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Understanding

The key dates for your finances in 2019

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Why Budget tax allowance change isn’t as generous as it appears

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News

UK retail sales recover in January

Retail sales bounced back in January, following a challenging December.

E.ON loses most customers in January

E.ON continued to lose customers to other providers in January – in what prove...

EDF loses 200,000 customers as earnings tumble

EDF energy saw 200,000 customers switch to different providers in what proved to...

Seven in 10 Brits have made no plans for end of life care

Research from consumer group Which? shows the majority of Brits have no plans in...

Five ways to cut your energy bills

Home management service Hoppy outlines five hacks to lower your household bills ...

Brits spend over £1bn on Valentine’s Day gifts

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