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House purchases plummet in Q2 2020

Fewer than a million customers now on a payment deferral.

Low deposit mortgage deals fall amid pandemic

In September mortgage deals fell 26.7%.

HMRC updates SEISS repayment guidelines

Notification period ends on 20 October 2020.

£2 billion kickstart scheme launched

New scheme offers funding for work placements.

Teenagers gain access to child trust funds for first time

Around 55,000 accounts are set to mature each month.

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