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Could we see more local, digital currencies?

A local digital currency in Liverpool could transform how we spend money.

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10 years on – how we still haven’t recovered from the economic crash

There is no doubt that the past decade has been a real struggle for many families financially.

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Do you hug at work?

Some people are more touchy-feely than others are – there is no doubt about that.

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It could soon be cheaper to shop in the morning

Your groceries could soon cost you more depending on the time of day you shop.

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Why loyalty can cost you money

A couple of stories have emerged of the rising cost of car insurance and utilities over the past few days, and this is something that really irks me.

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Do new proposals deserve some credit?

New proposals have been published to credit card companies to help their customers persistently in debt.

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A little look back, now there’s no turning back

Well, whether you agree with it or not, Article 50 has been triggered and the UK is officially leaving the EU.

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What does the new £1 coin mean to you?

The new £1 coin is set to be introduced into circulation from March 28, and it has been touted as the most secure coin in the world.

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Are you ready for Black Friday?

Black Friday is just a week away and people have differing opinions on this relatively new phenomenon.

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A few home truths about buying your first property

For a lot of young people, placing a foot on the housing ladder is incredibly tough, if not near impossible.  Sky-high prices mean most twenty-somethings have little chance of pulling together a deposit on even a modest property – some even need help to rent!

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