Santander latest bank to set 40% overdraft rate

Image copyright Getty Images Millions of people with Santander’s popular current account face a cut in the interest paid amid changes for savers and borrowers. The bank has announced that,

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Gamblers to be banned from using credit cards

Image copyright Getty Images People are to be banned from using credit cards to place bets in an attempt to curb problem gambling, the Gambling Commission has said. The ban,

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Flybe: UK air passenger duty cut considered to save airline

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Flybe says air passenger duty unfairly burdens its domestic customers The government is considering a plan to cut air passenger duty on all domestic

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US to reverse China ‘currency manipulator’ label

Image copyright STR/Getty The US will reverse its decision to brand China a currency manipulator as the countries work toward a trade deal. The US Treasury Department is expected to

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Why Flybe matters: ‘Valuable connectivity’

Image copyright Getty Images Although it has been around under various names for the past 40 years, Flybe has never been an airline for the masses. The number of passengers

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Weak November weighs on UK growth

Image copyright Getty Images The UK’s economy grew by just 0.1% in the three months to November, according to the Office for National Statistics. Growth was slightly stronger in September

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Yusaku Maezawa: Japanese billionaire seeks ‘life partner’ for Moon voyage

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media caption‘Why I’ve bought a ticket to fly to the Moon’ Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa is looking for a female “life partner” to

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Parents ‘under greater pressure to work at night’

Image copyright Getty Images More parents now feel under pressure check their work emails in the evening, according to a new report. The 2020 Modern Families Index found that 44%

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Bank of England policy-maker hints at possible rate cut

Image copyright Bank of England Another Bank of England policy-maker has floated the idea of cutting the central bank’s main interest rate. Gertjan Vlieghe told the Financial Times he will

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Department store Beales warns of collapse risk

Image copyright BEALES One of Britain’s oldest department stores has warned that it could collapse into administration. Beales, which began trading in Bournemouth in 1881, said 22 stores and 1,000

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