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Understanding

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News

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Parents to spend £624 entertaining their kids this summer

British parents expect to spend £9.1bn entertaining their kids over the summer ...

Energy bills soaring despite price cap

This year is set to be the worst on record for energy price rises, with 42 price...

Energy customers pay the price for the collapse of energy companies

UK energy customers are facing a potential bill of £172m from the collapse of 1...

Price hikes for BT Sport and TV customers

BT has emailed hundreds of thousands of customers to tell them the cost of their...

Identity theft reaches record levels: how to protect yourself  

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