant investments worth millions could be handed to good causes

Dormant investments worth millions could be handed to good causes

1 day ago   |   Daily Mail

Some £600m sitting in inactive bank accounts has gone to good causes since 2008, and the Government is thinking about extending this to investment funds, shares and insurance...
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Squawk firm leaked secret trading details to its subscribers

Squawk firm leaked secret trading details to its subscribers

1 day ago   |   Daily Mail

The serious breaches by Livesquawk, which sells its breaking news service to traders at investment banks and hedge funds, could potentially have helped its clients make...
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Barclays faces probe over computer software it used to spy on staff

Barclays faces probe over computer software it used to spy on staff

1 day ago   |   Daily Mail

The High Street bank started trialling the technology last week, which lets managers track how long employees spend at their desks and time spent on tasks.
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Police issue warning over HMRC scam calls

2 days ago   |   North Yorkshire Police

North Yorkshire Police are warning the public to be vigilant after a surge in calls from scammers claiming to be HMRC was reported overnight in the county. In most instances...
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NS&I and Marcus Bank cut rates - what's the point of saving? This is Money podcast

NS&I and Marcus Bank cut rates - what's the point of saving? This is Money podcast

2 days ago   |   Daily Mail

This week, savings have been in sharp focus with National Savings and Investments cutting rates on a number of its offerings, including popular Premium Bonds.
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BBC bosses spent ‘£10k a night‘ for Greg James' stunt despite axing shows to...

BBC bosses spent ‘£10k a night‘ for Greg James' stunt despite axing shows to save money

The DJ was holed up in a secret room with no windows for 48 hours, unaware of where he was, having been bundled into a car after the BRITs afterparty Read more ...

How Tyson Fury and Deontay Wilder's personal relationship has changed since...

How Tyson Fury and Deontay Wilder's personal relationship has changed since first fight

Fury and Wilder will meet in Vegas on Saturday night As Tyson Fury and Deontay Wilder prepare for their second heavyweight title bout, the mood is somewhat different. Ahead of... Read more ...

A startup founder who spent 100 hours interviewing millennials found 3...

A startup founder who spent 100 hours interviewing millennials found 3 hangups usually keep them from being good with money

Sunny Israni, founder of personal finance app Clasp, spent over 100 hours interviewing millennials about their money perspectives and habits. In his interviews, he found that... Read more ...

I bought a 20-year term life insurance policy, and there are 4 reasons I'd...

I bought a 20-year term life insurance policy, and there are 4 reasons I'd tell anyone to do the same

Term life insurance is cheaper than other options, like a whole life policy . Although term plans have no cash value, they will save you money on insurance costs that you can... Read more ...

A WeWork exec who was Rebecca Neumann's cousin regularly ran up huge expense...

A WeWork exec who was Rebecca Neumann's cousin regularly ran up huge expense reports before other execs ganged up and forced him out

In the summer of 2018, a woman who worked on WeWork's real estate team sent the company a document filled with allegations involving the partying lifestyle of multiple members... Read more ...

Here's exactly where to keep your money for every financial goal

Here's exactly where to keep your money for every financial goal

The best place to save your money depends on your time horizon for specific goals. If you want to spend the cash in the next year or two, a high-yield savings account or CD is... Read more ...

Inside Floyd Mayweather's birthday bash as fake money is thrown at strippers

Inside Floyd Mayweather's birthday bash as fake money is thrown at strippers

The Money Man, who turns 43 on Monday, lived up to his reputation by celebrating his imminent birthday at glitzy Hollywood nightclub Boulevard3 Read more ...

Man tries to dye carpets to save money and ends up ruining the living room

Man tries to dye carpets to save money and ends up ruining the living room

A man who had seen other people successfully use Dylon dye pods to change the colour of their carpets gave it a go himself - and it didn't quite turn out as he had hoped Read more ...

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Coronation Street spoilers: Abuser Geoff Metcalfe's most sick act yet destroys Yasmeen Nazir

Wickedly evil Geoff Metcalfe is set to get even worse in Coronation Street when he takes horrific action against Yasmeen Nazir when she doesn't have his dinner ready on... Read more ...

King of the short-sellers, Carson Block: 'I've got a list of UK firms'

King of the short-sellers, Carson Block: 'I've got a list of UK firms'

The feared activist investor who has taken on hospitals operator NMC Health and litigation finance firm Burford Capital has set out plans to expand and target more UK companies. Read more ...