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Is now the time to raise interest rates?

With the economy on an uncertain footing, but inflation crushing wage growth, should rates rise now?

Police conduct inquiries into Royal Bank of Scotland unit

Officers are looking into a division of the bank set up to help failing firms, the BBC understands.

'Huge business rate rise' for small firms

Inflation-busting increases are looming for thousands of shops in England, says research firm CVS.

Tenants 'unfairly miss out on credit'

Mortgage applicants are unable to rely on rent payment history as proof that they can afford a home loan.

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