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Theatre seats: here’s how to bag them at bargain prices

We reveal the tips and tricks that can get you into shows for as little as £10 – or even free You …

Credit card spending overtakes cash for first time

Data from UK retailers suggests total card spending accounts for about 80% of sales Credit card spending has overtaken cash for the …

Credit cards: interest rates hit a record high

Customers who don’t pay off their bill in full each month face an average charge of 24.7% this month Interest rates may …

Thomas Cook shares plunge as travel firm stands on brink – business live

Thomas Cook shares have hit a record low as the firm races to raise an extra £200m to stave off collapse Thomas …

Inflation falls to 1.7%, its lowest level for nearly three years

Companies taking a wait-and-see approach to raising prices before Brexit, say economists UK inflation fell to its lowest level in almost three …

Student halls and food malls: House of Frasers turn over a new lease

As old leases expire, landlords look at innovative options to reuse department store sites House of Fraser in Wolverhampton is set to …

New windfarms will not cost billpayers after subsidies hit record low

Cost of supporting offshore turbines drops to less than market price for electricity The UK’s next wave of offshore windfarms will generate …

Travelex ATM’s phantom payout was out of order

I got a receipt from the machine but no money … and no action I used a Travelex cash machine to withdraw …

Marks & Spencer finance chief to step down

Humphrey Singer will work with chief executive Steve Rowe on succession process Marks & Spencer’s chief financial officer, Humphrey Singer, is stepping …

Alison Rose to become first female RBS chief executive

Deputy head of retail banking arm will also be first woman to lead one of UK’s big four banks Latest business news …