Robert Jenrick, the Housing Secretary, has today announced that an extra £3.5bn will be used to remove cladding on high-rise buildings. And only on high-rise buildings above 18metres, and only on cladding, not other fire safety concerns.
Firms such as Klarna and Clearpay are now facing stricter controls from the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), who will now be responsible for regulating the sector. That means more checks on the customer when they choose to use these services.
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The latest UK inflation figures show that inflation has gone up 0.6% in the year December 2019 - December 2020. It is a sharp rise compared to the November figure of 0.3%.
We are now living in a society in which we use cash less. Transactions are electronic. With the unwillingness to touch other peoples’ possibly Covid infected money, we have leapt into a cashless society.