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STRUGGLING households should contact their bank for help if they've been hit financially by the coronavirus crisis. From mortgage holidays, to £350 interest-free overdrafts, we've rounded up...

THE Chancellor is set to force banks to lend cash to desperate businesses NOW in bid to save hundreds of thousands of jobs. Rishi Sunak will unveil a massive overhaul of the Government’s bailout scheme...

STRUGGLING credit card customers and loan borrowers are set to be given a temporary payment freeze under new proposals announced today. The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) is also asking banks to offer...

Banks’ disgrace THE public bailed out the banks in 2008. Those banks will never be forgiven if they refuse to rescue taxpayers’ jobs now. We have all been repulsed by eBay profiteers flogging handwash...

Just behave! Ministers warn High Street lenders not to exploit emergency scheme to help crisis-hit companies after it emerged they wanted to hike interest rate on loans Lloyds, Barclays and HSBC ditch...

Fury at banks for charging over 12% interest rate on loans to help firms during coronavirus crisis Major banks come under fire for telling company directors assets will be seized   Government will cover...

BEIRUT (Reuters) – Lebanon’s banks and schools were shut on Tuesday in a new wave of disruption amid urgent political efforts to form a new government to steer the country out of its worst...

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia’s Safmar group, an umbrella for Mikhail Gutseriyev’s family business, said in a statement on Friday that it plans to buy some assets that it said were previously...

BEIRUT (Reuters) – Banks in Lebanon will stay closed for safety reasons until stability returns, the banking association said on Thursday, as protesters flood the streets demanding the government...

A nurse stole bank details from her vulnerable patients and used them to go on online shopping sprees at stores such as River Island and boohoo. Stacey Marie Banfield would treat people with dementia and...

A granddad died from a rare cancer – which doctors initially mistook for hay fever . Chris Fidock, 57, first became unwell in August 2017 but his symptoms were dismissed as minor. After about a...

BERLIN (Reuters) – Berlin is striving for an agreement on who will take the European Union’s top jobs by July 2 – when the new European Parliament convenes – in the hope of avoiding...

IT is already hard for savers to get a decent return on their hard-earned cash, yet some banks and building societies are paying as little as 0.05 per cent in interest. The Sun has found customers are...

This year's summer will be hotter than usual for Britain – but forecasters have warned it could also be a VERY wet one. Temperatures will hover above average but will be accompanied by wet...

A heart-warming video shows a man – thought to be homeless- returning a bank card to a customer who had given him it and told him to withdraw money for himself. The man, with a beard and jacket,...

LONDON (Reuters) – Britain would have “fully functional” rules to remain a top global financial center even if it left the European Union without a Brexit deal, its lawmakers said on...