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David Cameron said that Glasgow 2014 can be 'so much more than just an amazing sporting event' © PA
  • UK's £11bn deals target achieved early

    A four-year target of raising £11 billion for the UK economy from deals signed during the London Olympics has been surpassed two years early, the Prime Minister has announced.

The Citizens Advice charity complained that an ad promoted a casual 'worry-free' attitude to taking out a short-term loan © Frank May - DPA
  • Birthday loan promotion banned

    An email from payday lender Pounds to Pocket has been banned for encouraging customers to use a short-term loan to fund birthday celebrations.

The report suggests that the Government is already struggling to collect student loan debts © PA
  • Student loans 'close to tipping point'

    The student loans system is at "tipping point" due to government miscalculations and problems with collecting repayments, a cross-party group of MPs has warned.

Just 3% of people buying homes in June were aged 18-30, a report said © PA
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