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Ten things we can't be bothered to do

Has anyone really got the time to switch accounts?

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Bank votes 8-1 to hold UK rates

The Bank of England votes 8-1 to hold UK interest rates at the record low of 0.5%.

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Investors back software start-up firm

Software start-up GeckoLabs announces plans to expand in the UK and overseas after securing venture capital backing.

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US trade deficit lowest in five months

The US trade deficit with the rest of the world fell to a five-month low in July, official figures show.

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