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2014/08/18 23:36
2014/08/18 23:36
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BBC News - Payday loan middlemen complaints 'more than double' For a better experience on your device, try our mobile site. BBC navigation Share this page Consumers have lost up to £700 as a...
2014/08/18 23:36
2014/08/18 23:36
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2014/08/17 06:42
2014/08/17 06:42
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With only a few weeks to go until the start of the next academic year, thousands of families are facing up to a school uniform bill that can, in some cases, be more than £500 per state school...
2014/08/16 21:42
2014/08/16 21:42
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... August 1964 The first MotD. Kenneth Wolstenholme introduces Liverpool 3 Arsenal 2 with the line: “Welcome to Match of the Day, the first of a weekly series on BBC Two. This afternoon we are in...
2014/08/12 19:42
2014/08/12 19:42
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A "back to school" advertising campaign by a pawnbroker offering help with educational expenses has been criticised as playing on the fears of anxious parents. Posters advertising the company,...
2014/08/12 13:17
2014/08/12 13:17
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Scams advice from OFT The Office of Fair Trading is urging the public to beware of telephone and internet scams, which are on the increase. The advice is that if it sounds too good to be true, it...
2014/08/12 07:26
2014/08/12 07:26
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The Investors Club, renamed as Property Club, sued by couple claiming they were misled into taking out $1 million in loans A New South Wales couple is suing an investment club run by one of...
2014/08/12 00:11
2014/08/12 00:11
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THE Office of Fair Trading is considering acting on a complaint made against the Bundaberg International Women's Society after it held a fundraiser without being a registered organisation or applying...
2014/08/09 07:18
2014/08/09 07:18
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Sugar hit: Online game Candy Crush Saga. The NRMA is outside waiting to fix my car but I'm not leaving my laptop. Amateo from Athens has just scored 155 points with "zapateo" and Chuan from Shanghai...
2014/08/03 23:53
2014/08/03 23:53
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Real estate licences handed out like 'lollies' After industry leaders highlighted the need for zero tolerance around fraud cases, a real estate principal has said the Office of Fair Trading (OFT) is...
2014/07/26 23:41
2014/07/26 23:41
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Published at 13:30, Thursday, 06 March 2008 HALTWHISTLE is to get a Sainsbury's supermarket – and it'll be open by the summer. The retail giant has bought the Co-op store on Aesica Road – one of two...
2014/07/24 07:23
2014/07/24 07:23
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IN A world of technical gadgetry, Toowoomba mothers are turning to an age-old remedy to soothe their teething babies. Amber teething jewellery has become the latest fad in parenting circles. Judy...
2014/07/22 08:09
2014/07/22 08:09
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... warned I'd take them to court, and I got my money' Greg Birch from Surrey, credits a threatening email for his £150 refund. "I warned I'd expose the company and take it to the small claims court,"...
2014/07/21 12:36
2014/07/21 12:36
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Share this page The CMA will announce its banking competition conclusions on Friday Poor old banks. Just as they were looking forward to the summer holiday, along comes a new threat to their...
2014/07/21 02:36
2014/07/21 02:36
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Share this page Millions of savers may not be getting value for money from their pension schemes The Office of Fair Trading has concluded that many "defined contribution" pension schemes offer poor...
2014/07/19 06:35
2014/07/19 06:35
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The EC has been working with consumer protection bodies in its member states, as well as app store owners, to improve their policies following controversies and concerns around the use of IAP in apps...
2014/07/19 02:27
2014/07/19 02:27
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Split of big UK banks foreseen as competition body plans full probe Calcutta News.NetFriday 18th July, 2014LONDON - British competition watchdog Friday recommended a full-scale inquiry into the...
2014/07/18 06:36
2014/07/18 06:36
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Share this page The new rules may come as a big surprise to you For the past three years, bank customers in the UK have had an excellent set of legal powers to tackle their banks if they think they...
2014/07/17 17:21
2014/07/17 17:21
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Britain is to abolish, merge or reform 481 semi-independent state agencies to cut spending and help cut its deficit, under a plan that will cost thousands of jobs and change the way many services are...
2014/08/18 23:36
2014/08/18 23:36
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