Homes set to be hit with council tax hikes of £ 54...

HOUSEHOLDS have been warned to brace for savage increases in council tax from tomorrow, as a freeze on the bills comes to an end. Families are set to pay an extra & pound; 54 on average - the largest jump in the...
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02 April 2016, 5:00

Losses of Co-operative bank more than double to £ 610m...

THE Co-operative bank has warned it will take longer to rebuild its finances as annual losses more than doubled to £ 610.6million. The lender, which nearly collapsed in 2013 when it announced a & pound; 1.5billion...
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02 April 2016, 4:00

Business news: Argos, factories, Fyffes, oil prices...

ARGOS chain owner Home Retail Group has backed a £ 1.4billion takeover by Sainsbury's. The supermarket, which had been pursuing a deal for nearly five months, got a clear run after the withdrawal of South African...
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02 April 2016, 4:00

What to do before the tax year ends - Only days to go...

BRITONS across the nation are getting their finances in order before the end of the tax year. But what do you need to do? The 2015/16 tax year ends at midnight on Tuesday April 5. Here is everything you need to do...
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01 April 2016, 22:00

Do YOU ​​know what happens to your pension after death?...

CONFUSION is rife over what happens to pensions after death, with many people who inherit money set for a nasty shock in the form of a stinging tax bill, according to exclusive research for Express.co.uk. Shocking...
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01 April 2016, 22:00

National price hike day: Millions hit with higher bills from TODAY...

MILLIONS of families face an eye-watering squeeze on budgets as a wave of household costs jump today. Council tax, water, dentist bills and air fares are among the prices rising with the beginning of the tax year,...
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01 April 2016, 17:40

Sainsbury's to buy Argos in £ 1.4bn deal amid store closure fears...

SAINSBURY'S is set to be new the new owner of Argos, after the supermarket agreed a £ 1.4billion deal to buy parent company Home Retail Group. It's thought Sainsbury's wants to use Argos to fight back against the...
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01 April 2016, 15:41

Why is Britain's steel industry in meltdown?...

TATA Steel's shock plans to sell its UK business, threatening thousands of jobs, is the latest blow to the struggling industry. But why is Britain's steel industry in crisis? The government has held emergency talks in...
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01 April 2016, 15:41

4.5million Britons will get a pay rise TODAY - are you one of them?...

DO NOT miss out when one in three Britons get a pay rise in some parts of the country thanks to the new national minimum wage. Here is everything you need to know about the new wage coming in on Friday. Up to a third...
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01 April 2016, 14:00

Business news: TUI, Royal London, GlaxoSmithKline, Booker Group...

TOUR operator TUI put rival Thomas Cook in the shade as bumper bookings for cruises and long haul destinations, such as Mexico, helped off-set "subdued" demand for Turkish trips. FTSE 100 group TUI, whose brands...
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589
01 April 2016, 12:00

Business News: Bonmarché, Hornby, Carnival, Vodafone...

BONMARCHÉ has ​​poached Asda's top womenswear buyer Helen Connolly to lead its fashion revival. Connolly, currently senior buying director for George at Asda and a former head of buying at Dorothy Perkins, will take...
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01 April 2016, 0:40

Concerns for economic recovery as deficit hits record high...

THE pound hit a 15-month low against the euro yesterday as concerns over Britain's economic recovery intensified after its deficit with the rest of the world ballooned to a record high. Official figures showed the...
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01 April 2016, 0:40

Do YOU ​​live in the ONLY place in Britain where prices are still below the 2000 peak?...

THERE is just one location in Britain where house prices are below what they were in at the turn of the century, according to analysis. Typical values ​​in the centre of Bolton have dropped nine per cent over 15 years...
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31 March 2016, 21:21

When is the ISA deadline? How to make the most of your tax-free allowance...

SAVERS across Britain are rushing to add to their tax-free savings before the ISA deadline next week. But how can you make the most of your tax-free allowance? When is the ISA deadline?People must add to their tax-free...
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31 March 2016, 19:22

BANKING STORM: Unsustainable calm sparks fears of a market crash and ANOTHER crisis...

FEARS are growing for some of the world's biggest investment banks, as experts warn mayhem could soon rip through markets over the coming weeks. Trading revenues at global investment firms dropped by as much as 56 per...
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31 March 2016, 19:22