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Budget 2021: Mortgage guarantee to help buyers with 5% deposit

Sat, 27 Feb 2021 12:23:37 GMT

The chancellor says public finances are facing a "challenge" from the impact of the pandemic.

Budget 2021: Rishi Sunak to inject £126m to boost traineeship scheme

Sat, 27 Feb 2021 03:51:20 GMT

The chancellor also launches a "flexi-job" scheme so people can work for several firms at once.

Loan shark fears as fewer investigations begin during Covid crisis

Fri, 26 Feb 2021 23:43:27 GMT

Illegal money lenders have been shaming non-payers on social media during the pandemic.

Budget 2021: Stamp duty holiday deadline 'may cost us £12,000'

Fri, 26 Feb 2021 23:44:21 GMT

Homebuyers facing high costs and delays want the tax break to be extended at the Budget.

Amanda Staveley loses High Court fight with Barclays over damages

Fri, 26 Feb 2021 16:24:24 GMT

A businesswoman who sued Barclays for hundreds of millions loses court case, but judge accuses bank of "deceit".